The scales of justice on the roof of the Four Courts  in Dublin

The placement of a child for adoption is permitted without notification of the natural father. In re the Adoption Authority of Ireland and KSH (a mino(...)

Office building at One Earlsfort Terrace, opposite the National Concert Hall, which is on the market

Real estate investment trust Hibernia Reit has emerged as the highest bidder for one of the original office buildings on Dublin’s Earlsfort Terrace, o(...)

IFSC: Mr Kavanagh joined forces with McInerney Properties and British Land in the late 1980s to build the first phase of the IFSC. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Real estate investment trust, Hibernia Reit, has completed the €60 million purchase of two office buildings from a property group controlled by Mark K(...)

 The scales (statue) of justice, on the roof of the Four Courts  in Dublin
Judgments: Key cases in brief

Unmarried co-habitee awarded significant damages arising from death of partner as result of poor medical care Barry v Health Service Executive [2015](...)

Central Bank staff member Maeve McLaughlin with the new commemorative €2 coin, which will be brought into circulation on Wednesday. Photograph: Jason Clarke/Central Bank

The design of the State’s commemorative €2 coin has been unveiled to mark the centenary of the 1916 Easter Rising and the Proclamation of the Irish Re(...)

Adelphi House in Dún Laoghaire: the nine suites range in size from 117-320sq m and come with 12 basement car parking spaces

Hibernia REIT is to sell a high-quality office portfolio in Dún Laoghaire, Co Dublin. Agents QRE Real Estate Advisers have been appointed to handle t(...)

The scales  of justice on the roof of the Four Courts  in Dublin
Judgments: Key cases in brief

A certificate is required to appeal a costs order to Supreme Court. Rowan vs Kerry County Council, IESC 99 (Supreme Court, Dunne J, McKechnie J, Decem(...)

Shares in British supermarket Morrisons rose 8.7 per cent rise after its sales figures beat forecasts. Photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Reuters

European markets rallied from last week’s wipeout as car-makers and retailers made gains yesterday. However, a further fall in crude oil prices dampe(...)

The right of bankrupts to litigate had been vested in the official assignee. Bank of Ireland v O’Donnell, IESC 89, (Supreme Court, Denham CJ, December(...)

A toy bull sits in front of the DAX Index curve at the Frankfurt Stock Exchange in  Germany on Monday: financial markets started 2016 on a bleak note and China is at the centre of it. Photographer: Martin Leissl/Bloomberg

Irish and European markets fell on Monday as a slide in Chinese equities fuelled investors’ fears that a slowdown in the world’s biggest market will h(...)