At the High Court on Wednesday, Mr Justice Kevin Cross, who previously warned if a dispute resolution system was not put in place it could be several years before all the cases were heard in the High Court, urged all those involved to put the scheme in train immediately. File photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

A High Court judge has given the go-ahead for a new voluntary alternative dispute resolution system aimed at settling more than 1,000 cases brought ag(...)

Joseph Dee, a bachelor originally 
Former C
from Co Tipperary
, man and bachelor Joseph Dee,
 who worked all his life as a factory machinist in Dublin, said he had been stunned and disappointed at receiving only ¤45,000 of the ¤3.5 million of handouts his sister Mary Coffey distributed in a seven-page will. Photograph: Stephen Hird/Reuters

An 80-year-old man told the High Court today he felt as if he had won the Lotto and lost the ticket after reading his millionaire sister’s will and fi(...)

Martin Hayden SC for the Quinns: said sides had come to an agreement involving the application for security being struck out. Photograph by Frank Miller

 The special liquidators of Irish Bank Resolution Corporation have agreed to “ring-fence” €50 million in cash to pay the legal costs of members of Seá(...)