Ian Drennan

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Director of Corporate Enforcement Ian Drennan is seeking the appointment of High Court inspectors to INM. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Independent News & Media (INM) has defended contacts between its largest shareholder, Denis O’Brien, and its then chairman, Leslie Buckley. It h(...)

The Director of Corporate Enforcement is seeking to have High Court inspectors appointed to INM to investigate several matters associated with the media group. Photograph: Dara MacDónaill/The Irish Times

Back-up tapes associated with the suspected data breach at Independent News & Media (INM) were destroyed in February of this year, according to a (...)

The corporate watchdog wants to find out why it appears data was removed from INM’s premises and subjected to a months-long “interrogation” on the instruction of the then INM chairman, Leslie Buckley,  above. Photograph: Alan Betson

The State’s corporate watchdog warned there were “very serious public interest issues” concerning the freedom of the press arising from a suspected ma(...)

Former INM majority shareholder Sir Anthony O’Reilly and pupils from Belvedere College choir at an event held in his honour at Old Belvedere Rugby Club on Saturday. Photograph: Conor Pope

Director of Corporate Enforcement Ian Drennan has expressed concerns about the affairs of Independent News & Media (INM) that extend beyond the sc(...)

Minister for Communications Denis Naughten. Séamus Dooley, the NUJ’s Irish secretary, called on the Minister to recuse himself voluntarily from involvement in media regulation.

The National Union of Journalists has called on Minister for Communications Denis Naughten to recuse himself from media regulation for telling a lobby(...)

PR adviser and Newstalk director James Morrissey was copied in on an email sent by former INM chairman Leslie Buckley to shareholder Denis O’Brien. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Emerging revelations from the Independent News & Media saga, like a giant drifting jellyfish in a tempestuous sea, are catching more and more peop(...)

Billionaire businessman Denis O’Brien who has a stake of almost 30 per cent in Independent News and Media.

In the weeks following Independent News and Media (INM) chief executive Robert Pitt’s 2016 whistleblowing over the conduct of chairman Leslie Buckley,(...)

Robert Pitt, the then chief executive of INM, passes Leslie Buckley, the company’s then chairman, at the media group’s AGM in Dublin last August. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

One line in particular stands out from the many colourful quotes that pepper the affidavit filed by Ian Drennan, the head of the Office of the Directo(...)

Denis O’Brien: alleged influence he wielded over INM lies at the heart of the ODCE’s investigation. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

Conversations on Dublin’s Talbot Street typically concern its bargain clothes and mobile phone shops. One day in May 2015, however, an unusual chat to(...)

A major shareholder in INM wants the company to draw a line under the legal issues dragging on the stock. Photograph: Alan Betson

One of the 10 biggest shareholders in Independent News & Media (INM) has urged the company to examine using some of its €90 million cash pile to b(...)

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