Scotland Yard photo from 2003 of Robert Hulme, now 34, who was one of six dissident Republicans freed from prison today. Photograph: PA Photo/Scotland Yard/Collect

Six dissident republicans transferred to jails here to complete lengthy sentences for conspiring to cause explosions in Britain have been released aft(...)

The original complaint, taken by Austrian law student Max Schrems (above) against Irish Data Protection Commissioner Billy Hawkes (below), argues that the DPC took the wrong decision in refusing to investigate whether Schrems’s Facebook data was given adequate protection

Trade between companies in the United States and Europe could end up a casualty of a Facebook data lawsuit referred by the Irish High Court to the (...)

Judges Mary Irvine and George Birmingham who were appointed as judges to the Court of Appeal. Photograph: Eric Luke

Nine senior judges have been appointed or promoted in the biggest overhaul of the superior court system in four decades.The Government yesterday anno(...)

Facebook has become less trendy in recent years, as more parents send friend requests to their children, and competing social networks increasingly ho(...)

Department of Agriculture: court has ruled department was entitled to conclude qualifications of two officers were not equivalent to the degree deemed necessary for the posts they had applied for. Photograph: David Sleator

Two Department of Agriculture officers who took High Court action after being formally told in 2011 their posts were “surplus to requirements” have(...)

Last June, Austrian law student Max Schrems wrote to the Data Protection Commissioner asking him to investigate the transfer of EU citizens’ data by D(...)

Bids from a subsidiary of Denis O’Brien’s Communicorp and Midland Web Printing Ltd, were made for Buzreel Ltd, in liquidation, at just before 4pm.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Denis O’Brien, Ireland’s largest owner of private media assets, made a successful bid yesterday for the company that publishes Buy and Sell, in a proc(...)

Denis O’Brien, owner of Communicorp, of which Demirca Ltd is a subsidiary. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A High Court judge has approved a bid by Midland Web Printing Ltd for the troubled Buy and Sell magazine on conditions including that the sale is e(...)

A complaint to the Irish Data Protection Commissioner regarding the transfer of Facebook user data from Europe to the US National Security Age(...)

Mr Justice Gerard Hogan said the fairest thing to do was for the two bidders to submit fresh offers for the business, if they so wished

A High Court judge has directed two rivals for the purchase of troubled Buy and Sell magazi(...)