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#Settlement

# settlement - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

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

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

Jul 5th 2016, 3:27 PM 34,717 Views 101 Comments

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
# Settlement
# Settlement

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

Jun 1st 2016, 6:02 AM 10,538 Views 10 Comments

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
# Courts
# Courts

Wife of Dave Mahon settles damages claim with Irish Water

May 10th 2016, 3:10 PM 47,047 Views 0 Comments

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
# Swedish House Mafia
# Swedish House Mafia

Man stabbed at infamous 2012 Phoenix Park concert settles damages claim

May 5th 2016, 1:46 PM 25,909 Views 30 Comments

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
# Settlement
# Settlement

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

May 4th 2016, 7:58 AM 12,353 Views 19 Comments

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'
# Tamir Rice
# Tamir Rice

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

Apr 26th 2016, 7:19 AM 11,462 Views 37 Comments

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
# Catholic School
# Catholic School

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

Mar 17th 2016, 6:05 AM 56,233 Views 60 Comments

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
# Courts
# Courts

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

Feb 24th 2016, 8:20 PM 29,607 Views 9 Comments

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
# That's A Relief
# That's A Relief

You can now sing Happy Birthday for free

Feb 9th 2016, 10:14 PM 13,594 Views 14 Comments

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

# settlement - Friday 4 December, 2015

Settlement of €3k rejected after schoolboy cuts leg on broken glass
# Public Green
# Public Green

Settlement of €3k rejected after schoolboy cuts leg on broken glass

Dec 4th 2015, 6:00 AM 27,031 Views 45 Comments

The injury has been described as being worth ten times that amount.

# settlement - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Boy left paralysed after hospital treatment awarded €3.8 million
# Settlement
# Settlement

Boy left paralysed after hospital treatment awarded €3.8 million

Apr 21st 2015, 7:04 PM 12,549 Views 12 Comments

The interim payment will cover five years of care for Matthew McGrath.

# settlement - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Australia has just set a major precedent against online piracy, but could the same happen here?
# Shiver Me Timbers
# Shiver Me Timbers

Australia has just set a major precedent against online piracy, but could the same happen here?

Apr 7th 2015, 4:35 PM 15,824 Views 26 Comments

Internet Service Providers are to be made hand over the identities of almost 5,000 people who illegally shared one movie.

# settlement - Friday 20 March, 2015

Family of child with brain injury slam "unacceptable" nine-year HSE delay
# Birth
# Birth

Family of child with brain injury slam "unacceptable" nine-year HSE delay

Mar 20th 2015, 2:40 PM 11,922 Views 6 Comments

The HSE only last month admitted liability in the case of Tadhg Costello.

# settlement - Monday 26 January, 2015

Tom Petty is now getting royalties from Sam Smith's 'Stay With Me'
# Sounds Similiar
# Sounds Similiar

Tom Petty is now getting royalties from Sam Smith's 'Stay With Me'

Jan 26th 2015, 6:15 PM 30,385 Views 37 Comments

A dispute over similarities between a Petty single and Smith’s Stay With Me was settled out of court.

# settlement - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Biggest payout in the history of Ireland made to Cork boy brain damaged at birth
# Groundbreaking
# Groundbreaking

Biggest payout in the history of Ireland made to Cork boy brain damaged at birth

Dec 18th 2014, 7:45 PM 19,446 Views 23 Comments

Gill Russell was awarded €13.5 million at the High Court today.

# settlement - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Pension deal for former Waterford Crystal workers on the table
# Long Time Coming
# Long Time Coming

Pension deal for former Waterford Crystal workers on the table

Dec 7th 2014, 12:08 PM 9,488 Views 27 Comments

The factory in Waterford closed in 2009 with the loss of 1,000 jobs.

# settlement - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Boy severely brain damaged before birth awarded €2.75m in High Court settlement
# Court
# Court

Boy severely brain damaged before birth awarded €2.75m in High Court settlement

Oct 23rd 2014, 6:57 PM 12,616 Views 1 Comment

Linda McCarthy was expecting twins and was not admitted to St Joseph’s Hospital in Clonmel despite medical concerns.

