Counsel for Seán Dunne had argued that when the official assignee in bankruptcy proceedings had sought a search warrant it was for the purpose of searching for paintings and valuables but not documents.

The official assignee in bankruptcy proceedings against developer Seán Dunne has been granted leave of the High Court to examine family law documents (...)

Brendan McDonagh: Nama is not overly concerned about competition from other European countries trying to offload property assets. Photograph: Eric Luke

Brendan McDonagh sat close to the front row on Wednesday in the press room of the Department of Finance. The chief executive of the National Asset Man(...)

Phillip Teplen has been disbarred after Gayle Killiea Dunne complained he misappropriated the money, supposed to be used to persuade immigration authorities to grant her a US investment visa

It was Gayle Killilea Dunne’s first business foray into the US and not a happy one. She was ripped off by her lawyer, who stole half a million in doll(...)

Judge Alan Shiff will examine records in the US bankruptcy of Seán Dunne (above) to decide whether they are relevant to the case after lawyers for Gayle Killilea Dunne argued that documents sought by the official overseeing the bankruptcy were not relevant to his investigation and breached her privacy. Photograph: Simon Carswell

A US court should have information about the finances of Gayle Killilea Dunne, wife of bankrupt developer Seán Dunne, to decide whether she is a “p(...)

Sean Dunne leaves court in Bridgeport Connecticut. Photograph: Simon Carswell

The official overseeing Seán Dunne’s US bankruptcy has asked a Connecticut court to exclude the public from the hearing of an application tomorrow to(...)

Seán Dunne: has declined to answer questions about Swiss judgment at US bankruptcy meetings with his creditors, saying he is bound by “in-camera” confidentiality rules in Ireland. Photograph: Simon Carswell

The court-appointed official overseeing the US bankruptcy of Seán Dunne has asked an American court for permission to examine, in private, document(...)

John Dunne said items seized from a house in the K Club, Co Kildare, including a Manchester United jersey signed by Ronaldo, were his and did not belong to his father, developer Seán Dunne. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

John Dunne, the son of Carlow-born developer Seán Dunne, has written to his father’s Irish bankruptcy trustee demanding the return of various items (...)

Property developer Sean Dunne and his wife Gayle Killilea Dunne. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times

Developer Sean Dunne’s bankruptcy trial in the United States has been listed to go ahead next January. Nama, owed some €185 million by the deve(...)

Seán  Dunne filed for bankruptcy in the US in March 2013 owing $942 million (€690 million). He was declared bankrupt in Ireland four months later in unprecedented parallel bankruptcies.

A US bankruptcy official has accused property developer Seán Dunne of trying to send him on “a wild goose chase” to obtain information and documents i(...)

Bankrupt developer Seán Dunne is to appeal a High Court ruling that a warrant used to search a house in the K Club was valid. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Bankrupt developer Seán Dunne is to appeal a High Court ruling that a warrant used to search a house in the K Club was valid.Mr Dunne will also ask th(...)