There has been a lot of talk about judicial review recently in the light of the coalition Government’s reforms – which could be reversed if Labour wins next week’s election.
Ropes & Gray, one of the fastest-growing US firms in London, has hired K&L Gates’ disputes partner Thomas Ross as a key part of its plans to launch a commercial litigation practice in London.
Property developer EPG has instructed DLA Piper to sue Gateley for breach of contract and professional negligence.
Hausfeld will face Hogan Lovells as its client Guardian Care Homes takes Lloyds Bank to court over interest rates derivatives mis-selling, despite reaching a settlement with the bank in 2011 over Libor-rate manipulation claims.
Eder J took early retirement from the bench on Wednesday (1 April) after just four years’ service, and is in talks to return to his former set, Essex Court
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If a name is included on the form and the individual does not have a genuine conflict of interest the decision could be unenforceable.
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The ECJ has held a secondary insolvency proceeding in the member state where the debtor has its registered office may be opened at the request of creditors entitled under the law of that state.
Relieve the burden on bailiffs; the first in a series of changes The Sheriffs Office would like to see in the regulatory review.
Barclays set aside an additional £800m in the first quarter of 2015 to cover investigations and litigation related to foreign exchange rigging, its Q1 results reveal.
Suspended Gibson Dunn & Crutcher partner Peter Gray has officially left the firm, The Lawyer understands.
Proponents of reforms to judicial review claim they will deter ‘frivolous’ cases but the legal profession is worried about the effect on access to justice.
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.