Gerard Hogan

116 results

The Court of Appeal has overturned the High Court’s decision to lift an automatic suspension on the awarding of a contract for the supply of interpreters. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

The Court of Appeal has overturned the High Court’s decision to lift an automatic suspension on the awarding of a contract for the supply of interpret(...)

A protest against the direct provision system in 2014. Photograph: Patrick Browne

It’s not often the judiciary finds on a matter of social justice and rolls the ball back to the executive to determine how the issue should be resolve(...)

‘Like a residents’ association meeting’  The atmosphere was relatively calm in July 2009, when the judges of the High and Supreme Courts met f(...)

A credit union cannot sell the jointly-owned family homes of two men to recover judgments against them because their wives had nothing to do with the loan transactions,  the Court of Appeal has ruled.

A credit union cannot sell the jointly-owned family homes of two men to recover judgments against them because their wives had nothing to do with the (...)

Michael McDonald, Fintan O’Farrell and Declan Rafferty

The Supreme Court has, by a four/three majority, dismissed the State’s appeal against orders directing the release of three dissident republicans serv(...)

The president has the discretion to refuse to dissolve the Dáil where the taoiseach has ceased to retain the support of a majority. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Being president of Ireland is an unusual job. Candidates need to be political animals – it would be rather difficult to be elected to the office other(...)

Philip Lynch, former chief exectuive of One Fifty One, is entitled to summary judgment for €1.48 million against the company, the Court of Appeal ruled.

A former chief executive of investment firm One Fifty One, Philip Lynch, is entitled to summary judgment for €1.48 million against the company, the Co(...)

The Court of Appeal  noted, in the context of high unemployment levels, government economic policy views some low-skilled occupations as ineligible for employment permits because there are sufficient qualified Irish and EU nationals to fill such vacancies.

The Minister for Jobs was not entitled, without specific laws,  to refuse an employment permit to a Pakistani man for an €18,000 a year job, the (...)

Joan Collins TD was in court on Thursday for the opening of her appeal against a November 2013 three-judge High Court decision rejecting her challenge against the issuing of €31bn in promissory notes by the Minister for Finance. Photograph: Collins Courts

The issuing of €31 billion promissory notes in favour of Anglo Irish Bank and other financial institutions by the minister for finance in 2010 involve(...)

Minister has appealed  judgment to the three-judge Court of Appeal

Mary Carolan The Department of Social Protection has asked the Court of Appeal to overturn a judge’s decision quashing its refusal of a domiciliary (...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • Next
  • Last »