Avalanche experts near the tearoff edge of a big avalanche on the south-facing slope of the Piz Nair above St. Moritz. The avalanche killed one person who was skiing off the piste. Photograph:  EPA/Giancarlo Cattaneo

The Irish man who was killed in the Swiss Alps on St Stephen’s Day has been named as Michael Clifford from Ballygran, Co Limerick.In his early 30s, he(...)

Prof Donncha O’Connell, NUIG School of Law; Larry Donnelly, NUIG lecturer and president of Irish Clinical Legal Education Association; and Kevin Kerrigan, Faculty of Business and Law at Northumbria University. Photo: Aengus McMahon

A group of academics from universities, institutes of technology, private colleges and professional law schools gathered recently at a confere(...)