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Claim Spotter: Russian aviation disputes take off, as oil disputes spill into High Court

Law firms in the hotseat once again A raft of claims have mounted against several law firms in the past week, including suits against solicitors and barristers and those regarding professional negligence against Wiggin, Keystone, Fox Williams, Setfords and JMW. Banner Universal Motion Pictures (BUMP), an independent TV, film and entertainment company, filed a claim […]


Slaughters swipes Santander mandate off Dentons

In a new class action in the Competition Appeal Tribunal (CAT), Slaughter and May has been instructed to defend Santander, The Lawyer can reveal. In August, Enfield Labour Councillor and consumer advocate Doug Taylor brought the £1bn class action against Santander, Lloyds Banking Group and MotoNovo Finance. Taylor alleges that consumers were unknowingly charged higher interest rates due […]