News for April, 2021

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April 30, 2021

Court Rules Waters and O'Doherty Must Pay Legal Costs

Journalists John Waters and Gemma O'Doherty must pay the legal costs of their failed appeal against a refusal to allow them to challenge the constitutionality of laws introduced in response to the pandemic.

April 30, 2021

Approval of Settlement of Trust Proceedings Concerning Provision for Child

O v. M [2021] IEHC 253 – High Court (General) –  O'Moore J, 18 March 2021)

High Court: (a) accedes to application to revoke and substitute trust in will; and (b) approves settlement of proceedings concerning the making of proper provision for a child in a will, on the grounds the settlement would avoid financial cost and emotional upset, and save court time.

April 30, 2021

High Court Orders Urgent Tube Feeding for Malnourished Woman

The High Court has made orders in the case of a severly malnourished woman in her 50s allowing her to be tube fed where the court was told that her life was 'in acute danger'.

April 30, 2021

High Court Refuses Proposal To Pay Mortgage until 98 Years Old

In what has been regarded as an important test case, the High Court has refused to approve a pensioner's Personal Insolvency Arrangement (PIA) which would have seen her making mortgage payments on her home until she was 98 years old.

April 30, 2021

Four Gardaí To Face Charges in Alleged Corruption Investigation

Four serving Gardaí are due before the courts next month in relation to a lengthy Garda investigation into allegations centred on perverting the course of the justice system.

April 29, 2021

Bloomsbury IP/IT Law Briefing

The April issue of the Bloomsbury IP/IT Law Briefing is now live for subscribers to Intellectual Property and IT.

April 29, 2021

Mother and Baby Homes: Not Enough Information for Criminal Investigation

Gardai have said there is insufficient detail in the report by the Mother and Baby Homes Commission to launch a criminal investigation.


April 28, 2021

Tax and Accounting Update: 28 April 2021

The latest release of Tax and Accounting Update is now live for subscribers to UK Tax.

April 28, 2021

Teenager Loses Appeal of Murder Conviction

A 17-year-old boy has lost his appeal against the severity of his sentence for life imprisonment with a review after ten years for the murder of his friend.

April 28, 2021

Former Charity CEO Admits Misappropriating Funds

The former chief executive officer of the charity Bóthar has admitted misappropriate funds from the charity, in a case before the High Court.

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