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In Carewatch Care Services v Focus Caring Service and Others, Mr Justice Henderson had to consider the enforceability of standard post-termination restrictions.
Jackson LJ approved an amendment to CPR 3.8 (following on from the case of Hallam) to allow parties to agree a short time extension of up to 28 days.
The claimant in Rainford v Lawrenson was walking with her sister from her home to a bus stop on the A588 to catch a bus to school when she was knocked over by a car.
The Court of Appeal has recently handed down its judgment in a series of appeals arising out of applications for relief from sanctions.
This bulletin assesses numerous cases, including Collins v (1) Secretary of State for BIS (2) Stena Lane Irish Sea Ferries Ltd and Ahktar v Boland.
The Court of Appeal has devised a three-stage test that courts will use when considering whether to grant an application for relief from a sanction.
Recent consultation case highlights the court’s willingness to intervene in public sector decision making
All health sector bodies thinking about taking decisions that are subject to a period of public consultation should take heed of the High Court’s recent judgment.
The recent case of Fujitsu Services Ltd v IBM United Kingdom Ltd is about one party’s efforts to defeat a clearly worded exclusion clause.
The Groceries Code Adjudicator was set up to ensure that large retailers with a turnover of more than £1bn comply with the Groceries Supply Code of Practice.
Germany: Federal Cartel Office bans food retail giant EDEKA from squeezing suppliers, EDEKA goes to court
Attempts by German supermarket EDEKA to force suppliers to grant it ‘wedding rebates’ following its acquisition of Plus in 2009 were abusive and unlawful.
Just more than four years ago, the government announced that the CPI would be used in place of the RPI for determining pension increases in the public sector.
Transport legal update: Griffon Shipping LLC v Firodi Shipping Ltd (The Griffon)  EWHC 593 (Comm)
In Griffon Shipping LLC v Firodi Shipping Ltd (The Griffon), Teare J considered where a buyer fails to pay the deposit under a memorandum of agreement.
The Proton case was first brought to the attention of the Commercial Court in February 2013, when an application for summary judgment was sought by the claimant, Proton.
The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has issued a report criticising the treatment of whistleblowers and the perceived failure by the UK government to introduce effective law.
Emirates Trading Agency agreed to buy iron ore from Prime Mineral Exports but failed to collect all the order.
It is 10 years since the EU Directive 261/2004 was implemented in the UK. The directive was aimed at giving aviation passengers further rights of compensation.
This briefing considers whether there may be a risk that the decisions of port authorities could be challenged by judicial review proceedings.
The use of time-bar clauses in standard form EPC contracts is common.
The EAT will embark on a three-day hearing that represents a significant stage for the cases that will determine the fate of overtime in relation to holiday pay.
The High Court has found numerous Newzbin defendants liable for copyright infringement and conspiracy to injure by unlawful means.