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The Hearing: No one expects the TLT inquisition

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Hearing, your weekly insider’s guide to the UK litigation market. It’s February. Well done, you’ve made it. Welcome to the rest of the year. This week, we look at why employment litigators are annoyed at the Government, but first, you can’t turn on the news at the moment […]

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Claimants take on BT in major class action

Claimants put forward their case today against BT, in what is the first class action to progress to trial since the introduction of the new collective proceedings regime. The £1.3bn class action made The Lawyer’s Top 20 Cases this year. Should the Competition Appeal Tribunal (CAT) find in the claimants’ favour, the trial will define how […]

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In court this week: Three Top 20 cases kick off

Class action: BT in the hot seat Consumer champion Justin Le Patourel is set to take on BT in a £1.3bn claim today (29 January) on behalf of over two million UK customers in the Competition Appeal Tribunal (CAT). The class action will be highly significant to the collective proceedings regime in the UK as […]