Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Minor Trespassers – no heightened duty of care under the Act

The High Court recently examined the duty of care owed by occupiers to a trespasser who is ...

The High Court recently examined the duty of care owed by occupiers to a ...

The High Court recently examined the d ...

‘DIYers’ Beware! Incompetence is no defence to an action for damages

The Court of Appeal has confirmed that when a householder assumes a DIY task in their own ...

The Court of Appeal has confirmed that when a householder assumes a DIY t ...

The Court of Appeal has confirmed that ...

When two become one: Court provides guidance on the approval of insolvency arrangements for separated couples

In the recent decision of Re JD (a debtor), the High Court upheld a debtor’s challenge t ...

In the recent decision of Re JD (a debtor), the High Court upheld a debto ...

In the recent decision of Re JD (a deb ...

Supreme Court confirms that Maintenance and Champerty remain illegal

Persona Digital Telephony (“Persona”) and Sigma Wireless Networks Limited (“Sigma” ...

Persona Digital Telephony (“Persona”) and Sigma Wireless Networks Lim ...

Persona Digital Telephony (“Persona ...

Personal Injuries limitation periods – no sympathy for non-observance

The High Court has again reiterated that there is very little leniency shown to Plaintiffs ...

The High Court has again reiterated that there is very little leniency sh ...

The High Court has again reiterated th ...

Defendants beware! Aggravated damages more commonly utilised by the Courts. 

South Dublin County Council (“SDCC”) recently had an award of aggravated damages made ...

South Dublin County Council (“SDCC”) recently had an award of aggrava ...

South Dublin County Council (“SDCC ...