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Publication of springsummer government legislation programme 2014
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • January 21 2014

The Government has published its Legislation Programme for SpringSummer 2014. We have set out below a list of key Bills of interest which are coming

Legislation update (30072013)
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • July 30 2013

This legislation update covers the Freedom of Information Bill, the Courts and Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act and the Houses of the

Mary Stokes v CBS High School Clonmel
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • March 30 2015

On 24 February last, the Supreme Court dismissed the appeal brought by Mary Stokes against CBS High School Clonmel ("the School"). Her case against

Irish High Court refuses extradition request from the USA on the grounds that solitary confinement at ADX Florence is inhuman and degrading
  • Corker Binning
  • Ireland
  • June 16 2015

“I am also fully satisfied that by being denied the opportunity for meaningful contact with others, the prisoner in solitary confinement is prevented

High Court rules records were not 'held' for FOI purposes
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • July 15 2014

In a recent case, The Minister for Health v The Information Commissioner 2014 IEHC 231, the High Court ruled that records of an Inquiry into

High Court clips wings of licensing bodies
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • Ireland
  • October 7 2014

On 14 August, 2014, the High Court delivered a judgment which will be of significant interest to applicants for licences and licensing bodies alike

The Louise O’Keeffe case
  • Eversheds
  • Ireland
  • February 25 2014

The relationship between Irish Law and the European Convention on Human Rights (the “Convention”) and the distinction between the Convention and EU

Access to information on the environment
  • Mason Hayes & Curran
  • European Union, Ireland
  • March 14 2012

In two judgments, the European Court of Justice has provided guidance on the extent of the exemption for authorities acting in a legislative capacity from having to provide access to environmental information under the Convention on Access to Information, Public Participation in Decision-making and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters (Aarhus Convention

National School learns tough lesson on equality laws
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • March 12 2015

The Equality Tribunal has found that a National School teacher was discriminated against on the grounds of age, religion and sexual orientation when

Private investigator fined 5,000 for unlawfully obtaining personal data
  • A&L Goodbody
  • Ireland
  • November 25 2014

Dublin District Court, yesterday, convicted a private investigator on two charges of unlawfully obtaining personal information from the Garda Pulse