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# settlement - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

Bayer agrees to pay $10.9bn to settle Roundup weedkiller claims

Bayer bought US firm and Roundup maker Monsanto for $63 billion in 2018.

High Court approves €4.6 million interim payment to boy over circumstances of his birth

Tadgh James McKenna had taken a medical negligence claim in the High Court against the HSE.

# settlement - Sunday 14 June, 2020

Couple wrongfully arrested over Gatwick Airport drone incident receive €220,000 settlement from police

Paul and Elaine Gait settled their claims against Sussex Police.

# settlement - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

High Court approves €12m settlement over hospital care for girl who contracted meningitis

It is claimed there was a failure to admit and treat her for a suspected bacterial infection.

# settlement - Monday 7 October, 2019

'He should be with us today': HSE settles case with family of jockey Jack Tyner

The 19-year-old jockey died at Cork University Hospital in 2011.

# settlement - Thursday 3 October, 2019

$800 million settlement reached to compensate families bereaved by Las Vegas gun massacre

Hundreds of lawsuits have been filed over the 2017 shooting that claimed 58 innocent lives, the worst in modern US history.

# settlement - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

Boeing reaches first settlements with Lion Air crash victims

The settlements pay out at least $1.2 million per victim, a person familiar with the matter said.

# settlement - Friday 24 May, 2019

Harvey Weinstein reportedly reaches $44 million settlement with alleged victims

Weinstein’s spokesperson declined to comment.

# settlement - Monday 13 May, 2019

Charges dropped against Conor McGregor in alleged phone-snatching case

Local media reported an out-of-court settlement.

# settlement - Friday 15 June, 2018

From The42 Ronaldo agrees to pay €18.8 million tax settlement - legal source Punishment

Ronaldo agrees to pay €18.8 million tax settlement - legal source

The deal between the fiscal authorities and the advisors of the star comes hours before Portugal face Spain.

# settlement - Thursday 22 February, 2018

The IFA will pay its former boss €1.9m to settle his legal cases

The settlement relates to disputes over a severance package and a defamation case.

# settlement - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Grumpy Cat wins €570,000 payout in copyright lawsuit

Grumpy Cat inadvertently went global in 2012 after a picture of the cat sporting its angry-looking face was posted online.

# settlement - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Judge turns down €25,000 settlement to boy who lacerated eyebrow at crèche as inadequate

The court heard the boy had to stand on an unsteady stool to wash his hands in the bathroom when he was two years old.

# settlement - Monday 2 October, 2017

Authors of Kinahan crime book apologise to man they claimed was involved in criminality

The book claimed that the man had been been arrested by gardaí.

# settlement - Saturday 9 September, 2017

From The42 Boxer Abdusalamov receives $22 million settlement following severe brain injury Settlement

Boxer Abdusalamov receives $22 million settlement following severe brain injury

It is believed to be the biggest personal injury settlement the state of New York has ever made.

# settlement - Thursday 7 September, 2017

Dublin based investment fund agrees to pay $687 million to victims of fraudster Bernie Madoff

Madoff’s customers have now recovered over 70% of the money they lost when his scheme collapsed.

# settlement - Friday 28 July, 2017

Judge refuses settlement after girl (6) suffered slice wound to her chest at Eddie Rockets

The judge thinks that the €19,500 offer may not be enough.

# settlement - Thursday 27 July, 2017

Madonna settles claim with Mail Online after it revealed details of her adoption of twins from Malawi

The singer had sued Associated Newspapers over the story, which appeared last January.

# settlement - Monday 26 June, 2017

Philando Castile's family reaches $3m settlement over his death

The 32-year-old was several times by police officer Jeronimo Yanez in Minnesota.

# settlement - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

Mother's death after collision between car and Luas 'a warning to all motorists' after case settled for €550,000

Yao Webster was struck by a car that had collided with a Luas on the morning of 7 April 2014.

Toddler (2) pleaded with parents 'no crèche, no crèche'

The parents reached a settlement in court today.

# settlement - Friday 5 May, 2017

Survivors and families of Berkeley victims agree compensation with construction firms

The family of Ashley Donohoe, who died in the balcony collapse, released a statement through their lawyer today.

# settlement - Thursday 27 April, 2017

€6.3 million settlement approved for woman at centre of Grace case

Fianna Fáil TD John McGuinness said that the settlement was appropriate, but questioned whether anything had changed at the HSE and Tusla.

# settlement - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

'Nothing will ever remove our grief for the life Sadhbh lost': Settlement reached in brain damage case

Sadhbh Farrell was left with severe cerebral palsy after she failed to receive treatment for jaundice shortly after birth.

# settlement - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

John Kerry tells Israel it 'can either be Jewish or democratic - it cannot be both'

The US Secretary of State also urged Israel and Palestinians to agree land swaps on 1967 lines in today’s speech.

# settlement - Friday 9 December, 2016

Brain-damaged woman receives €4 million settlement from HSE

The claims were fully denied and the settlement was made without admission of liability by the HSE.

Bray Credit Union fined €98,000 for breaching money laundering and terrorist finance laws

The regulator is “concerned” that the breaches occurred over a five-year period.

# settlement - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Boy who cut his knee after tripping over 'vandalised' water meter awarded €12,500

Finn Wallace was playing outside his aunt’s house when his foot was caught in an uncovered and broken water meter.

# settlement - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

Toddler who hit head on concrete awarded €35,000 damages from creche

The award was made at the Dublin Circuit Civil Court this morning.

# settlement - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

€20,000 damages for young girl who was locked in classroom for 25 minutes

Kate Deegan, 5, had been extremely distressed and started panicking, crying and knocking on the door to be let out.

# settlement - Friday 8 July, 2016

Ex-model wins €62 million in divorce from Saudi billionaire

Her husband divorced her under Islamic law without her knowledge and married a 25-year-old Lebanese model in 2012.

# settlement - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

Girl given €25,000 after being knocked down while chasing her dog

The girl had been visiting family friends.

# settlement - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

Child awarded €10,000 after choking on plastic allegedly contained in a Cow&Gate baby food

The company made a €10,000 damages settlement offer, without admission of liability.

# settlement - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Wife of Dave Mahon settles damages claim with Irish Water

Audrey Fitzpatrick had lodged a €60,000 claim against Dublin City Council and the water utility after falling into an open shore in May 2014.

# settlement - Thursday 5 May, 2016

Man stabbed at infamous 2012 Phoenix Park concert settles damages claim

Fan Niall Davey had lodged a €60,000 claim against a number of defendants, including concert promoter MCD Productions.

# settlement - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

Seven major banks to pay $324 million over accusations of manipulating interest rates

The money is to settle a lawsuit that followed a ruling in March.

# settlement - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

Family of 12-year-old shot by police should use $6 million payout to 'educate on danger of guns'

12-year-old Tamir Rice was fatally shot by a junior police officer in November 2014.

# settlement - Thursday 17 March, 2016

Teacher fired after anonymous letter said she was unmarried and pregnant settles case

The school said she breached her contract by going against the religious and moral teachings of the church.

# settlement - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

Hospital apologises after man settles case against HSE and doctor who delivered him for €4.1 million

Cerebral palsy sufferer Andrew Whelan took a legal action through his mother against the gynaecologist who delivered Andrew 22 years ago.

# settlement - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

You can now sing Happy Birthday for free

Strictly speaking every time you’ve sung it in recent times you’ve been breaching copyright. Not any longer however…

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