Details of Defendant:
Carradoan, Rathmullan, Letterkenny, County Donegal.
Letterkenny District Court
District Judge Kilraine
Contrary to Section 187 (1) of the Companies Act 1990, Mr. Carron, carrying on business under the name and style of Frank Kelly & Co, acted as auditor of four companies when not qualified to do so. A total of eight charges were before the Court and these related to Mr. Carron acting as auditor for two separate financial years for each of four companies.
On a plea of guilty, the Court convicted the defendant on one of the charges, pursuant to Section 187 (6) and (9) of the Companies Act 1990, imposed a fine of €1,000, and directed that the defendant pay €2,000 towards the costs of the prosecution. The remaining seven charges were taken into consideration by the Court.