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£14bn group action kicked out of court

21 July 2017By 3 comments

Competition tribunal dismisses application on behalf of 46 million consumers against MasterCard.


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Data page – July 2017

20 July 2017

The latest data page figures, compiled by Moneyfacts, are now available.

Aldgate Tower, UK branch of the Unified Patent Court

Extending the Unified Patent Court beyond the EU?

18 July 2017By Kaya Elkiner

It is possible that the London-based UPC could have a future in Britain after Brexit - if roles are formalised now.



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Roundtable: Out in the open

LGBT lawyers believe that the profession has yet to deliver on full equality.

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  • My legal life: Joe Bateman

  • Fighting for abortion funding rights

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Arthur Simpson-Kent

Partner of murdered former Eastenders actress appeals life sentence

10 July 2017

Arthur Simpson-Kent, the partner of former EastEnders actress Sian Blake, appeals his whole life sentence for murdering her and their two children after learning she was going to leave him and take them with her. Watch the broadcast, in association with Sky News.

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Family law arbitration – practice and precedents (second edition) copy

BOOK REVIEW: Ready-made toolkit

17 July 2017By Tony Roe

Family Law Arbitration – Practice and Precedents (second edition)

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BOOK REVIEW: Rough justice

17 July 2017By Anthony Edwards

Murder in the Fourth Round, Ian Simpson

Mind over matters

BOOK REVIEW: Mind over matters

26 June 2017By Richard Collier

A Lawyer’s Guide to Wellbeing and Managing Stress

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