File image of Monica Leech. Photraph: Garrett White / Collins

Former public relations consultant Monica Leech has lost her High Court challenge over rulings allowing a €165,000 instruction fee and certain other c(...)

Monica Leech had represented herself in proceedings before a High Court Taxing Master concerning the fees and costs claimed by MCF under its seven year retainer.  File photograph: Garrett White / Collins

Former public relations consultant Monica Leech has clashed at the High Court with her former solicitors over what fees are due to them for representi(...)

Libel proceedings brought by communications consultant Monica Leech (pictured)  over an article published 12 years ago in the Sunday Independent have been dismissed, the Court of Appeal has ruled.  Photograph: Stephen Collins/Collins.

The “interests of justice” warrant the dismissal of libel proceedings by communications consultant Monica Leech over an article published 12 years ago(...)

 Ian Bailey leaves the High Court recently after losing his case over Garda conduct. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Billionaire businessman Denis O’Brien, journalist Ian Bailey, solicitor Brian O’Donnell and the family of businessman Seán Quinn – a new law term b(...)

Colm Rapple, who has died aged 74, became – after a many-faceted youth – a journalist’s journalist, a lodestone for many in the craft who learned t(...)

A former Irish Independent journalist has been awarded €55,000 by an Employment Appeals Tribunal as a result of an unfair dismissal taken against the newspaper

A former Irish Independent journalist has been awarded €55,000 by an Employment Appeals Tribunal as a result of an unfair dismissal taken against the (...)

KPS Capital Partners has appointed Goldman Sachs to auction WWRD, the Anglo-Irish owner of the Waterford, Wedgwood, Royal Albert and Royal Doulton porcelain and crystal brands. (Photograph: Bryan O’Brien / THE IRISH TIMES)

The American private equity owners of Waterford Wedgwood are selling the historic ceramics and glassware maker six years after the company’s debts sa(...)

Gemma O’Doherty pictured leaving the Four Courts after she settled her High Court action against Independent News papers. Photograph: Courts Collins

Journalist Gemma O’Doherty has settled her High Court defamation action against her former employers Independent Newspapers on terms including an apol(...)

A changing landscape

QUINNSWORTH: The supermarket chain’s founder Pat Quinn became a recognisable face across Ireland when he appeared in countless television ads weari(...)