Industry news

12 Mar 2019

The commercial courts in London are well used to untangling intricate international frauds and ensuring that those responsible are made to pay for their dishonesty. In a case on point, a judge...

11 Mar 2019

The Equality Act 2010 affords important rights to disabled people in employment and other fields, but less well...

11 Mar 2019

Family judges sometimes have to make agonising choices in respect of the medical treatment of sick children, even if that means going against their parents’ wishes. Exactly that happened in...

11 Mar 2019

No matter how many letters or emails are exchanged, they frequently do not reach a binding conclusion and can never replace a professionally drafted contract. The High Court made that point in...

08 Mar 2019

Officialdom can sometimes be faceless, but the law is always there to ensure that individual circumstances are taken into account. In an example of that happening, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC)...

07 Mar 2019

One of the quirks of the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 is that those who launder dirty money can be hit harder in...

06 Mar 2019

Relatively minor injuries that have catastrophic consequences can pose particular difficulties to lawyers in their quest for just compensation. However, a case in which a man won over £1.8...

06 Mar 2019

In a guideline decision which underlined the duty of landlords to ensure that their tenants are not placed in danger by defective premises, the Court of Appeal has ruled a local authority liable...

05 Mar 2019

The Court of Appeal has given important guidance on the correct interpretation of the Working Time Regulations...

05 Mar 2019

Even experienced investors can sometimes be naïve and that is one reason why it is vital to obtain independent advice before entrusting large sums of money to others. In a case on point, a...

Pages

To find out more, call us on: 01603 625231