Biography

Eoin Quill has worked at the University of Limerick since 1991. He is a member of the Society of Legal Scholars, (SLS) the Irish Association of Law Teachers (IALT), the International Commercial and Economic Law Research Group at the UL School of Law (ICEL), a fellow of the European Centre of Tort and Insurance Law (ECTIL) in Vienna and the external examiner in Torts for The Law Society of Ireland.

His primary area of research is tort, focused on accident compensation and private actions for the enforcement of civil rights. His publications include:

a treatise - Torts in Ireland (4th ed 2014);

a volume in the International Encyclopaedia of Laws, - Tort Law in Ireland;

an edited book - Damages and Compensation Culture: Comparative Perspectives (2016, Co-edited with Raymond J Friel);

chapters on Irish Tort Law in the Yearbooks on European Tort Law & the Digest of European Tort Law for ECTIL and the Institute for European Tort Law of the Austrian Academy of Sciences;

peer-reviewed journal articles in Irish and international law journals on topics such as causation, affirmative duties, defective buildings, negligent misstatements and negligently inflicted psychiatric harm.

Eoin Quill was born in Limerick in 1965. He studied law at University College Cork between 1982 and 1988 obtaining two bachelors and a master's degree – BCL; LLB; LLM. He lectured at the School of Professional and Management Studies in Limerick from 1988–1990 prior to working at the University of Limerick. He has lectured in a variety of subjects including Tort, Contract, Employment Law, Commercial Law, Company Law, Equity & Trusts, Jurisprudence and International Tort Law & Business.

Research Interests

My principal area of research interest is the law of torts, with a focus on methodology and structure in the analysis of the legal principles governing compensation claims. I also have a broader interest in civil obligations (encompassing contract torts and restitution).

Professional Activities

Association

  • 1993 Member, Society of Legal Scholars
  • 1993 Member, Irish Association of Law Teachers

Books

Tort Law in Ireland

Mr. Eoin Quill
2015
Alphen aan den RijnThe Netherlands
Kluwer Law International
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Torts in Ireland 4th ed

Mr. Eoin Quill
2014
Dublin
Gill and Macmillan
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Torts in Ireland. 3rd ed.

Mr. Eoin Quill
2009
Gill & Macmillan
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Torts in Ireland. 2nd ed.

Mr. Eoin Quill
2004
Dublin
Gill & Macmillan
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Torts in Ireland.

Mr. Eoin Quill
1999
Dublin
Gill & Macmillan
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Book Chapters

Ireland

Mr. Eoin Quill
2010
Berlin
De Gruyter
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Ireland

Mr. Eoin Quill
2009
Vienna
Springer
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Ireland

Mr. Eoin Quill
2008
Vienna
Springer
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Ireland

Mr. Eoin Quill
2014
Berlin
De Gruyter
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Ireland

Mr. Eoin Quill
2008
Vienna
Springer
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Staatshaftung in Irland

Mr. Eoin Quill
2013
Berlin
De Gruyter
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Ireland

Mr. Eoin Quill
2013
Berlin
De Gruyter
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Ireland

Mr. Eoin Quill
2012
Berlin
De Gruyter
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Ireland

Mr. Eoin Quill
2011
Berlin
De Gruyter
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Edited Books

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Peer Reviewed Journals

Maintaining the Distinction Between Duty and Liability

Mr. Eoin Quill
1998
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Consumer Protection in Respect of Defective Buildings

Mr. Eoin Quill
2006
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Employers' Liability for Bullying and Harassment

Mr. Eoin Quill
2005
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Affirmative Duties of Care in the Common Law

Mr. Eoin Quill
2011
Berlin
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Successive Causes and the Measurement of Damages

Mr. Eoin Quill
2002
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Corr v IBC Vehicles Ltd: An Irish Perspective

Mr. Eoin Quill
2010
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General Damages and Relative Values in Irish Tort Law

Mr. Eoin Quill
2007
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Sub-Contractors, Exclusion Clauses & Privity

Mr. Eoin Quill
1991
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Defective Buildings and The Limitation of Actions (Part II)

Mr. Eoin Quill
1992
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Defective Buildings and The Limitation of Actions (Part I)

Mr. Eoin Quill
1992
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Other Journals

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Conference Publications

The National Court Practice and Tort Law Conference by the European Centre of Tort and Insurance Law¿s Reseach Unit for European Tort Law

Mr. Eoin Quill
2005
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The Trinity College Dublin School of Law & Matheson, Ormsby Prentice Solicitors Conference on Product Liability 2004

Mr. Eoin Quill
2004
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ICEL Research Group, UL SChool of Law/ Harrison O Dowd Seminar on Recent Developments In Product Liability

Mr. Eoin Quill
2006
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Society of Legal Scholars Annual Conference

Mr. Eoin Quill
2005
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The National Europe Centre

Mr. Eoin Quill
2004
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The University College Cork Conference on Schools, Education and Law

Mr. Eoin Quill
2003
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The UL School of Law/Holmes O Malley Sexton Seminar on Employment Law

Mr. Eoin Quill
2004
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Conference Contributions

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Published Reports

Digest of European Tort Law. Volume 1: Essential Cases on Natural Causation, Ireland

Mr. Eoin Quill
2007
Vienna
Springer
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Digest of European Tort Law. Volume 2: Essential Cases on Damage, Ireland

Mr. Eoin Quill
2011
Berlin
De Gruyter
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European Tort Law: Basic Texts, Ireland

Mr. Eoin Quill
2011
Vienna
Jan Sramek Verlag
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Editorials

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Book Reviews

Book Review: Paula Giliker, The Europeanisation of English Tort Law

Mr. Eoin Quill
2015
Berlin
De Gruyter
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Other Publications

The Defamation Act 2009

Mr. Eoin Quill
2010
Dublin
Round Hall
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Book Review: Paula Giliker, The Europeanisation of English Tort Law

Mr. Eoin Quill
2015
Berlin
De Gruyter
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