Browsing the High Court cause list the other day, Tulkinghorn was amused to see that the Force has reached the Royal Courts of Justice.
Listed for trial before Mr Justice Evans-Lombe in the Chancery Division was the case of BE Studios Ltd v Sith & Williamson. Intrigued, Tulkinghorn tried – and failed – to find a company named Sith & Williamson. In the end, he concluded that it was a topical typo on the part of the Courts Service ahead of the release of the final Star Wars episode. Either that or it’s light sabres on the Strand