Western sanctions are making life tough for Russia’s companies and lawyers, so they are forging new links in the East
Several billion-dollar deals and a number of landmark cases characterised workflows for offshore firms in the third quarter of 2014
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Court of Appeal confirms no English celebrity image right but Topshop’s Rihanna T-shirt was passing off download subscription
The Court of Appeal has delivered its decision in the litigation between Rihanna and Topshop, upholding the trial judge’s finding that Topshop’s unauthorised use of Rihanna’s image on a T-shirt was passing off.
This year’s top 20 cases demonstrate how much the English High Court has become a global litigation centre, with litigants from all over the world to battle cases in London.
Barclays’ managing director of litigation and investigations Jonathan Peddie is leaving his role at the end of February after nine years.
Reed Smith and barristers from 8 New Square and Hogarth Chambers have successfully defended the rights of international pop star Rihanna in a battle against a t-shirt bearing her image sold by high street retailer Topshop.
This year’s case line-up has an international theme running through it, underlining the English High Court’s reputation as a global litigation centre.