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C. M. Haughey Solicitors’ Client secures €117,000 after a medical swab was left inside her

By admin_haughey | March 29, 2017 | Comments Off on C. M. Haughey Solicitors’ Client secures €117,000 after a medical swab was left inside her

A woman who sued after a swab the size of a “plum” was left inside her following the delivery of her baby at a Dublin hospital has been awarded €117,000 damages. Sarah Daly had developed a significant infection after the swab was removed, Mr. Justice Kevin Cross noted at the High Court. He said the…

TO ALL FORMER LAWLINE SOLICITORS CLIENTS

By admin_haughey | March 29, 2017 | Comments Off on TO ALL FORMER LAWLINE SOLICITORS CLIENTS

TO ALL FORMER LAWLINE SOLICITORS CLIENTS Re: Caoimhe Haughey formally of Lawline Solicitors now practising under the style and title of C. M. Haughey Solicitors at Christchurch Hall, High Street, Dublin, 8 Dear Client of Lawline, I hope this letter finds you well and as a former valued client of Lawline I want to let…

Damages of €140k for woman who had vaginal swab left inside her for almost three weeks

By admin_haughey | March 29, 2017 | Comments Off on Damages of €140k for woman who had vaginal swab left inside her for almost three weeks

A young woman has been awarded almost €140,000 damages for injuries and trauma resulting from a vaginal swab being left inside her and remaining undetected for almost three weeks despite two visits by her to the National Maternity Hospital. The swab was like a “mini-football”, it was claimed. Mr Justice Kevin Cross found the trauma…

€15k damages for young girl (11) ‘traumatised’ after bite from Bichon Frise dog

By admin_haughey | March 29, 2017 | Comments Off on €15k damages for young girl (11) ‘traumatised’ after bite from Bichon Frise dog

An 11-year-old schoolgirl, who was left traumatised after being bitten on her right calf by a neighbour’s dog, a Bichon Frise has been awarded damages against the dog’s owners in the Circuit Civil Court. Circuit Court President Mr Justice Raymond Groarke said the dog, Misty, which had been “arrested” for several weeks by the Gardaí,…

CAOIMHE HAUGHEY PRINCIPAL SOLICITOR-PROFILE TO-DATE

By admin_haughey | March 29, 2017 | Comments Off on CAOIMHE HAUGHEY PRINCIPAL SOLICITOR-PROFILE TO-DATE

On the 26th of February 2012 Kieron Wood of the Sunday Business Post penned an article “Haughey niece in asset stripping dispute over solicitor practice at Christchurch”. The article arose out of an attempt by Mr. David Synnott former partner of the dissolved practice of Lawline Solicitors to have a Receiver appointed to wind-down the…

C. M. HAUGHEY SOLICITORS REPRESENTING “MS. Y” IN THE LATEST ABORTION SCANDAL

By admin_haughey | March 16, 2017 | Comments Off on C. M. HAUGHEY SOLICITORS REPRESENTING “MS. Y” IN THE LATEST ABORTION SCANDAL

Since last August Ms. Kitty Holland renowned reporter with the Irish Times has followed the tragic and appalling case of “Ms. Y” the young woman at the centre of the latest abortion controversy. A draft of the HSE report on the care received by “Ms. Y” from a range of State Agencies has been circulated…

HSE = Transparency? Integrity? Honest Disclosure?

By admin_haughey | March 16, 2017 | Comments Off on HSE = Transparency? Integrity? Honest Disclosure?

Have you been the victim of a medical accident or medical negligence? If so you may be unsure where to turn. One would hope your doctor or health professional would help, answer questions, advise you, sympathise, empathise? Maybe you have been “discharged” from medical care after something has gone wrong and no-one wants to tell…

Compensation on the Double??

By admin_haughey | March 16, 2017 | Comments Off on Compensation on the Double??

On the 1st August 2014 the Social Welfare and Pensions Act 2013 will come into force. What does this mean to the average compensation claim? It will introduce a system called the Recoverable Benefits and Assistance Scheme very similar to the CRU system that has been in operation in the UK for many years. It…

Injuries Board – Fact or Fiction?

By admin_haughey | March 16, 2017 | Comments Off on Injuries Board – Fact or Fiction?

Road traffic accidents claims are on the rise according to the Injuries Board. They have accounted for a staggering €88,500,000 – €88.5 million in compensation for the first 6 months of 2013. The highest recorded award paid out by the Injuries Board to-date is €976,000. The Injuries Board Chief Executive says the injuries Board continues…

Medical Negligence CASE – Infant LC v Hospital B

By admin_haughey | March 16, 2017 | Comments Off on Medical Negligence CASE – Infant LC v Hospital B

This case was brought to the High Court and after three days of evidence was successfully settled in favour of the baby and family for the sum of €5.25 million: – The Facts of this Case: – The mother was 21 years old and it was her first pregnancy. Her estimated due date was the…

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