Prosecution Cases 2014

The Director of Corporate Enforcement v Patrick Gleeson

Monday

07 April 2014


Details of Defendant: 
 Patrick Gleeson

Address: 
Nicholastown, Kilcullen, County Kildare/Old Carlow Road, Kilcullen, County Kildare

Venue: 
Dublin Metropolitan District Court

Judge: 
District Judge John O’Neill

Alleged Offences: 
The Defendant was charged with contravention of Section 56(1) and (3) of the Company Law Enforcement Act 2001 that in relation to Wecater Limited (In Liquidation) (one Charge) and Thomas Hughes & Sons Limited (In Liquidation) (one Charge) as Liquidator of each company he failed to provide to the Director of Corporate Enforcement Reports in the form prescribed by Regulation made under the 2001 Act, relating to those insolvent companies.

Outcome: 
On a plea of guilty, the Defendant was convicted and fined the sum of €250 on each of the two Charges, ordered to pay the prosecution costs of €1,250 and was allowed 4 months from the 7th April 2014 to pay the Fines and Costs or serve 21 days in default. 
 

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