A Monaghan shopkeeper adjudicated bankrupt after a bank obtained a €32 million judgment against him over unpaid loans wants to sue estate agents CBRE(...)

Hillary Clinton: Some say her use of a personal email account while secretary of state will most likely be forgotten long before the 2016 election. Photograph: The New York Times

The tweet wasn’t even a day old and it had been viewed more than three million times, according to social media website Twitter.“I want the public to (...)

In an exclusive podcast interview with The Irish Times, Chris Lehane, the official assignee in bankruptcy, said there were 448 cases of people being adjudicated bankrupt in 2014 and this would “easily” double this year given that his office is receiving between 20 and 30 applications a week.

The number of people who will be declared bankrupt in Ireland this year will at least double, according to the head of the State’s bankruptcy office.I(...)

Séán Quinn with a tray of whiskey and beer at the former Quinn Group premises in Derrylin, Co Fermanagh, on December 23rd. Photograph: Lorraine Teevan

It’s been a rollercoaster ride for Seán Quinn these past four years – and past four decades too – so to receive a missive from the Insolvency Service (...)

Seán Quinn  said he had “no legal or beneficial interest in QBRC now, or any entitlement to one in the future. I am not employed by QBRC and/or any company or otherwise and my sole income remains my State pension.

Former billionaire Seán Quinn told the office that oversees bankrupts that he has no legal or beneficial interest in QBRC Ltd, the company that recent(...)

Former Billionaire Sean Quinn emerges from his period of bankruptcy on Friday.

The former billionaire Sean Quinn is to pay €10,000 per year for the next two years to the Official Assignee Chris Lehane, the bankruptcy court has ru(...)

Former billionaire Sean Quinn, who is due to emerge from a three-year term of bankruptcy later this week. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

The preferred bidder for the former Quinn Group glass business on the Cavan-Fermanagh border has promised to maintain employment in the plant, the c(...)

Gerard Killally: High Court had decided his exit from bankruptcy should be postponed for a year arising out of his conviction for stealing €18,000 worth of refrigeration equipment from his bankrupt estate. Photograph: Garrett White/Collins Court

Former Fianna Fáil politician Gerard Killally has lost his appeal against a decision extending his term of bankruptcy for a year because of a convicti(...)

 The Lagoon Beach Hotel in  Cape Town,  South Africa: one of the properties transferred from ownership of Seán Dunne to his wife Gayle

A dispute over whether bankrupt developer Seán Dunne validly transferred various property assets to his wife Gayle, including a hotel in South Africa(...)

The Lagoon Beach Hotel in Cape Town: interest in the hotel has been transferred from Seán Dunne to his wife Gayle

A dispute over whether bankrupt developer Seán Dunne validly transferred various property assets to his wife Gayle, including a hotel in South Africa(...)