Inside the Royal Mail’s cartel litigation: the in-house team that ran the case of the year

For six years, Royal Mail has been at the helm of a significant follow-on damages claim in the Trucks cartel dispute. It was Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner, winner of The Lawyer’s Litigation Team of the Year Award, that brought the matter to its attention.

London Stock Exchange

Ince finally collapses after a turbulent 12 months

The Ince Group has been placed into administration following a year of audit delays, asset sales and a suspension of its shares. In an announcement to the London Stock Exchange today, the company noted that the “length of the auditing process has put pressure on cash flows to the business”, adding that its major creditors […]

Solicitors Regulation Authority

SRA closes Fletcher Day “with immediate effect” to protect clients

The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) has stepped in to close London firm Fletcher Day. As revealed by The Lawyer earlier this week, HM Revenue and Customs had issued a winding-up petition against Fletcher Day; however the SRA has now intervened to protect the interests of clients. In a statement the SRA said: “An intervention means […]