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After-the-event insurance given amber light
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • June 16 2015

In the most recent instalment of Greenclean Waste Management Ltd v Leahy, the Court of Appeal considering after-the-event (ATE) insurance for the


Are you registered as charge holder?
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • June 15 2015

Justice Laffoy concluded obiter dictum (not binding as a precedent but instructive nonetheless) in a recent case that a charge holder cannot exercise


Irish ratification of UPC not expected until at least 2016
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • June 15 2015

In an earlier update we announced that Ireland is to establish a local division of the Unified Patent Court (UPC), subject to Ireland ratifying the


High Court refuses appeal under agency workers legislation
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • June 15 2015

A truck driver who was engaged by a recruitment agency to drive for Greenstar Limited has lost his challenge in the High Court that his employment


Court of Appeal departs from usual practice on privilege calls
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • Ireland
  • June 11 2015

In a departure from usual practice, the Court of Appeal has ordered that an affidavit be sworn by a practising solicitor verifying that privilege


Court has no role in considering the reasonableness of a creditor in relation to a personal insolvency arrangement
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • June 10 2015

The High Court has confirmed that it does not have a role in examining the reasonableness of a creditor's vote on a personal insolvency arrangement


Immunity from suit for experts?
  • Matheson
  • Ireland, United Kingdom
  • June 9 2015

The Law Reform Commission (the "LRC") recently sought submissions on their Consultation Paper on Expert Evidence. A number of topics relating to


Striking out third party claims
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • June 9 2015

The appropriate test for determining whether to dismiss and or strike out a third party claim was examined recently by the High Court in IBRC and


"Francovich" damages awarded against Ireland for breach of European Law
  • Matheson
  • European Union, Ireland
  • June 9 2015

In December 2014, the Irish High Court awarded damages of over 100,000 against Ireland and the Attorney General to an individual due to


Irish court endorses use of predictive coding for disclosure
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Ireland
  • June 8 2015

A recent decision of the High Court in the Republic of Ireland has endorsed the use of predictive coding for a disclosure exercise, rejecting the