Aaron Rogan

Aaron Rogan

‘Unfair public shaming’ as woman abused over claim

‘Unfair public shaming’ as woman abused over claim

The solicitor in a workplace injuries case says the plaintiff received 700 ‘horrendous’ Facebook posts as the Maria Bailey controversy sparked public anger at compensation claims

Barristers will have to reimburse ‘devilling’ fees

Barristers will have to reimburse ‘devilling’ fees

Members of the Bar Council have failed to block an attempt to force barristers to pay for their devils’ fees

Bord Bia defends campaign to promote spuds to millennials

Bord Bia defends campaign to promote spuds to millennials

Bord Bia has defended a plan to spend €2 million promoting potatoes to Irish people despite 97 per cent of the households buying spuds in their weekly shop

Irishman jailed over Silk Road site offered Bitcoin job

Irishman jailed over Silk Road site offered Bitcoin job

Gary Davis, 31, from the small village of Kilpedder, near Greystones, Co Wicklow was sentenced to 78 months by judge Jesse Furman in the Southern District of New York last Thursday

Greyhound body accused of trying to silence whistleblowers

Greyhound body accused of trying to silence whistleblowers

Dog breeders’ federation claims the ‘breakaway group’ was formed to remove concerned voices

Lawyers say Bailey fallout leading to abuse of legitimate claimants

Lawyers say Bailey fallout leading to abuse of legitimate claimants

The Fine Gael TD’s compensation claim for falling off a swing in the Dean Hotel has led to increased scrutiny on how personal injuries are handled in Ireland

‘It’s Pythonesque’: man denied passport unless he gets PSC

‘It’s Pythonesque’: man denied passport unless he gets PSC

Solicitors for Digital Rights Ireland said last year that if people are denied passports because they do not have a PSC they can sue for damages

Gambling at risk of becoming ‘the new smoking’ if industry fails to act

Gambling at risk of becoming ‘the new smoking’ if industry fails to act

Calls for online bookies to introduce mandatory deposit limits have been ignored

Problem gambling: The risks for business

Problem gambling: The risks for business

Irish companies are increasingly concerned about the reputational and financial damage that can b...

YouTube received legal requests to delete O’Doherty’s videos

YouTube received legal requests to delete O’Doherty’s videos

Since her account was terminated, she has held daily protests at the office of YouTube’s owner Google on Barrow Street in central Dublin, claiming that she is being censored

DPP to call for hike in barrister fees

DPP to call for hike in barrister fees

The Bar Council and DPP officials met last week to discuss the matter after an escalation in rhetoric by the barristers’ body

HSE-funded helpline redirected callers to wrong number for over a year

HSE-funded helpline redirected callers to wrong number for over a year

People attempting to reach the national eating disorder helpline Bodywhys were instead connected to a private residence in Swords

Paddy Power founder: Gambling could get a ‘stench like cigarettes’

Paddy Power founder: Gambling could get a ‘stench like cigarettes’

Paddy Power Betfair is becoming increasingly concerned about the reputational damage addiction is causing

Social media needs ‘radical transparency’

Social media needs ‘radical transparency’

Laws not enough, says civil liberties group

Information chief defends data strategy in letter to commissioner

Information chief defends data strategy in letter to commissioner

Dixon told Irish approach ‘held in high regard’ in EU