The group of small businesses planning to sue the Royal Bank of Scotland’s global restructuring group (RBS-GRG) has switched its advisers for the second time, with Enyo Law taking over from Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan.
Today’s High Court decision to uphold the Lord Chancellor’s criminal legal aid reforms following a judicial review is disappointing news for the Law Society, which has vowed to take its fight against criminal legal aid cuts to the Court ...
Russia’s annexation of the Crimea last year and the ensuing, ongoing Ukraine crisis has had an impact on many individuals and corporates.
Less than a month after The Law Society’s appeal against legal aid cuts reached the courts, the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) has been hit with a damning report ...
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.
Constructor made mistake of law, not fact: convicted of OHSA charge download subscription
A constructor that argued the ‘mistake of fact’ due diligence defence was instead found to have made a ‘mistake of law’ and was convicted of a charge under the Occupational Health and Safety Act.
Can you compare the Mayweather-Pacquaio fight to a property deal? download subscription
Gateley asks: ”Are there any similarities between negotiating an international super fight and a simple contract requiring a landlord to carry out some building works for a tenant?”
Notable insolvency cases: February 2015 download subscription
11 Stone Buildings’ insolvency specialists shortlist notable cases and summarise the case background and judgement in an easily digestible ‘Cases Alerter’ format for Corporate Rescue and Insolvency .
Gibson Dunn & Crutcher partner Peter Gray has admitted making a number of mistakes and getting litigation strategy “spectacularly wrong” under cross-examination in the High Court.
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer litigation partner Maxim Kulkov has left the firm along with a team of lawyers to set up a Moscow-based dispute resolution boutique.
As 93 newly-appointed QCs celebrate this week, we talk to seven of the successful applicants to find out what has driven them to go for silk.
Litigation funding continues to gain in popularity and the market is diversifying.