Lasting Powers of Attorney in the news – a more detailed explanation – Victoria Butler-Cole (The Transparency Project)


Lasting Powers of Attorney in the news – a more detailed explanation – Victoria Butler-Cole (The Transparency Project)

This post by Victoria Butler-Cole, with contributions made by Heledd Wyn (Mowbray Woodwards) and Transparency Project contributor Barbara Rich. On 15 August 2017, the BBC ran a story about powers of… Read more »

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Karen Gough on the Expert Advisory Committee for the KLRCA’s Initiative to Produce New Standard Forms of Building Contract

Karen Gough was part of the expert advisory panel for the KLRCA’s initiative to produce new standard forms of building contract. KLRCA’s Standard Form of Contracts (SFC) is a suite… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Karen Gough Date

Patrick Hennessey named in the Stars at the Bar 2017 in Legal Week

Patrick Hennessey has been ‘highly recommended’ in Legal Week’s Stars at the Bar 2017 rankings that have been released. Patrick practices in Commercial and Construction law, International Arbitration and Public… Read more »

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Peter Rees QC to co-chair working session at the LCIA Symposium, Sydney

Peter Rees QC is to co-chair a morning symposium focusing on “Efficiency and Effectiveness of Arbitration”, followed by lunch. This symposium immediately precedes the IBA Annual Conference also in Sydney…. Read more »

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Karen Gough to speak at the International Bar Association (IBA) Conference 2017, Sydney.

Karen Gough is to speak at the IBA Conference 2017, which will be held in Sydney, between 8-13 October 2017. Karen will be involved in two sessions: Shared infrastructure in… Read more »

CategoryNews, Seminars Author Karen Gough Date

Jenni Richards QC represents NHS England in the High Court on PKU Funding Case

The family of a seven-year-old boy whose condition could cause brain damage were challenging an NHS decision not to fund a life-changing drug. The child, “S”, has a rare condition… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Jenni Richards QC Date

James Ramsden QC and Sarah Bousfield win judicial challenge arising out of intervention into Neumans LLP

In Neumans LLP v The Law Society [2017] EWHC 2004 (Ch) London and Manchester practice Neumans LLP challenged the original decision to intervene into the firm as being “fundamentally flawed”… Read more »

CategoryNews Author James Ramsden QC, Sarah Bousfield Date

Paul Darling OBE QC to Join 39 Essex Chambers

Leading barrister Paul Darling OBE QC is to join 39 Essex Chambers. Paul joins from Keating Chambers, where he was Head of Chambers between 2010 and 2015. During a career… Read more »

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Stephen Tromans QC and Rose Grogan win Court of Appeal case on liability to remediate contaminated land

Stephen Tromans QC and Rose Grogan acted for the appellant, Powys County Council, in a successful appeal about the liabilities of local authorities for the acts of their predecessors under… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Stephen Tromans QC, Rose Grogan Date

Planning, Environment & Property Newsletter – July 2017

Welcome to this edition of the newsletter, which we hope will provide a little bit of light reading somewhere far from your desk. Variety is very much the flavour. First,… Read more »

CategoryNews, Newsletters Author William Norris QC, John Pugh-Smith, Richard Wald, Philippa Jackson, Daniel Stedman Jones, Victoria Hutton, Jonathan Darby Date

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