- Real Estate (62)
- Company/Commercial (61)
- Intellectual Property (54)
- Employment (37)
- Banking / Finance (34)
- Financial services (24)
- Regulatory and compliance (22)
- Insolvency & restructuring (20)
- Corporate (16)
- Public Sector/Local Authority (15)
- Media/Entertainment/Sport (13)
- Planning (13)
- Construction (12)
- Pensions (11)
- Professional Indemnity/Negligence (11)
- Environment (8)
- Information Technology (8)
- Tax (8)
- Crime (7)
- Human Rights (7)
- Competition/EU (6)
- Energy (6)
- Funds (5)
- Clinical/Medical Negligence (4)
- Commodities (4)
- In-House (4)
- Insurance/reinsurance (4)
- Personal tax / Trusts (4)
- Healthcare (3)
- Personal Injury (3)
- Pharma/Biotech (3)
- Telecoms (3)
- Family (2)
- PPP/PFI/Commercial projects (2)
- Agriculture (1)
- Business Tax (1)
- Charities (1)
- Private Equity (1)
- Transport (Including aviation and shipping) (1)
Sort By: Newest first | Oldest first
The High Court has determined preliminary issues in a professional negligence claim against a firm of conveyancing solicitors brought by a mortgage lender.
An application for a website-blocking order has been granted against an internet service provider in order to prevent trademark infringement.
From 1 October 2014, the UK Intellectual Property Office (UK IPO) has the power to revoke a patent of its own initiative.
The Community Trade Mark Regulation prohibits registration of trademarks that are devoid of distinctive character.
In Comic Enterprises v Twentieth Century Fox Film, the High Court ruled that the TV show infringed the figurative mark of a UK comedy club.
The media has reported that the Premier League is intending to clamp down on the unauthorised uploading of clips from televised football matches.
The Court of Appeal has upheld a summary judgment on an application for a declaration of non-infringement of patent.
Design prior art must be visible download
The design in issue in Cezar v OHIM was for a skirting board duct.
The complainant’s daughter was employed by the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea (RBKC) and was a member of the LGPS.
The Supreme Court has denied lenders a claim for equitable compensation for a solicitors’ breach of trust that exceeds that of the actual loss caused.
Breaking news... EAT confirms holiday pay must include overtime payments — what should employers do? download
The EAT has held that holiday pay should include non-compulsory and non-guaranteed overtime payments. This is a decision with huge implications for employers.
This is a cautionary tale for lenders to take care that their rights under an ‘all monies’ clause are not lost when enforcement action is taken against individual security in separate actions.
In the recent case of West v Ian Finlay & Associates, the Court of Appeal found that net contribution clauses ‘are by no means unusual’.
In Bluewater Energy Services BV v Mercon Steel Structures BV and others, the parties to a subcontract agreed LDs in connection with a key personnel clause.
In Richmond Pharmacology Ltd v Chester Overseas Ltd, Chester held 44 per cent of the shares in Richmond.
In Shafi v Rutherford, the Court of Appeal considered the completion accounts clause in a share purchase agreement, by which the final consideration was to be determined.
Access to the register of members download
Under section 116 of the Companies Act 2006, any person may request a copy of the company’s register or part of it.
Mis-selling of interest rate swaps download
The drop in interest rates that accompanied the downturn in 2008 left many borrowers confronted with much higher-than-expected payments to lenders.
The Irish Supreme Court has ruled that a letter of demand that overstates the amount due from the borrower, is nonetheless a valid letter of demand.
The answer was ‘no’ in Northrop Grumman Mission Systems Europe v BAE Systems. However, parties should not take this decision as a green light to refuse to mediate.