Legal News

Covid-19 laws: What can gardaí enforce and what penalties can be given?

By: Irish Times
Posted on: 21-Oct-2020
Those found organising a party or gathering could face a fine of up to €1,000

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Stillorgan Leisureplex developers ‘could lose millions’ without injunction

By: The Irish Times
Posted on: 14-Feb-2020
Filed under: Latest Legal News
The company behind a €100 million redevelopment plan for the Stillorgan Leisureplex in Dublin claims it could suffer “millions and millions of losses” if it does not get a High Court injunction giving it possession of the premises from its tenant.

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Mother (93) has right of residence upheld despite judgment against son

By: The Irish Times
Posted on: 22-Jan-2020
Filed under: Latest Legal News
A 93-year-old woman is “perfectly entitled” to continue residing at her family home regardless of a judgment for €779,000 against her son, who owns the property, the High Court has ruled.

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EU court adviser: data privacy laws should apply in national security cases

By: Irish Times
Posted on: 17-Jan-2020
Filed under: Latest Legal News
The European Court of Justice should uphold its 2016 decision that personal data cannot be seized and held indiscriminately by governments even on national security grounds, the court’s advocate general has said in an opinion.

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Family can take legal action over alleged Garda assaults

By: Irish Times
Posted on: 27-Feb-2017
Filed under: Latest Legal News
A civil action arising out of an incident in which a mother and her son say they were assaulted by gardaí in their home can proceed, the Court of Appeal has ruled.

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