Law on Trial: White collar crime and the Irish FBI

Latest episode of Business Post’s legal affairs podcast looks at company law enforcement

In this episode of Law on Trial, Catherine Sanz and barrister James McDermott speak with Michael Dillon, director of legal at the Corporate Enforcement Authority (CEA), the agency tasked with enforcing company law in Ireland.

Dillon discusses his work with the so-called “Irish FBI” as well as his prior roles, which included being deputy Attorney General in the Turks and Caicos, his book on intoxication, and his 17-year career as a barrister.

The hosts also discuss some interesting legal stories in the news, including the historic Supreme Court referral by President Michael D. Higgins of a new bill to reform judicial appointments and the important recent ruling regarding Dominos delivery drivers.