ESIC’s Novel Sanctioning Methods In The CS:GO “Coach Spectator Bug” Case (LawInSport)

Monthly Archives: 16th August 2021

ESIC’s Novel Sanctioning Methods In The CS:GO “Coach Spectator Bug” Case (LawInSport)


In the last year the professional Counter Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) scene has been rocked by significant allegations of widespread cheating. In September 2020 the Esports Integrity Commission (ESIC) commenced… Read more »

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The Validity of Liquidated Damages Clauses: Eco World – Ballymore Embassy Gardens Company Limited v Dobler UK Limited [2021] EWHC 2207 (TCC; O’Farrell J)


A liquidated damages clause is, shortly put, one stipulating the money payable as damages for loss caused by a breach of contract, irrespective of loss suffered. Practitioners will be aware… Read more »

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Appointments to the Attorney General’s Panel of Counsel


We are delighted to announce a number of new and elevated appointments to the Attorney General’s Panel of Counsel. Jack Anderson has been appointed to the A Panel, Tom Tabori,… Read more »

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Too late to join the DAB party? The JCT Dispute Adjudication Board Documentation 2021


In early May 2021, the JCT, in conjunction with the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), released its anticipated Dispute Adjudication Board Documentation 2021 (the “DAB Documentation”). It is intended to… Read more »

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Episode 7: Litigation


In this episode, John Denis-Smith discusses his chapter on litigation with Paul Darling QC, looking at developments in the law relating to TCC practice, covering discussion in particular in respect… Read more »

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Two treatment plans for a 17 year old with complex mental and physical health


Stephanie David recently represented Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (“CUHFT”) and Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust  (“CPFT”) in a joint application before Theis J seeking the authorisation of… Read more »

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James Bradford successful in High Court Trial for Claimants seeking repayment of CHF 6 million loan


On 2 August 2021, His Honour Judge Jarman QC handed down judgment in Gabriele Volpi & Delta Ltd v Matteo Volpi [2021] EWHC 2143 following a four day hearing in… Read more »

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Triple Point Technology: At Speed 3


This third post follows on from Ruth Keating’s first post summarising the facts and decisions of the High Court and Court of Appeal here and Alexander Burrell’s second post on liquidated damages here…. Read more »

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Triple Point Technology: At Speed 2


In the second post of this three-part series, Alexander Burrell explores the first issue in the Supreme Court’s judgment in Triple Point Technology, Inc v PTT Public Company Ltd[1] – the interpretation… Read more »

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Episode 6: Time for Completion (recorded before judgment of Supreme Court in Triplepoint)


In this episode, Nicholas Higgs reviews the updates to Chapter 11: Time for Completion with Paul Darling QC and in particular the status of the penalty doctrine after Cavendish/Parking Eye,… Read more »

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