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# Settlement

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State receives €45m in settlement from MDU
Health Minister James Reilly said action had to be taken to ensure cover for patients and consultants.
Strauss-Kahn settles with maid over sexual assault allegation
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.
Tesco to pay €150,000 to Aldi in settlement
Aldi was suing Tesco over inaccurate price comparisons.
Committee to seek further answers from Wallace over tax affairs
The independent TD is being investigated by the Members Interests Committee after revelations about his company’s under-declaration of VAT.
Wallace: 'Unlikely' €2.1 million Revenue settlement will be paid
The TD’s company settled with the Revenue over undeclared VAT. This morning, he acknowledged what he did was wrong and said he was “far from proud” about the situation.
C&AG report questions decisions made by DDDA in bid for Glass Bottle site
Report highlights Dublin Dockland Development Authority’s involvement in record bid for property now valued at €45m.
Skechers to pay $40m in US settlement over advertising claims
Federal Trade Commission says the company made deceptive claims about its products helping to tone and strengthen muscle.
David Drumm's wife reaches settlement with US court - report
Former Anglo Irish Bank CEO David Drumm filed for bankruptcy in the US in 2010.
How the Vita Cortex workers held on for 139 days (and why Twitter mattered)
The 32 Vita Cortex employees took turns working 8 hour shifts at their former employer until a negotiation was reached. Kevin Curran finds out how they did it.
Regulator fines Aviva €490,000
The insurance firm had breached the Consumer Protection Code on a number of occasions between 2007 and 2011.
Traveller couple refused housing reaches settlement with local authority
The 17-year-old married couple will now have their housing application approved and backdated.
$225,000 settlement for Phoebe Prince's parents
The parents of the Irish schoolgirl, who died by suicide after being bullied in school, settled the lawsuit with her school district in Massachusetts in November – but the amount has only just been revealed.
Jockey and travel agents among those who settled with Revenue
Nearly €93 million was recovered by the Revenue Commissioners between July and September of this year.
Government announces inquiry into RTE programme on Kevin Reynolds
Pat Rabbitte announced that the independent inquiry will determine the ‘true facts and circumstances’ which led to the Prime Time programme on Fr Reynolds being broadcast earlier this year.
RTÉ says it cannot disclose Fr Reynolds settlement details
Fianna Fáil has called on the broadcaster to release details of the settlement but RTÉ says it is bound by a confidentiality agreement requested by the priest’s lawyers.
Charlie Sheen settles $100m lawsuit
The actor recently apologised to his former Two and a Half Men colleagues after being fired from the show in March.
Woman receives multi-million euro settlement after car crash
Valerie Bourke needs 24-hour care after her car was hit by an articulated truck in 2006.
Settlement of €3.5m in case of boy who suffered brain injuries at birth
Fourteen year old Cian Mangan took a case for negligence against the HSE through his mother, Michelle Mangan.