Seán Dunne: Under the US legal system, each side will pay their own costs in Nama’s 16-month challenge against the developer. Photograph: Steve Miller/Irish Times

Twenty months after he sought refuge in the US bankruptcy courts and a faster passage away from €700 million of debts that he would have had to naviga(...)

Bankrupt property developer Sean Dunne. Photograph:  Garrett White / Collins

Property developer Sean Dunne has thrown in the towel on his attempt to walk away from about €700 million in debts through the US bankruptcy courts(...)

Seán Dunne filed for bankruptcy in the US in March 2013 with debts of $942 million. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

The National Asset Management Agency has resumed a legal bid to prevent the insolvent property developer Seán Dunne walking away from his debts follo(...)

Seán Dunne: US bankruptcy hearing should last a day

A US judge has permitted a court official to submit family law documents in private as part of his challenge to stop property developer Seán Dunne wit(...)

Sean Dunne:   has been engaged in a cat-and-mouse game with his two biggest creditors – Nama and Ulster Bank – through the Connecticut bankruptcy court before Judge Alan Shiff. Photograph:  Steve Miller

A hearing in a Connecticut court yesterday was meant to have been an opportunity to agree procedures to fast-track the discovery of information betwee(...)

Sean Dunne: said that he did not have the resources to defend Nama’s objection to his being discharged. Photograph: Steve Miller

Sean Dunne’s two biggest creditors and the US court official investigating his financial affairs have objected to the insolvent property developer’s a(...)

Seán Dunne (left): told US court in a filing through his lawyer that even if he was successfully discharged from bankruptcy in the US there was no guarantee that he wouldn’t face a similar challenge to his discharge in his Irish bankruptcy case. Photograph: Simon Carswell

A US court will consider last week’s surprise application by property developer Seán Dunne to withdraw his American bankruptcy case at a hearing to(...)

File photograph of Sean Dunne, right, with his attorney in New Haven, Connecticut. Photograph: Irish Times photo/ Steve Miller

An American judge has rejected a request by bankrupt property developer Seán Dunne to question chief executive of the National Asset Management Agency(...)

The bankruptcy judge refused a request from Ms Killilea Dunne to issue a protective court order limiting the documents sought by Nama under third-party subpoenas to information that was only relevant to her husband in the State agency’s legal challenge against the developer. Photograph:  Collins Courts

A US judge has ordered Gayle Killilea Dunne, wife of bankrupt developer Seán Dunne, and the National Asset Management Agency to meet to attempt to res(...)

Judge Alan Shiff will examine records in the US bankruptcy of Seán Dunne (above) to decide whether they are relevant to the case after lawyers for Gayle Killilea Dunne argued that documents sought by the official overseeing the bankruptcy were not relevant to his investigation and breached her privacy. Photograph: Simon Carswell

A US court should have information about the finances of Gayle Killilea Dunne, wife of bankrupt developer Seán Dunne, to decide whether she is a “p(...)