Cross-Border Litigation, Limitation Periods & Overriding Mandatory Provisions

Monthly Archives: 31st January 2019

Cross-Border Litigation, Limitation Periods & Overriding Mandatory Provisions

Are limitation periods “overriding mandatory provisions” within the meaning of both the Rome II and Rome I Regulations, so that a forum court can override a shorter limitation period in… Read more »

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Zane Malik Joins 39 Essex Chambers

39 Essex Chambers is delighted to announce that leading public and human rights barrister Zane Malik has joined the set today from 12 Old Square. Zane has an extensive public… Read more »

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Brexit – Central Legal Issues

Date: Thursday 7th February 2019 Timings: 5.45pm (registration) 6:00pm – 7:00pm (seminar) Refreshments will be served after the event Venue: 81 Chancery Lane London WC2A 1DD Chair: Deok Joo Rhee… Read more »

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The Post-Brexit Insurance Deal Between The UK And Switzerland: Déjà Vu All Over Again

News from Davos The Treasury announced today (25 January 2019) that the Chancellor of the Exchequer has signed an agreement at Davos with Switzerland intended to replicate the effects of… Read more »

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Alex Ruck Keene Appointed As Visiting Senior Lecturer

Alex Ruck Keene has been appointed as a visiting senior lecturer at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience at King’s College London.

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Samar Abbas and David Hopkins contribute to Atkin’s Court Forms

Samar Abbas and David Hopkins are the contributing editors of the latest issue of Volume 6(1) of Atkin’s Court Forms, covering Auction, Bailment and Banking and Bills of Exchange, recently… Read more »

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Justine Thornton QC Appointed To The High Court

Justine Thornton QC has been appointed as a High Court Judge, it has been announced today. Justine will be known as The Honourable Mrs Justice Thornton and will take up… Read more »

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Three members of 39 Essex Chambers appointed to Attorney General ‘C Panel’ of Counsel

39 Essex Chambers is pleased to announce that Annabel Lee, Tom Tabori and Nicola Kohn have been appointed to the Attorney General’s ‘C Panel’ of Counsel. These appointments take the… Read more »

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Civil Jurisdiction and Judgments in a No-Deal Brexit: Au revoir Brussels?

A No Deal Brexit & The Brussels Regime As part of its preparations for the No Deal Brexit, the Government has published The Civil Jurisdiction and Judgments (Amendment) (EU Exit)… Read more »

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4th Annual GAR: Hear A Discussion Of Hot Topics From A Panel Of Leading Names In Abu Dhabi

Marion Smith QC will be speaking in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday 5th February 2019 in the 4th Annual GAR. Chaired by: Alec Emmerson, Independent Arbitrator Lara Hammoud, Senior Legal Counsel, Abu Dhabi… Read more »

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