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AI guru Susskind wins new Commonwealth role

Richard Susskind, one of the UK’s best-known experts on legal market technology and artificial intelligence (AI), has been appointed to a new position of special envoy for justice and AI to the secretary-general of the Commonwealth, Patricia Scotland KC. Susskind’s focus in this new role will be on helping the 56 Commonwealth countries use AI […]

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Stakeholders’ entitlement hits £24m in car delivery class action

The potential fees for class representative Mark McLaren’s car delivery charges class action has reached £24m ahead of its trial, which is scheduled for 10 weeks in January 2025 in the Competition Appeal Tribunal (CAT). The eye-watering figure was revealed in a judgment handed down last Friday (12 July) and includes costs for McLaren’s solicitors […]

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Arsenal and Liverpool battle on as six Premier League clubs settle mega-insurance case

Six Premier League clubs have settled a mega-Covid-19 business interruption case with their insurers. Since March, Aston Villa, Brighton, Crystal Palace, Leicester City, Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham have all settled for confidential amounts with some of the world’s largest insurers. The most recent settlement was agreed between Leicester City and Aviva Insurance at the […]

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The Nordic 50 2024

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