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#Legal Action

# legal-action - Yesterday's News

HSE brace for likely legal actions following cyber breach disclosures
# Cyber Attack
# Cyber Attack

HSE brace for likely legal actions following cyber breach disclosures

Sat 6:30 AM 13,806 Views 10 Comments

Solicitor Fred Logue told The Journal that patients and staff are entitled to compensation for material and non-material losses under GDPR.

# legal-action - This year 2022

Coveney says UK Government have not engaged seriously with EU to resolve NI Protocol issues
# Legal Action
# Legal Action

Coveney says UK Government have not engaged seriously with EU to resolve NI Protocol issues

Updated Jul 22nd 2022, 9:42 PM 21,982 Views 20 Comments

The European Commission has triggered four new infringement proceedings against the UK Government today.

More Mother and Baby Home survivors to take legal action if they're excluded from Redress Bill
# Court
# Court

More Mother and Baby Home survivors to take legal action if they're excluded from Redress Bill

Updated Jul 13th 2022, 5:10 PM 7,580 Views 0 Comments

There is mounting pressure on the Government to extend the redress scheme to cover extra survivors.

Brian Flores sues NFL, alleging racist hiring practices
# Legal Action
From The42
# Legal Action

Brian Flores sues NFL, alleging racist hiring practices

Feb 1st 2022, 11:59 PM 4,392 Views 0 Comments

The former Miami Dolphins coach has filed a class action lawsuit in the US courts.

# legal-action - Last year 2021

Jockey shouted ‘for survival’ before horrific fall that left him paralysed, court hears
# Legal Action
From The42
# Legal Action

Jockey shouted ‘for survival’ before horrific fall that left him paralysed, court hears

Nov 30th 2021, 2:47 PM 10,893 Views 0 Comments

Group One winner Freddy Tylicki is suing fellow rider Graham Gibbons in a bid to hold him liable over 2016 incident at Kempton.

UK police to take 'no further action' after reviewing claims by Prince Andrew's accuser
# Legal Action
# Legal Action

UK police to take 'no further action' after reviewing claims by Prince Andrew's accuser

Oct 11th 2021, 8:17 AM 25,532 Views 0 Comments

Prince Andrew is the subject of a lawsuit in the US brought by a woman who claims he sexually assaulted her.

Epstein accuser takes legal action against Prince Andrew over alleged assault
# Lawsuit
# Lawsuit

Epstein accuser takes legal action against Prince Andrew over alleged assault

Aug 9th 2021, 11:04 PM 40,997 Views 0 Comments

Virginia Giuffre said the lawsuit was brought under the Child Victims Act.

Legal action launched against Antrim funfair over collapse of ride
# Carrickfergus
# Carrickfergus

Legal action launched against Antrim funfair over collapse of ride

Aug 3rd 2021, 9:58 AM 18,506 Views 0 Comments

The claimants say they suffered serious physical and psychological injuries as a result of the incident.

Couple who settled wrongful termination case to send formal letter to Health Minister
# Action Settled
# Action Settled

Couple who settled wrongful termination case to send formal letter to Health Minister

Jun 24th 2021, 7:24 PM 10,948 Views 0 Comments

The couple requested a meeting with Stephen Donnelly to “ensure this never ever happens again”, solicitor Caoimhe Haughey said yesterday.

Folau takes legal action against Queensland Rugby League
# Isreal Folau
From The42
# Isreal Folau

Folau takes legal action against Queensland Rugby League

Jun 4th 2021, 8:26 AM 6,824 Views 0 Comments

The controversial 32-year-old is bidding to resume his career in Australia.

How legal threats and the Ryan Commission's legacy impacted Mother and Baby Home inquiry
# Legal Action
# Legal Action

How legal threats and the Ryan Commission's legacy impacted Mother and Baby Home inquiry

Jun 3rd 2021, 5:53 PM 16,978 Views 0 Comments
  • The potential legal action of survivors was seemingly not given the same consideration as legal action from religious orders, Órla Ryan writes
  • The Ryan Commission into child abuse continues to impact how we treat survivors of institutional abuse, a human rights lawyer has argued
  • There is mounting pressure for the commissioners to appear before the Oireachtas
Rangers taking legal action over comments before police investigation completed
# Development
From The42
# Development

Rangers taking legal action over comments before police investigation completed

May 21st 2021, 9:12 PM 4,395 Views 0 Comments

Police Scotland have found ‘no criminality’ in a video posted on social media.

EU launches legal action against AstraZeneca over vaccine deliveries
# European Commission
# European Commission

EU launches legal action against AstraZeneca over vaccine deliveries

Updated Apr 26th 2021, 1:53 PM 33,382 Views 65 Comments

The Commission confirmed legal action against the company was launched on Friday.

