A test case is to go ahead this year. The challenge arises from the restructuring of the defined benefit Irish Airlines Superannuation Scheme (IAS). Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

More than 600 Aer Lingus and Dublin Airport Authority pensioners have sued the State alleging new laws have led to their pension entitlements being cu(...)

Elizabeth Lavin, of Calverstown, Kilcullen, Kildare,  arriving at the Four Courts for her High Court action for damages. Photograph: Courts Collins

A woman who fell on an escalator at Dublin Airport has been awarded €40,000 damages by a High Court judge.Mr Justice Michael Hanna said Elizabeth Lavi(...)

Elizabeth Lavin, of Calverstown, Kilcullen, Kildare,  arriving at the Four Courts  for the second day of her High Court action for damages. Photograph: Courts Collins

A woman who has sued over injujries suffered as a result of falling on an escalator at Dublin Airport has told the High Court the fall occurred during(...)

Dublin airport’s Terminal 2 building. Elizabeth Laving has sued Dublin Airport Authority after falling on her face while on an up escalator on the premises in November 2012. Photograph: Aidan Crawley.

A woman who suffered injuries after falling on an escalator at Dublin Airport has sued for damages.Elizabeth Lavin (69) was due to fly to Manchester, (...)

Judgments: Key cases in brief

A two-week break during an assault trial did not render a conviction unsafe. DPP vs Franey (2015) IECA 15 (Court of Appeal, Edwards J, February 4th, 2(...)

In relation to the dispute over the €760 million deficit in the pension scheme which covers staff in Aer Lingus and the Dublin Airport Authority, the expert panel report recommended that both Aer Lingus and the DAA increase their capital injections from €110 million to €146.7 million and €50 million to €57.3 million respectively. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

The dispute over the €760 million deficit in the pension scheme which covers staff in Aer Lingus and the Dublin Airport Authority (DAA) threatens seri(...)

Aer Lingus and the Dublin Airport Authority should significantly increase their financial contributions aimed at dealing with a €760 million deficit i(...)

Cabin crew at Aer Lingus staged a one-day work stoppage at the end of last month which is believed to have cost the company up to €10 million. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons / The Irish Times

As signs of recovery emerge in the economy, industrial relations in a number of sectors appear to be becoming more unstable.Perhaps as a result of wor(...)

Siptu vice-president Patricia King: “never derived any personal benefit” from serving on board of DAA. Photograph: Eric Luke.

The board of the Dublin Airport Authority (DAA) never considered the issue of the company seeking a High Cour(...)

Dermot O Loughlin of Siptu speaking to  media outside the Four Courts yesterday, after the DAA and Ryanair High Court action seeking the halt the industrial action set for Friday ended for day. Photograph:  Collins

The High Court will rule today on a legal bid by the (...)