In court this week: KPMG faces Watchstone claim

KPMG prepares for trial over auditing claim made by Watchstone KPMG faces yet another claim over its auditing, as Watchstone’s £14m case against the Big Four giant kicks off November with a case management conference (CMC), which is scheduled for Tuesday. Insurance software company Watchstone, formally Quindell before its rebrand, filed the claim to the […]


Our Verdict: Simmons & Simmons fights off conflict allegations; and exiled Russian businessman under fire by judge

This week it’s good news for Simmons as an application against the firm has been thrown out. But it’s bad news for Eversheds Sutherland as a client’s case is found to have no “realistic prospect of success”. Simmons & Simmons battles off all allegations of failing to protect confidential information about former client Back in […]