Supporters of the Irish Water protesters at the Four Courts in Dublin today after the High Court action taken by GMC. Photograph: Collins Courts

The High Court has adjourned to early next month contempt proceedings against a number of people over protests about the installation of water meters.(...)

Thomas Darcy

A bank is seeking to enforce repossession orders over properties owned by a candidate in this year’s European elections and his wife.AIB obtained summ(...)

 A water meter installed in a Co Dublin house. File photograph:  Colin Keegan Collins, Dublin.

The High Court has given a water meter installation company permission to serve legal proceedings on a number of people allegedly interfering with wor(...)

Workers at the Kishoge Community College, Lucan where two workmen have occupied a tower crane in protest at pay and conditions. Photo: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Trade union Unite and several of its members have undertaken before the High Court not to engage in activities including intimidation, harassment or b(...)

Unite trade union picket outside Kishoge Community College in Lucan, a JJ Rhatigan site. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Builders JJ Rhatigan & Co have claimed the conduct of some people picketing a building site in west Dublin has been so “appalling” the company is (...)

Builders JJ Rhatigan & Co have begun legal proceedings against the Unite trade union arising out of a dispute with blocklayers who worked on const(...)

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(...)