Wednesday January 22, 2020

INM parries a strike by the corporate enforcer

As the ODCE’s move to appoint High Court inspectors is blocked by a judicial review application, the Taoiseach is accused of undermining the corporate watchdog. Francesca Comyn and Mary Regan report

22nd April, 2018

The sharing of inside information in a publicly listed company. Data breaches. Market abuse. The litany of explosive allegations against Independent News & Media (INM) came thick and fast before High Court president Peter Kelly last Monday.

But the detail was thin on the ground. Court four was packed full of lawyers, journalists, the odd PR figure and a heavy sense of expectation ahead of the Director of Corporate Enforcement’s application to appoint High Court...

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.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

He was once the garlanded saviour of Nissan. So how did Carlos Ghosn find himself a fugitive after one of the most glittering careers in the history of the car industry?

Barry J Whyte | 3 days ago

Our goal in the west should be to encourage the country’s leaders to make its economy more competitive, open and transparent

Vincent Boland | 3 days ago

Inflation figures do not measure the cost of living, and in our hyper-globalised economy it’s not always easy to count what’s real and what’s not

Aidan Regan | 3 days ago