The Gables restaurant, at Foxrock village, Co Dublin: efforts being made to resolve disagreement. Photograph: Eric Luke

Efforts are being made to resolve a dispute involving a south Dublin restaurant, the High Court has heard. Mr Justice Paul Gilligan was told on Tuesd(...)

Mr Justice Paul Gilligan

The family of a man who died after an internal wall in a DIY centre collapsed on him have secured €750,000 in settlement of their High Court action.Se(...)

The Gables restaurant and wine bar on Torquay Road, Foxrock:  “closed until further notice”. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A “tense stand-off” has developed between the operators of a south Dublin restaurant and agents for the owners who want to retake possession of the p(...)

Italian president Giorgio Napolitano. Photograph: EPA/Ciro Fusco

The European Network of Councils of the Justice has celebrated its 10th anniversary in Rome, where its president, Mr Justice Paul Gilligan, was recei(...)

Noel Wright, of Kiltipper, Tallaght, Dublin, leaving the Four Courts today  after a High Court action where he is accused of using undue influence to get a woman to make him the sole beneficiary of her will.Photograph: Collins Courts.

A builder befriended an elderly woman some years before her death used undue influence to get her to change her will, worth an estimated €500,000, and(...)

ESB/EirGrid said upgrade work needed to be carried out on the land  in respect of a  power line affecting the general supply in Co Donegal. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A landowner alleged to have obstructed important upgrade work on the Donegal electricity network system has a(...)

Belfast developer Paddy McKillen: Mr Justice Paul Gilligan yesterday ruled IBRC was not entitled to an order requiring Mr McKillen to pay its legal costs.

All the parties involved in developer Paddy McKillen’s High Court action aimed at preventing the sale of his IBRC loans to the Barclay brothers(...)

 Passengers leaving terminal two  in Dublin Airport.  Siptu has been ordered to pay the legal costs incurred by the DAA and Ryanair in their successful applications for injunctions preventing stoppages at the country’s airports. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times.

Siptu has been ordered to pay the legal costs incurred by the DAA and Ryanair in their successful applications for injunctions preventing stopp(...)

Irish Bank Resolution Corporation has argued the taxpayer should not have to fund the costs of property investor Paddy McKillen’s legal action aimed at preventing his loans being sold by the IBRC special liquidators to the billionaire Barclay brothers. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire.

Irish Bank Resolution Corporation has argued the taxpayer should not have to fund the costs of property investor Paddy McKillen’s legal action (...)

A businessman and two firms who own or control several  bars in Cork  have been refused injunctions preventing the special liquidators of IBRC selling their performing loans to Nama or other entities. Photograph: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

A businessman and two companies who own or control several well-known bars in Cork city employing 255 people have been refused injunctions prev(...)