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The UK Government is gambling with patents

Big-money patents disputes will be a key battleground between the European and UK courts after the UK officially leaves the EU next year. The lines have been drawn after the UK refused to take up membership of the proposed Unified Patents Court (UPC). The reason? Because the UPC would effectively hand jurisdictional supremacy in the […]


KPMG prepares for remote working trial at Canary Wharf HQ

As coronavirus continues to spread, KPMG is organising a work from home trial day for its Canary Wharf and Bristol offices, in a move that will affect the Big Four accountancy firm’s legal division. The trial is scheduled for tomorrow, with regional offices following in the coming week. The Big Four accountancy firm’s trial will extend […]

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Withers rebuked by SRA over firm’s training programme

Withers has been told to pay the costs of an investigation run by the Solicitors Regulation Authority over whether it provided appropriate anti-money laundering training to employees. The firm was investigated by the regulator after it emerged that staff employed at the firm between June 2017 and October 2019 were not regularly given training into […]

Shoosmiths defends racial discrimination claim from former employee

Shoosmiths has successfully fought off a race discrimination case brought against the firm in Manchester’s employment tribunal. Bosede Sule, a former administrative assistant at Shoosmiths, brought 14 separate claims against the firm and its staff – but Judge Tom Ryan has dismissed the claim. Sule was employed by the firm for eight months, until she […]

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