When local authorities plan to reduce, restructure or rationalise library services, litigation often results.
How will a significant change from established practice affect the court’s power to rule on foreign pensions?
A Canadian company's action against Sony could have wider significance for patent litigation claims.
Appeals have potentially significant ramifications for the upcoming Competition Appeal Tribunal hearings in the GSK paroxetine case.
The issue of whether the correct party has been served in arbitration becomes complicated in an agent-principal scenario.
It is deeply worrying that the UK appears to be renewing, perhaps with greater vigour, its commitment to reduce net migration through crass methodologies.
West Berkshire Council found itself under section 123 fire from Faraday Development Ltd.
The Family Justice Council’s latest guidance is essential reading.
The merits of reviewing a licence to alter office premises have been brought into focus by a recent case.
Employers need to consider potential discrimination issues when implementing a dress code.
Changes to the law on weapons, sentencing and disqualification.
What happens when the expectation that parties conduct themselves in a sensible and accountable manner is undermined?
Claiming damages from the Motor Insurers’ Bureau following an accident abroad.
Why were some Russian Olympians allowed to compete in Rio but all of its Paralympians excluded?
UK data controllers are already grappling with the biggest change to EU protection in 20 years.
Clear guidelines on where the ‘goalposts’ are when it comes to requesting interim payments.
Had the case been made when Hammersmith and Fulham LBC proposed a regeneration of Shepherd’s Bush Market?
The courts have tackled the issue of compensation for criminal injuries inflicted before birth.
New guidance on the presence of lawyers at section 2 interviews is confrontational and likely to be counterproductive.
Changes to the law around psychoactive substances, dangerous dogs and legal aid travel costs.
How a case involving Coventry City Football Club clarifies key principles underpinning effective decisions.
What can lawyers learn from the tortuous 27-year struggle for justice?
In the hurly-burly of negotiation the wider perspective can be overlooked
There’s more to freedom of movement than the headlines would suggest.
A novel issue surrounding the trial advocacy fee came before Coulson J in the High Court.
The issue for many judges is the period over which the standard of living enjoyed during a marriage is to be maintained.
Employment Appeal Tribunal ruling on childcare vouchers is at odds with the approach taken by most employers.
On the face of it, the nature of conflicts of interest should be straightforward. But solicitors should be wary.
How should a brand coexistence agreement, made long before the internet gained any kind of popularity, apply to global online use?
The claimants said that Northumbria Police owed PC David Rathband a duty of care to warn him of the threats made by killer Raoul Moat.
The method for determining whether an offer legitimately qualifies under Part 36 was recently considered in a High Court case.
The Robert Fidler case is still rumbling like a potentially active volcano.
What should commercial property lawyers look out for, to make sure their drafting does not end up before a judge?
The SFO faces daunting political and resourcing challenges, but it is moving in the right direction.
The government is taking steps to address pay inequalities that still exist in UK workplaces.
A considered overview of offsetting pensions in financial remedy orders helps fill a gap where there is precious little guidance.
Two further significant provisions of the Serious Crime Act 2015 have been brought into force.
The application of the privilege came into question in a recent Court of Appeal case.
The regulation will replace all data protection legislation in EU member states. What do practitioners need to do next to be ready?
The Court of Appeal dealt with the issue of vicarious liability after the foster child claimant suffered abuse.