Wednesday September 23, 2020

Time running out to challenge Leaving Cert results, students told

Legal experts warn students wanting to catch CAO offers need to apply for a judicial review this coming week

13th September, 2020
Leaving Cert students will be able to see the grades their schools awarded them on September 14 and the second round of CAO offers are due to come out on September 20

There is a small window of opportunity for Leaving Cert students to legally challenge their results, legal specialists have said.

“If you are worth your salt, you are going to be applying straight away to the courts looking for leave to take a judicial review early next week,” John Temple, a barrister specialising in data protection, told the Business Post.

“Time is of the essence here. Universities are clinical in...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly



Unlimited Access for 2 Years

This product does not auto-renew

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

The company, led by Dragons' Den investor Ramona Nicholas and her husband, is being sued for alleged over-claiming of fees

Rosanna Cooney | 3 days ago

Court filings show tech giant doesn’t believe it can convince Data Protection Commission to overturn preliminary ruling that bans transfer of data from EU to US

Aaron Rogan | 3 days ago

Lawyer for some of the fashion retailer's landlords opposes application for the appointment of examiner

Rosanna Cooney | 3 days ago