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Landlord’s threats of legal action amounted to harassment of tenant

The recent Court of Appeal decision in Metropolitan Housing Trust Ltd v Worthington (1) and Parkin (2) alerts landlords to the risk of their dealings with tenants amounting to unlawful harassment.  Housing Management and Litigation experts Karl Anders and Lucie Bryan explain and offer practical advice, which will be of particular interest for social housing providers […]

Cabot SPR appeal: A welcome outcome for unsecured lenders in Scotland

Walker Morris partner Rob Aberdein explains an appeal allowed by the Sheriff Appeal Court which clarifies that the “interventionist and problem-solving approach” required of sheriffs under the new Simple Procedure Rules Simple Procedure Rules (SPR) for low value claims does not extend to undefended claims.  The appeal concerned a number of test cases and will […]

Industry responds to SME access to the FOS

The FCA last week published a suite of responses it has received to a consultation paper (CP18/3) released in January this year setting out the FCA’s proposed changes to the jurisdiction of the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) to open the FOS complaints resolution process to small businesses (SMEs). The fourteen responses published come from a […]

Cyber security, separation and self-protection online

Social media has many benefits, enabling us to keep in touch with old and new friends alike, sharing special moments with ‘followers’, organising events or tracking exercise progress. However, there is a dark side to the web.  Every click, post or search adds to your very own digital footprint, this leaves everyone vulnerable to exploitation. […]

Romanian companies will be able to distribute dividends on a quarterly basis

The Romanian Parliament recently approved the Law on the Amendment and Completion of the Accounting Law No. 82/1991, Amendment and Completion of the Companies Law No. 31/1990 and Amendment and Completion of Law No. 1/2005, on the organisation and functioning of cooperative companies. Before entering into force, the law will have to be promulgated by […]

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Eversheds advocacy head returns to bar as in-house unit is phased out

The former head of Eversheds’ in-house advocacy unit Tom Keith has quit the firm to return to the bar, taking up tenancy at Devereux Chambers. Keith joined the firm from Fountain Court in 2006 to launch the in-house unit (25 September 2006), being made responsible for the firm’s advocacy strategy. Eversheds subsequently restructured its disputes […]

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Nabarro promotes eight in wake of talent development course

Nabarro has promoted eight lawyers to its partnership, six based in London and two in Sheffield. This is a significant increase on last year, when the firm made up just one new partner, and one of the largest rounds seen at the firm in recent years. In 2011 Nabarro made up five to partner, its […]

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Irwin Mitchell replaces Clifford Chance on Saudi princes’ court battle

Clifford Chance has been replaced by Irwin Mitchell in a High Court battle that two Saudi princes are attempting to keep out of the public eye by alleging it will damage relations between London and Riyadh. Irwin Mitchell partner Jeremy Marshall has been instructed by Prince Mishal Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and his son, HRH […]

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