In Richard II, Shakespeare suggests that “the purest treasure mortal times afford is spotless reputation”, but placing a precise monetary value on this particular treasure is something which has perplexed our courts for decades. Now it is Strasbourg’s turn to grapple with the problem.
The European Court of Human Rights is being asked to rule on the largely untrammeled discretion enjoyed by Irish juries to award enormous sums in damages. The...
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