Ireland’s Supreme Court Maintains Law Against Third Party Funding In Ireland

This case itself concerns¬†the claimants allegations that there was impropriety in a tender process resulting in the award of a mobile phone licence to Esat Digifone in 1996. ¬†As the claimants bid was unsuccessful they claim this resulted in a material loss. In order to bring their claim before the courts they needed to raise … Continue reading Ireland’s Supreme Court Maintains Law Against Third Party Funding In Ireland

Ireland May Be About To Open For Litigation Funders

Last year, High Court Judge Aileen Donnelly refused permission for a UK firm to provide funding for a case involving businessman Tony Boyle against billionaire Denis O’Brien, former Fine Gael minister Michael Lowry and the State. Mr Boyle claimed his company, Persona Digital Telephony, failed to secure a mobile phone licence in 1996 that was … Continue reading Ireland May Be About To Open For Litigation Funders