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Court of Appeal reduces High Court Defamation Award
  • Hayes Solicitors
  • Ireland
  • June 12 2017

The Court of Appeal recently (4 May 2017) gave judgment in a case concerning defamation by TV3 of a solicitor, Mr David Christie. In the High Court


Comparative Advertising: a welcome judgment for advertisers
  • Hayes Solicitors
  • Ireland
  • May 31 2017

The recent Court of Appeal’s decision in Aldi Stores (Ireland) Ltd. and Aldi GMBH & Co. KG v Dunnes Stores 2017 IECA 116 set aside a High Court


When sorry is just not enough! Defamation and the Offer of Amends
  • Dillon Eustace
  • Ireland
  • May 29 2017

The Court of Appeal in its recent judgment in Christie v TV3 Television Networks Limited (Unreported, Court of Appeal, 29 May 2017) 2017 IECA 128


Court of Appeal Breathes Much Needed Life into the Offer of Amends Procedure (23 May 2017)
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • May 23 2017

The Offer of Amends procedure is designed to provide parties in a defamation dispute with a fast track resolution process; encouraging earlier and


Advertising on the Edge - Success for Dunnes in Price Comparison Appeal
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • May 12 2017

The Court of Appeal has found in favour of Dunnes Stores on key issues in a comparative advertising case taken by competing supermarket chain Aldi


Defamation award against TV3 in case where offer of amends was made cut from 140,000 to 36,000
  • Ronan Daly Jermyn
  • Ireland
  • May 11 2017

Solicitor David Christie, who was successful in High Court defamation proceedings against TV3, after he was wrongly identified in a news broadcast in


Comparative Advertising in the Court of Appeal
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • May 9 2017

In Aldi Stores (Ireland) Limited and Aldi GMBH & Co. KG v Dunnes Stores 2017 IECA 116, Dunnes Stores (Dunnes) succeeded in its appeal against a High


Websites blocked over digital piracy
  • BEAUCHAMPS
  • Ireland
  • April 13 2017

The Commercial Court (a division of the High Court) has ordered nine Irish internet service providers (ISPs) to block access to three websites that


Vulgar language used as reprimand does not amount to defamation
  • Ronan Daly Jermyn
  • Ireland
  • April 7 2017

A recent defamation action which failed before the Circuit Court has reinforced the long established principal that mere vulgar abuse does not


Court orders ISPs to block illegal streaming websites
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • April 4 2017

The Irish Commercial Court has ordered nine ISPs to block three websites offering illegal downloading or streaming of copyrighted movies and TV shows