Personal Insolvency Bill

I welcome the Minister who has the zeal of a reformer, which is always welcome, and I commend him on his attempt to improve the unsatisfactory regime in place for people with difficulties in their personal finances. With goodwill, good legislation will emerge, which will generally improve the climate. There is a cultural backdrop to … Read more

We have no duty to pay debts of international gamblers

While stopping short of unilaterally defaulting, the time has come to renegotiate with our creditors. “Si vis pacem, para bellum — If you want peace, prepare for war” – Vegetius To read some of the commentary over the last week, one would be forgiven for reaching the conclusion that Ireland was about to be plunged … Read more