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#Denis O'Brien

# denis-obrien - Friday 12 June, 2015

High Court refuses to completely lift injunction on RTÉ over Denis O'Brien story

RTÉ lawyers maintained much of what the injunction relates to is now in the public domain.

Is this American billionaire's company about to buy TV3?

UPC owner Liberty Global has emerged as the frontrunner in a potential sale.

# denis-obrien - Thursday 11 June, 2015

This Dublin MEP thinks Denis O'Brien is entitled to privacy 'like anyone else'

Brian Hayes said he does not believe there was any wrongdoing in deals made between O’Brien and IBRC.

# denis-obrien - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

After several rows, Sinn Féin votes against IBRC inquiry - but it's still happening

Michael Noonan said he’s “confident” he has addressed the opposition’s concerns.

Catherine Murphy did NOT abuse privilege with those Denis O'Brien comments

A Dáil committee has ruled that Murphy’s now infamous remarks were not an abuse of parliamentary privilege.

Pearse Doherty on latest Denis O'Brien allegations: Prove I'm wrong

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# denis-obrien - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

Dáil hears new claims about Denis O'Brien's dealings with IBRC

Sinn Féin’s Pearse Doherty said the businessman made three attempts to extend loan agreements with the liquidators of IBRC before a fourth attempt was accepted.

Everyone laughed at Enda Kenny in the Dáil today

Meanwhile, the new terms of reference into the IBRC inquiry have been released.

Talk of an INM move for TV3 dismissed as "highly unlikely" by the company

The cabinet is to debate media merger guidelines today.

Was there any 'nod nod wink wink behaviour' at IBRC?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# denis-obrien - Monday 8 June, 2015

The opposition are worried the IBRC inquiry won't be out until AFTER the election

The Taoiseach has said it’s not possible to issue a deadline for the Commission of Investigation.

# denis-obrien - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Here's everything you need to know about business this week

Everyone was talking about Denis O’Brien and SiteServ, broadband wars and jobs for the grads.

# denis-obrien - Friday 5 June, 2015

I want proof, not a pat on the head and to be told: 'It's fine, go away' - Catherine Murphy

The independent TD said “serious questions” remain unanswered.

# denis-obrien - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Missing files reveal Siteserv writedown was €9 million more than we previously thought

Previously undisclosed board minutes reveal new details about the Siteserv controversy.

'I listened to a lot of hysteria': Enda breaks his silence on Denis O'Brien and IBRC

The Taoiseach has made his first public comments since the controversy escalated a week ago.

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# denis-obrien - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

IBRC inquiry: Department of Finance reveals details of filing error

Catherine Murphy found out via Twitter, but she’s very happy nonetheless.

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Today’s top stories in 6 seconds

Everything you need to know, as we get halfway through your Wednesday.

# denis-obrien - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Court ruling: Media free to report Dáil comments about Denis O'Brien's debts

Judgement in the O’Brien versus RTÉ is also likely tomorrow.

Here is the article that Denis O'Brien's lawyers didn't want you to see last Thursday

On foot of clarification in the High Court today, TheJournal.ie republishes the article we first posted last week relaying Catherine Murphy’s Dáil comments.

What did Denis O'Brien achieve by trying to stop THAT speech going public?

The Streisand effect in full swing.

'All of that is wrong': Alan Dukes disputes Dáil claims about Denis O'Brien's bank dealings

'All of that is wrong': Alan Dukes disputes Dáil claims about Denis O'Brien's bank dealings

The former chairman of IBRC was speaking after today’s High Court ruling.

Today’s top stories in 6 seconds

Everything you need to know, as we get halfway through the first day of a four day week.

Why has the Taoiseach said nothing about the Denis O'Brien controversy?

Mary Lou McDonald is the latest opposition politician to criticise Enda Kenny.

Denis O'Brien says he has "never experienced this level of abuse, venom and hatred"

In a lengthy op-ed in the Irish Times, he says that documents given to Catherine Murphy were stolen.

# denis-obrien - Monday 1 June, 2015

Enda Kenny silence on Dáil privilege controversy 'extremely worrying'

Media outlets have been warned not to report Catherine Murphy’s allegations about Denis O’Brien’s dealings with IBRC.

# denis-obrien - Sunday 31 May, 2015

Denis O'Brien has written a letter to Catherine Murphy criticising her

Murphy said, “I believed what I was doing and I still believe what I am doing is in the public interest.”

# denis-obrien - Friday 29 May, 2015

RTÉ will seek permission to broadcast Catherine Murphy Dáil comments

There are now growing calls for the Dáil to be recalled next week.

The Dáil will NOT be recalled next week

The government has come under pressure to recall TDs next week.

# denis-obrien - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

This former minister wants Enda to tell Denis O'Brien to butt out of politics

“I think it’s chilling that the Taoiseach has nothing to say on this, frankly.”

# denis-obrien - Thursday 21 May, 2015

Denis O'Brien has blocked the broadcast of an RTÉ news story about him

The businessman argued that the story contained details of his private finances.

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# denis-obrien - Saturday 16 May, 2015

Clinton book made false claims about speeches in Ireland

‘Clinton Cash’, a book by conservative Peter Schweizer, claimed that Bill Clinton had been paid for speeches in Ireland.

# denis-obrien - Friday 15 May, 2015

Denis O'Brien received a lifetime achievement award for contribution to tech industry

The award recognises the “valuable contribution made by an individual to the growth of the technology industry”

IBRC lawyers: 'There are no laws to protect the public against boring stories'

Denis O’Brien took an injunction action against RTÉ to prevent a broadcast of an item.

# denis-obrien - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

A little girl egged at a No campaign event, the death of Derek Davis and a train crash in Philadelphia had people talking today.

"Mr O'Brien is a media baron" - RTÉ fights action against Denis O'Brien

The businessman is seeking an injunction against the broadcast of an RTÉ news item.