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European court deals blow to law firm rescue vehicle

22 June 2017By Gazette reporter

CJEU ruling on employee rights will make pre-pack administrations less attractive.



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Trucker appeals jail sentence for causing death by dangerous driving

2 June 2017

32-month prison sentence appealed: Joseph Smith was jailed in February for causing death by dangerous driving.

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Roundtable: Professional indemnity insurance

Solicitors’ mandatory indemnity insurance has never been more competitive, nor the claims environment more benign. So why are solicitors and brokers still losing sleep over PII? Eduardo Reyes reports from the latest Gazette roundtable discussion.

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19 June 2017

In Sharp v Sharp, the Court of Appeal held that held that the wife was correct to contend that the combination of potentially relevant factors was sufficient to justify a departure from the equal sharing principle.

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