European Commission says no legal action taken against AstraZeneca - despite Stephen Donnelly saying otherwise
# Vaccine Deliveries
# Vaccine Deliveries

European Commission says no legal action taken against AstraZeneca - despite Stephen Donnelly saying otherwise

Apr 22nd 2021, 11:30 PM 23,096 Views 39 Comments

Stephen Donnelly said that the action was take over AstraZeneca’s “complete failure to meet its delivery and contractual agreements for April, May and June”.

Josepha Madigan: Covid has forced many couples to the point of separation. How they handle it is key
# Opinion
# Opinion

Josepha Madigan: Covid has forced many couples to the point of separation. How they handle it is key

Apr 19th 2021, 7:30 PM 25,636 Views 16 Comments

The Fine Gael TD and lawyer says lack of social supports during Covid means many relationships are feeling the pressure.

Australian court upholds lawsuit against J&J for 'negligent' marketing of pelvic mesh implants
# Lawsuit
# Lawsuit

Australian court upholds lawsuit against J&J for 'negligent' marketing of pelvic mesh implants

Mar 5th 2021, 1:47 PM 11,360 Views 14 Comments

Worldwide, more than two million women have had the mesh products implanted in their bodies.

# legal-action - All time

La Liga takes legal action against pitch invader
# Development
From The42
# Development

La Liga takes legal action against pitch invader

Jun 14th 2020, 6:11 PM 6,831 Views 0 Comments

In the 52nd minute of Barca’s 4-0 win at Son Moix, a man wearing an Argentina shirt with Lionel Messi’s name on the back entered the pitch.

Pilots union seeks High Court order preventing Ryanair from progressing legal action
# Ryanair
# Ryanair

Pilots union seeks High Court order preventing Ryanair from progressing legal action

Oct 18th 2019, 5:49 PM 8,396 Views 0 Comments

Ryanair brought proceedings against the union over a planned 48-hour strike last August.

Building company facing legal action from Dept of Education to 'vigorously contest' any litigation
# Legal Action
# Legal Action

Building company facing legal action from Dept of Education to 'vigorously contest' any litigation

Oct 14th 2019, 9:36 PM 19,248 Views 0 Comments

Some 42 schools constructed by Western Building Systems have been at the centre of a safety probe.

Prince Harry sues the Sun and Daily Mirror over alleged phone hacking
# Legal Action
# Legal Action

Prince Harry sues the Sun and Daily Mirror over alleged phone hacking

Oct 4th 2019, 7:43 PM 32,364 Views 34 Comments

It comes in the same week the Duchess of Sussex sued the Mail on Sunday.

Mail on Sunday to 'vigorously' defend legal action launched by Meghan Markle over private letter
# Tabloid Target
# Tabloid Target

Mail on Sunday to 'vigorously' defend legal action launched by Meghan Markle over private letter

Oct 2nd 2019, 10:48 AM 33,760 Views 0 Comments

Prince Harry criticised the British tabloid media yesterday, setting out his fears for his wife following a “relentless” campaign against her.

Prince Harry takes on British tabloids as he admits he fears 'history repeating itself'
# Royal Fight
# Royal Fight

Prince Harry takes on British tabloids as he admits he fears 'history repeating itself'

Oct 1st 2019, 8:13 PM 55,150 Views 0 Comments

The Duchess of Sussex is launching legal action against the Mail on Sunday.

Miriam O'Callaghan files High Court case against Facebook
# Legal Action
# Legal Action

Miriam O'Callaghan files High Court case against Facebook

Mar 10th 2019, 11:25 AM 59,025 Views 0 Comments

The case relates to false advertisements featuring the presenter appearing on the platform.

Woman fears for her safety due to online messages sent from male 'stalker', court hears
# Courts
# Courts

Woman fears for her safety due to online messages sent from male 'stalker', court hears

Jan 22nd 2019, 10:50 PM 20,881 Views 0 Comments

The woman claims the unwanted communications began almost a decade ago.

Italy to sue Ryanair, Wizz Air over carry-on bag charges
# Baggage Claim
# Baggage Claim

Italy to sue Ryanair, Wizz Air over carry-on bag charges

Nov 7th 2018, 7:49 PM 24,137 Views 21 Comments

Both companies had decided to allow only a small bag that could fit underneath a plane seat for free.

Real Madrid to take legal action against Portuguese newspaper over reporting of Ronaldo rape allegations
# Statement
From The42
# Statement

Real Madrid to take legal action against Portuguese newspaper over reporting of Ronaldo rape allegations

Oct 11th 2018, 6:51 PM 20,634 Views 0 Comments

The Spanish club says it has filed a lawsuit against Correio da Manha ‘for publishing categorically false information.’

