Flynn v Eivers

JurisdictionIreland
Judgment Date01 January 1952
Date01 January 1952
CourtHigh Court
Flynn
and
Eivers

Plaintiff residing outside jurisdiction - Discretion of Judge - Rules of High Court and Supreme Court, 1926, Or. XII, Rule 1.

The making of an order for security for costs is a matter for the discretion of the Court in each particular case, and should be refused where, by reason of the poverty of the plaintiff, the granting of the order for security would amount to a judicial determination of the action.

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  • De Abreu v Findlater Hotels Ltd
    • Ireland
    • High Court
    • 11 July 2017
    ...five previous decisions of the Superior Courts, each of which it now turns to consider in chronological order. (i) Flynn v. Rivers 1951 86 I.L.T.R. 85 , HC. 11 This case involved an application for security for costs brought by Mr Rivers, the defendant, against Mr Flynn, the plaintiff, who ......
  • Salih v The General Accident Fire and Life Assurance Corporation Ltd
    • Ireland
    • High Court
    • 13 November 1987
    ...and The General Accident Fire and Life Assurance Corporation Limited, Defendant Cases mentioned in this report:— Flynn v. Eivers (1951) 86 I.L.T.R. 85. Heaney v. Malocca [1958] I.R. 111; (1957) 92 I.L.T.R. 117. Peppard and Company Limited v. Bogoff [1962] I.R. 180; (1963) 97 I.L.T.R. 12. Co......
  • Peppard and Company Ltd v Bogoff
    • Ireland
    • Supreme Court
    • 1 January 1963
    ...the President of the Court and I agree with it. Maguire J. :— I also agree with it. (1) [1933] L. J. Ir. 182. (1) [1913] W. N. 72. (1) 86 I. L. T. R. 85. (2) Before Kingsmill Moore , O Dálaigh and Maguire JJ. (1) [1928] I. R. 584. (2) 25 L. R. Ir. 42. (3) [1933] L. J. Ir. 182. (4) [1933] L.......
  • Harberd v Cross Vetpharm
    • Ireland
    • High Court
    • 20 May 2003
    ...WILEY 1994 2 IR 379 WALKER V ATKINSON 1895 1 IR 246 DENMAN V O'CALLAGHAN 1897 31 ILTR 141 HEANEY V MALOCCA 1958 IR 111 FLYNN V EIVERS 1951 86 ILTR 85 (REP SUB NOM FLYNN V RIVERS) Abstract: Practice and procedure - Employment law - Litigation - Security for costs - Whether plaintiff should......
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