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The Supreme Court in Coventry v Lawrence has altered the approach that courts will take when considering whether to grant injunctive relief or damages.
In Flanagan and another v Greenbanks and Cross, the Court of Appeal provided guidance on assessing whether there had been a break in the chain of causation.
In AMEC Group v Secretary of State for Defence, the Technology and Construction Court highlighted the importance of drafting target cost clauses with precision.
English courts have been reluctant to recognise an implied duty of good faith in commercial agreements. However, three decisions have cast that understanding into some doubt.
The new year has brought with it two interesting decisions from the Technology and Construction Court that provide useful guidance on parties’ rights to adjudicate.
The court has considered whether a party could be liable for a pre-contractual misrepresentation where the party to which the representation was originally made was not the ultimate contracting party.
On 1 October 2011, the Agency Workers Regulations 2010 came into force and amended both TULRCA 1992 and TUPE 2006.
The Commercial Court has held that a ‘follow clause’ had the effect of binding a company to a settlement agreed by Lloyd’s syndicates under a separate insurance policy.
The High Court has decided that a collateral warranty provided by a building contractor to a tenant for a building was a ‘construction contract’.
Jo Hilliard, managing associate at Addleshaw Goddard, looks at the changes affecting claimants, employers and lawyers.
Data & Information E-Alerts — 28 March 2014: TPS laws for telemarketers; ICO’s corporate plan; and more
Addleshaw Goddard has released the 28 March 2014 edition of its Data & Information E-Alerts publication.
Addleshaw Goddard will promote eight of the firm’s lawyers to partners, bringing the total of new partners appointed since the beginning of the financial year to 27.
It is common in mortgage fraud for lenders to lose advances where their solicitors are innocently duped by fraudsters.
In the case of serious irregularities in an employer’s disciplinary proceedings against an employee, the employee may be able to seek an injunction preventing the employer from dismissing them.
The Court of Appeal has upheld the EAT’s decision that while the harmonisation of terms post TUPE transfer can be for an ETO reason, it does not entail ‘changes to the workforce’.
The Employment Appeal Tribunal has recently clarified two important issues in relation to whistleblowing.
Unambiguous impropriety, without prejudice and dispute identification: EAT decision upholds sanctity of negotiation confidentiality
The judgment in this case provides an excellent overview of the use of without prejudice correspondence and the limitations of the definition ‘unambiguous impropriety’.
On 6 April 2014, the limits on certain Employment Tribunal awards and other amounts payable under employment legislation will increase.
The High Court has dismissed the challenge to the recently imposed fees regime in the Employment Tribunal system, brought by the trade union UNISON.
Court of Appeal decides that the collective redundancy provisions in TULRCA covered the closure of a US military base in UK
The obligation to consult about collective redundancies under section 188 of TULRCA may apply even where they come about due to the strategic decisions of foreign governments.