Dozens of firms were threatened with legal action for failing to pay their Dublin Town bills
# Dublin
# Dublin

Dozens of firms were threatened with legal action for failing to pay their Dublin Town bills

Jul 7th 2018, 4:00 PM 14,753 Views 9 Comments

The city-improvement group says 95% of businesses comply with its mandatory levy.

HSE lodges High Court cases against several pharmacies
# Legal Action
# Legal Action

HSE lodges High Court cases against several pharmacies

May 23rd 2018, 6:05 AM 30,064 Views 0 Comments

The defendants include pharmacies based in Dublin, Cork, Waterford and Tipperary.

Former AFL player set to sue league over alleged racial abuse and sexual harassment
# Legal Action
From The42
# Legal Action

Former AFL player set to sue league over alleged racial abuse and sexual harassment

May 9th 2018, 8:33 AM 6,411 Views 0 Comments

Ex-Gold Coast Suns player Joel Wilkinson switched codes to the NFL in 2016.

How many mortgage holders have banks taken to court so far this year?
# The Banks
# The Banks

How many mortgage holders have banks taken to court so far this year?

Apr 9th 2018, 12:05 AM 42,539 Views 70 Comments

We take a dive into the figures available for the cases brought against homeowners in the courts over the past few years.

Appeals court overturns its decision to allow Ian Bailey a retrial of his action against the State
# Court Of Appeal
# Court Of Appeal

Appeals court overturns its decision to allow Ian Bailey a retrial of his action against the State

Mar 14th 2018, 5:36 PM 14,554 Views 0 Comments

Bailey had taken a High Court case against the gardaí and the State in November 2014 which he lost.

'It'll cost an absolute fortune': Over 100 solicitors in contact with gardaí over fixed charge notice error
# Legal Action
# Legal Action

'It'll cost an absolute fortune': Over 100 solicitors in contact with gardaí over fixed charge notice error

Oct 4th 2017, 1:23 PM 47,963 Views 44 Comments

Senior gardaí were questioned by the Justice Committee today about various scandals in the organisation.

UK aviation watchdog launches action against Ryanair for 'persistently misleading passengers'
# Legal Action
# Legal Action

UK aviation watchdog launches action against Ryanair for 'persistently misleading passengers'

Sep 27th 2017, 9:15 PM 15,912 Views 38 Comments

The company today announced it will fly fewer aircraft during the winter in a move expected to hit up to 400,000 passengers with cancellations.

Ibrahim Halawa's family wants the government to sue Egyptian authorities if trial is delayed again
# Legal Action
# Legal Action

Ibrahim Halawa's family wants the government to sue Egyptian authorities if trial is delayed again

Sep 1st 2017, 3:51 PM 24,540 Views 174 Comments

Ibrahim’s sister Somaia Halawa said she welcomed the steps taken by Leo Varadkar’s government to secure his release.

Barcelona are suing Neymar for €8.5m in damages over his world-record PSG move
# Legal Action
From The42
# Legal Action

Barcelona are suing Neymar for €8.5m in damages over his world-record PSG move

Aug 22nd 2017, 4:16 PM 6,965 Views 20 Comments

The Catalan giants believe their former star was in breach of his contract before the transfer went through.

A Western Force no more as Aussie side dumped from Super Rugby
# Legal Action
From The42
# Legal Action

A Western Force no more as Aussie side dumped from Super Rugby

Aug 11th 2017, 9:14 AM 12,015 Views 13 Comments

The franchise has threatened legal action following the move.

Ex-Ireland goalkeeper considering legal action over dismissal from Huddersfield - reports
# Sacked
From The42
# Sacked

Ex-Ireland goalkeeper considering legal action over dismissal from Huddersfield - reports

Jun 23rd 2017, 12:22 PM 7,937 Views 1 Comment

Nick Colgan had worked as the newly-promoted Premier League club’s goalkeeping coach since 2014.

Fears of more disruption as NBRU may be sued over 'wildcat' strike
# Secondary Picketing
# Secondary Picketing

Fears of more disruption as NBRU may be sued over 'wildcat' strike

Apr 2nd 2017, 12:37 PM 19,818 Views 100 Comments

The union said it remains focused on helping resolve the Bus Éireann dispute.

Deschamps vows to take legal action against Cantona over racial slur
# I'll See You In Court
From The42
# I'll See You In Court

Deschamps vows to take legal action against Cantona over racial slur

Dec 5th 2016, 7:18 PM 12,718 Views 7 Comments

The former Manchester United striker’s comments caused uproar before the European Championships.

Calls for former Liverpool striker Cisse to be charged over Benzema sex-tape scandal
# Legal Action
From The42
# Legal Action

Calls for former Liverpool striker Cisse to be charged over Benzema sex-tape scandal

Oct 14th 2016, 5:05 PM 10,131 Views 1 Comment

Prosecutors in Versailles say he has a case to answer.

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