# settlement - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Israel to press ahead with 2,600 settler homes in Jerusalem
# Tension
# Tension

Israel to press ahead with 2,600 settler homes in Jerusalem

Oct 1st 2014, 7:34 PM 6,534 Views 77 Comments

The housing units, which have been slated for construction since 2012, were given final approval this week.

# settlement - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

EU tells Google to make more of an effort if it wants to settle search row
# New Solutions
# New Solutions

EU tells Google to make more of an effort if it wants to settle search row

Sep 9th 2014, 4:10 PM 4,344 Views 1 Comment

A deal between the company and the European Commission was agreed back in February, but new complaints will now need to be addressed.

# settlement - Friday 5 September, 2014

Google agrees to refund $19 million to parents for unwanted in-app purchases
# Refunded
# Refunded

Google agrees to refund $19 million to parents for unwanted in-app purchases

Sep 5th 2014, 10:14 AM 6,960 Views 8 Comments

The company has also agreed to update its practises to ensure that it receives parental consent for any purchases made.

# settlement - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

LinkedIn agrees to pay employees €4.4 million over wage violations
# Settlement
# Settlement

LinkedIn agrees to pay employees €4.4 million over wage violations

Aug 5th 2014, 10:47 AM 10,426 Views 13 Comments

The professional social network said it paid more than $3.3 million in overtime back wages and $2.5 million in damages to workers in California, Illinois, Nebraska and New York.

# settlement - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Opinion: Neither nation can survive without freedom and independence for the Palestinians
# Peace Building
# Peace Building

Opinion: Neither nation can survive without freedom and independence for the Palestinians

Jul 31st 2014, 1:00 PM 65 Views 58 Comments

Israeli peace activist Nurit Peled-Elhanan calls on the international community to help end settlement expansion and bring peace to the region.

# settlement - Monday 28 July, 2014

Fidelma Healy Eames 'vindicated' by Irish Daily Mail apology
# Sorry
# Sorry

Fidelma Healy Eames 'vindicated' by Irish Daily Mail apology

Jul 28th 2014, 12:49 PM 13,121 Views 18 Comments

The newspaper published two stories in 2012 about volunteer work the Senator had done.

# settlement - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Apple has dodged a massive $840 million price-fixing court case
# Price Fixing
# Price Fixing

Apple has dodged a massive $840 million price-fixing court case

Jun 17th 2014, 10:18 AM 5,448 Views 1 Comment

The company agreed an out-of-court settlement with the parties involved, effectively avoiding a court case which was due to take place next month.

# settlement - Saturday 11 January, 2014

US court upholds BP settlement for Gulf oil spill
# Gulf Of Mexico
# Gulf Of Mexico

US court upholds BP settlement for Gulf oil spill

Jan 11th 2014, 11:15 AM 6,169 Views 7 Comments

The British energy giant reached a $7.8 billion settlement in 2012

# settlement - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

'Heartbroken' family of Dhara Kivlehan call for inquest
# HSE
# HSE

'Heartbroken' family of Dhara Kivlehan call for inquest

Dec 3rd 2013, 3:09 PM 27,164 Views 42 Comments

The HSE agreed a settlement of €790,000 in court today.

# settlement - Friday 29 November, 2013

Parents of Dylan Gaffney Hayes release statement about €8.5m HSE settlement
# Statement In Full
# Statement In Full

Parents of Dylan Gaffney Hayes release statement about €8.5m HSE settlement

Nov 29th 2013, 11:05 PM 19,748 Views 50 Comments

The family of Dylan Gaffney Hayes, who suffered catastrophic brain injuries during birth, was awarded a settlement of €8.5 million in the High Court today.

# settlement - Sunday 17 November, 2013

Brendan Grace interview reveals Charlie Haughey helped buy his family their first house
# Home Owner
# Home Owner

Brendan Grace interview reveals Charlie Haughey helped buy his family their first house

Nov 17th 2013, 7:30 AM 27,623 Views 97 Comments

Brendan Grace said money he received from an action taken against the former Taoiseach allowed him buy his family home.

