While Yahoo has disclosed some details around the operation of the account, such as IP addresses used, the internet company has so far resisted disclosing the content of communications

Yahoo is fighting legal attempts by the special liquidators of Irish Bank Resolution Corporation (IBRC) to compel the internet giant to hand over emai(...)

Bankrupt businessman Sean Quinn, his wife Patricia and daughter Aiofe during a rally in support of Quinn and his family in Ballyconnell, Co Cavan. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

The family of businessman Sean Quinn have lost their appeal over being refused permission to make certain amendments to their action denying any liab(...)

 David Drumm  is facing 33 criminal charges in Ireland. Photograph: Alan Betson

Sitting in a New England detention centre facing Christmas and at least eight more weeks in custody after that, former Anglo Irish Bank chief executiv(...)

Seán Quinn is now free of his three-year bankruptcy term and reportedly working as a “consultant” for a business that was once part of the Quinn Group and is now owned by some of his former employees. This is good news for him but of little comfort to taxpayers. Photograph: Collins

On the corner of St Stephen’s Green and Earlsfort Terrace in Dublin, the final touches are being put to Denis O’Brien’s “LXV” building, which seems to(...)

Michael McAteer: appointed with Paul McCann  as joint administrators of Quinn Insurance in 2010. Photograph: David Sleator

The administrators of Quinn Insurance paid out €175 million last year in claims against policies underwritten by the company formerly controlled by b(...)

 Patricia Quinn, the  wife of Sean Quinn. Photograph:  Collins

The family of businessman Sean Quinn want to amend their case against State-owned IBRC over liability for €2.34 billion loans to allege they were inno(...)

Sean Quinn’s family members are seeking to avoid liability for the Anglo loans Photograph: Collins

The action by businessman Sean Quinn family’s aimed at avoiding liability for loans of €2.34 billion has been adjourned to at least next summer at (...)

Extradition hearing: David Drumm, with his attorney Tracy Miner, before Judge Donald L Cabell in Boston. Illustration: Jane Flavell Collins

What’s happened? David Drumm, the former chief executive of Anglo Irish Bank, was arrested last Saturday by US federal agents in Massachusetts, folllo(...)

Lorraine Drumm arrives at the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse in Boston for her husband’s extradition hearing. Photograph: Matthew Healey

The transactions might be familiar but the detailed description of the allegedly criminal role played by former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David(...)

The Irish Government’s request to have former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm (pictured) extradited from the US may have been done “for a political purpose,” his lawyer has told a court in Boston. Photograph: Josh Reynolds.

The Irish Government’s request to have former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm extradited from the US may have been done “for a political (...)