Slaughters and Linklaters join line-up in mobile phone class action

Four City firms are set to to defend clients in the ‘loyalty penalty’ class action filed last November in the Competition Appeal Tribunal (CAT) against Vodafone, EE, Three and O2. Former Citizens Advice executive Justin Gutmann, represented by Charles Lyndon, filed the £3bn claim, which alleges that the companies used their market dominance to overcharge […]

JP Morgan

Claim spotter: JP Morgan, Motorola and Network Rail

Kirkland leads in the battle of the smartphones US-based smartphone manufacturer Motorola filed a fresh patents claim against Swedish telecoms company Ericsson last Monday (12 February) as mobile phone disputes continue to dominate the patents space. Motorola is joined as a claimant by its parent company Lenovo, which have sought representation from Kirkland & Ellis. […]

Nord Stream

Russian-linked Nord Stream files claim after 2022 blast

The consortium behind Nord Stream, which runs a network of pipelines under the Baltic Sea between Russia and Germany, has moved to sue its insurers Lloyds and Arch Insurance. According to the public filing system, multinational consortium Nord Stream AG has filed a part 7 claim against the insurance duo. Nord Stream is 51 per […]

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