Former special rapporteur on child protection Geoffrey Shannon was among the 12 solicitors to be granted ‘patents of precedence’ by the Government. File photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times.

The former president of the Law Society, Stuart Gilhooly, and the former special rapporteur on child protection, Geoffrey Shannon, are among the lates(...)

The group’s directors are former RTÉ’s Dragons’ Den presenter Ramona Nicholas and her husband Canice Nicholas. Photograph: Gary Ashe

The High Court has confirmed the appointment of an examiner to the Cara group of pharmacies, which employs more than 150 people. The group’s director(...)

The Cara group’s directors are former RTÉ Dragons’ Den investor Ramona Nicholas and her husband Canice Nicholas. Photograph: Gary Ashe/Allpix

The High Court has appointed an interim examiner to the Cara group of pharmacies, which employs more than 160 people. The group’s directors are forme(...)

A file photograph of Independent TD Michael Lowry. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times.

A judgment for €650,000, plus costs, which was granted last year against Tipperary North TD Michael Lowry has been vacated on consent at the Hi(...)