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# liquidation - Thursday 15 October, 2020

Over 100 jobs set to go at clothing retailer Pamela Scott

Provisional liquidators were appointed in the High Court today to two related companies that operate Pamela Scott shops

# liquidation - Friday 22 May, 2020

Most customers whose travel plans were cancelled amid Usit liquidation will be able to claim refunds

The company’s online operations have been bought by a previous CEO and shareholder.

# liquidation - Thursday 21 May, 2020

'Disservice' to prevent Debenhams worker protests, says Regina Doherty

Last month, Debenhams announced it would not be reopening its stores, leaving 2,000 staff unemployed.

# liquidation - Friday 15 May, 2020

'These workers deserve respect': Debenhams staff stage protests outside 11 stores across country

The closure of the Irish branches of Debenhams saw the loss of 2,000 jobs.

# liquidation - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

'We're asking for the government's help': Debenhams staff stage protest outside Dáil

The closure of the Irish branches of Debenhams saw the loss of 2,000 jobs.

# liquidation - Friday 1 May, 2020

High Court hears of hope expressed that jobs in Irish arm of Laura Ashley can be saved

Today, Justice Leonie Reynolds confirmed the appointment of joint liquidators to LauraAshley Ireland Ltd.

# liquidation - Thursday 30 April, 2020

'With great regret': Joint liquidators appointed to Irish arm of Debenhams

A small number of people supporting the Debenham’s workers held a peaceful protest outside the Four Court complex this morning.

# liquidation - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

'Deceived by Debenhams': Workers urge government to save their jobs ahead of liquidation hearing Liquidation This post contains videos

'Deceived by Debenhams': Workers urge government to save their jobs ahead of liquidation hearing

Some 500 people logged onto Zoom this afternoon for an e-rally in support of the Debenhams workers.

# liquidation - Thursday 9 April, 2020

'I'm still in shock': Closure of Irish Debenhams stores described as 'troubling' and 'devastating'

One former Debenhams employee said she is “still in shock” after this morning’s announcement.

# liquidation - Friday 27 March, 2020

'A very difficult day': Travel agency USIT goes into liquidation due to coronavirus

USIT, which specialises in student travel, employs 76 people in Dublin, Cork, Galway, and Limerick.

# liquidation - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

From The42 Limerick FC set to be liquidated LOI

Limerick FC set to be liquidated

The SSE Airtricity League club is on the verge of extinction after a court hearing in Ennis today.

# liquidation - Friday 14 September, 2018

Holidaymakers left out-of-pocket as travel company closes

Many people have found their holidays and accomodation have been cancelled.

# liquidation - Sunday 19 August, 2018

Former employees claim sold 'faulty' phones Exclusive

The company has denied the allegation.

# liquidation - Saturday 18 August, 2018

Reboot of controversial website led by the company's former boss Exclusive

Ex-staff members have said they are “livid” with the development.

# liquidation - Thursday 16 August, 2018

Hundreds of customers still in dark as is up and running again

The website reappeared online last week.

# liquidation - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Sammon liquidation: Schools say they're still optimistic they can open their doors in September

On Tuesday, Sammon Contracting Ireland Limited was placed into liquidation.

# liquidation - Sunday 3 June, 2018

The firm behind the Aungier Danger doughnut chain is headed for liquidation

But its founder says his business ‘isn’t going anywhere’ and plans to expand.

# liquidation - Monday 16 April, 2018

Tech retailer to go into liquidation after months of customer complaints

The company sells refurbished smartphones at marked down prices.

# liquidation - Friday 13 April, 2018

Data Commissioner expected to investigate potential IBRC data breach after complaint made

The Department of Finance confirmed that a former IBRC bank official had IBRC documents, and attempted to use them in an ongoing court case.

# liquidation - Friday 16 March, 2018

'I'm gutted': Writers and directors due to receive Filmbase funding 'left hanging'

Many of these projects were due to start shooting this spring.

# liquidation - Monday 15 January, 2018

Minister 'confident' school building projects not in jeopardy after construction firm collapse

The Department of Education said school buildings in question are approximately 90% complete.

# liquidation - Monday 3 July, 2017

Fine Gael minister confirms complaint lodged with gardaí against political blogger

Blogger and academic Catherine Kelly claims she was cautioned by gardaí about her social media posts and online articles which referenced Regina Doherty.

# liquidation - Thursday 2 February, 2017

The Irish Post is going to take over parts of Irish TV after its closure

The paper said the sale would give it ‘a foothold’ in Ireland.

# liquidation - Saturday 21 May, 2016

"I haven't broken the law": Government Chief Whip defends liquidation of company

Regina Doherty defended the closure of her company today.

# liquidation - Tuesday 17 May, 2016

After 40 years, one of Tipperary's big employers is going into liquidation

More than 130 jobs are in jeopardy.

# liquidation - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

From The42 Clubs seek legal advice after insolvent race management company leaves them high and dry In The Red

Clubs seek legal advice after insolvent race management company leaves them high and dry

Precision Timing were one of the leading race management firms in the country and supplied services to more than 160 events annually.

# liquidation - Friday 4 September, 2015

Setanta Insurance customers will finally get the money they're owed

The firm was wound up in 2014, but over 1,700 claims were outstanding.

# liquidation - Friday 28 August, 2015

'I gave 45 years to the store': After 11 weeks, former Clerys staff aren't going away

400 people lost their jobs overnight when the store closed suddenly.

# liquidation - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

There's now an unofficial Clerys pop-up shop on Parnell Street

The liquidation store was opened last week by a former Clerys concession holder.

# liquidation - Monday 6 July, 2015

The company that ran Clerys has been officially wound up

The High Court officially ordered that OCS Operations Ltd be wound up today with no opposition to the application.

# liquidation - Sunday 21 June, 2015

KPMG are charging a lot of money to liquidate IBRC...

Some consultants for the firm are charging a standard rate of almost €300 per hour to wind down the bank.

# liquidation - Thursday 18 June, 2015

'I'm here tearing my shop down as we speak'

Louise Hogan ran a successful business in the department store for 13 years.

From 1997 to 2015: Comparing a pre-Celtic Tiger liquidation to recession company busts

The sale of Clerys with the loss of almost 500 jobs last week serves as an uncomfortable reminder of just how vulnerable workers are when a company ceases to exist.

# liquidation - Saturday 13 June, 2015

"Devastated" Clerys workers picket landmark store following shock closure

The iconic Dublin store closed its doors for the last time last night after being put into liquidation yesterday afternoon.

Poll: How do you feel about the liquidation of Clerys? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: How do you feel about the liquidation of Clerys?

With the demise of the landmark Dublin store yesterday another Irish icon has bitten the dust, not to mention almost 500 jobs.

# liquidation - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

Murphy calls on KPMG to remove itself from Siteserv probe

A Fianna Fáil motion calling for an independent commission to be established has been defeated by the government.

# liquidation - Monday 12 January, 2015

Gardaí contacted over fees owed to international students

“Wherever you’re hiding, we need that money.”

# liquidation - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Group of Mount Carmel nurses owed €60k in redundancy payments

The nurses might not receive the payments, as they are now considered to be unsecured creditors under the liquidation.

# liquidation - Sunday 7 September, 2014

HSE buys Mount Carmel hospital, will turn it into 'step down' facility

The hospital went into liquidation at the beginning of this year.

# liquidation - Friday 1 August, 2014

Bantry to take over after Berehaven Credit Union liquidated

The news will be welcomed by locals in the Castletownbere area.

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