# settlement - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

Dairygold settles High Court case brought by former CEO
# Courts
# Courts

Dairygold settles High Court case brought by former CEO

Nov 12th 2013, 1:07 PM 9,892 Views 15 Comments

The High Court case brought by Jerry Henchy against Dairygold has been settled this morning with the co-op paying €196k of the former chief’s legal costs.

# settlement - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Penn State agrees to pay out $60m to sex abuse victims
# Settlement
From The42
# Settlement

Penn State agrees to pay out $60m to sex abuse victims

Oct 29th 2013, 7:00 AM 2,425 Views 0 Comments

26 men will receive compensation for the crimes of former American football coach Jerry Sandusky.

# settlement - Monday 2 September, 2013

Junior minister John Perry reaches deal with bank over €2.4 million debt
# Settlement
# Settlement

Junior minister John Perry reaches deal with bank over €2.4 million debt

Sep 2nd 2013, 11:15 PM 5,170 Views 29 Comments

Minister for Small Business John Perry and his wife had a judgment of €2.47 million entered against them in the Commercial Court in July.

# settlement - Thursday 29 August, 2013

History made as NFL settles concussion lawsuit for $765m
# Breakthrough
From The42
# Breakthrough

History made as NFL settles concussion lawsuit for $765m

Aug 29th 2013, 11:11 PM 17,621 Views 49 Comments

The settlement will be paid out through medical benefits and injury compensation to more than 4,500 players.

# settlement - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

US Secretary of State urges Palestinians against settlements reaction
# Middle East
# Middle East

US Secretary of State urges Palestinians against settlements reaction

Aug 13th 2013, 8:13 AM 3,331 Views 87 Comments

John Kerry said that Palestinians must return to the negotiating table.

# settlement - Wednesday 8 May, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added awkward text messages
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added awkward text messages

May 8th 2013, 8:01 PM 18,320 Views 2 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# settlement - Monday 4 March, 2013

Domestic violence survivor wins High Court immigration case
# Immigration
# Immigration

Domestic violence survivor wins High Court immigration case

Mar 4th 2013, 4:55 PM 8,894 Views 49 Comments

The woman had been married to an EU national, but left him after being subjected to serious abuse. She has now won her right to stay in the country.

# settlement - Thursday 21 February, 2013

Column: "It's not uncommon to find four families living in a single tent"
# Column
# Column

Column: "It's not uncommon to find four families living in a single tent"

Feb 21st 2013, 1:45 PM 32 Views 12 Comments

Listening to the stories of people displaced by the conflict in Syria, you become accustomed to horror stories – but never immune to them, writes David Adams.

# settlement - Friday 1 February, 2013

Google and French news websites reach agreement over the news
# The News
# The News

Google and French news websites reach agreement over the news

Feb 1st 2013, 8:04 PM 5,058 Views 6 Comments

Google will set up a €60 million fund to help French newspapers develop online projects – but won’t stop indexing content from French news sites.

# settlement - Saturday 29 December, 2012

Berlusconi must pay wife €3 million a month alimony
# Ouch
# Ouch

Berlusconi must pay wife €3 million a month alimony

Dec 29th 2012, 10:44 AM 9,065 Views 43 Comments

The former prime minister of Italy will have to pay his ex-wife €100,000 a day as part of a legal separation settlement.

# settlement - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

State receives €45m in settlement from MDU
# Settlement
# Settlement

State receives €45m in settlement from MDU

Dec 18th 2012, 12:44 PM 9,383 Views 11 Comments

Health Minister James Reilly said action had to be taken to ensure cover for patients and consultants.

# settlement - Monday 10 December, 2012

Strauss-Kahn settles with maid over sexual assault allegation
# DSK
# DSK

Strauss-Kahn settles with maid over sexual assault allegation

Dec 10th 2012, 9:00 PM 13,057 Views 41 Comments

A court in New York has heard that the former head of the IMF has reached an undisclosed financial settlement with the hotel maid who accused him of sexual assault last year.