Up to now, women seeking redress over the PIP scandal have reached an impasse in the Irish legal system, because many of the clinics which fitted their devices have gone out of business.

Thousands of Irish women who were fitted with faulty PIP breast implants could be in line for a €150 million compensation payout from the French court(...)

Jean-Claude Mas, who ran French company Poly Implant Prothese. Photograph: AP Photo/ Interpol

The Health Service Executive has told more than 1,500 women with breast implants that it will fund their removal on med(...)

Plastic surgeon Denis Boucq holds a defective silicone gel breast implant manufactured by French company Poly Implant Prothèse  after he removed it from a patient in a clinic in Nice. Photograph: Eric Gaillard/Reuters

A Co Roscommon woman, who had defective silicone gel prostheses implanted in her breasts, has been given leave to apply for judgment against Dublin-ba(...)

A number of women suing a cosmetic surgery clinic that fitted them with allegedly defective silicone breast implants are opposing an application to have the business wound up.

A number of women suing a cosmetic surgery clinic that fitted them with allegedly defective silicone breast implants are opposing an applicatio(...)