The HSE, which had delivered a full defence to Mr Kavanagh’s claim, alleged he had been guilty of contributory negligence.

A social care worker, who broke his left knee while chasing a teenager has settled a €38,000 damages claim against the HSE in the Circuit Civil Court.(...)

Businesswoman Jackie Lavin. An application by receivers to repossess the Killarney mountain home associated with Ms Lavin has been adjourned because of High Court proceedings brought by Ms Lavin on the matter. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

An application by receivers to repossess the Killarney mountain home associated with the businesswoman Jackie Lavin and her partner Bill Cullen has be(...)

Darren Brennan (34) has settled his personal injuries claim for an undisclosed sum  after allegedly chewing  on a large stone in his wrap. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A 34-year-old IT manager, who alleged he chewed on a large stone in a wrap he bought at a Dublin food shop, has settled for an undisclosed sum damages(...)

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A 61-year-old carer, who was injured when she fell off the toilet of her Shankill, Co Dublin, home, has been awarded almost €28,000 damages in the Cir(...)

Judge Matthew Deery: ordered farmer not to further obstruct the carriageway.

A Co Kildare farmer who built part of a cattle shed over a right-of-way to a centuries-old graveyard has been told by a judge to take it down. Rodney (...)

A judge has refused to direct Bank of Ireland to identify more than 150 of its senior staff, middle management and top executives, alleged to have eng(...)

A case taken against former taoiseach Bertie Ahern in relation to a woman’s claim regarding a fall in his constituency office in 2007 was settled today. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Former taoiseach Bertie Ahern has settled, for an undisclosed sum, a €38,000 damages claim taken by a woman who fell in his constituency office.Barris(...)