Insurer Must Disclose Communications In Jet Crash Case


Insurer Must Disclose Communications In Jet Crash Case

Legal 360, in an article entitled “Insurer must disclose communications in Jet Crash Case”, have reported on the latest developments in the Commercial Court action between Joint Stock Company “Rogosstrakh”… Read more »

CategoryArticles, News Author Michael McParland QC, Samar Abbas Kazmi, James Bradford Date

Getting off the hook: a guide to securing release from contractual obligations and varying public contracts in light of COVID-19[1]

Given the current challenging economic circumstances arising from the COVID-19 pandemic, which the authors fear may worsen over the coming months as employers are weaned off the Government’s furlough scheme,… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Parishil Patel QC, Katherine Barnes Date

Section 21A applications and section 48 orders (DP v A local authority) (Stephanie David writes for Lexis PSL)

Stephanie David’s Private Client Analysis for Lexis PSL: In this case, Mr Justice Hayden provides helpful practical guidance on the operation of section 48 of the Mental Capacity Act 2005… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Stephanie David Date

Does legal advice privilege extend to foreign non-regulated or non-registered in-house lawyers? (Ashley Pratt writes for Practical Law’s Dispute Resolution Blog)

In 1859, the then Vice Chancellor Sir Richard Kindersley held in Lawrence v Campbell that: “…The general principle is founded upon this, that the exigencies of mankind require that in matters of… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Ashley Pratt Date

Richard Harwood OBE QC profiled in EG

Judicial review is vital to ensuring that planning decisions are made “properly and fairly”. That, unsurprisingly, is the ardent belief of Richard Harwood OBE QC, joint head of chambers at… Read more »

CategoryArticles, News Author Richard Harwood OBE QC Date

Adult Social Care: Covid-19 Winter Plan 2020 – 2021

This note provides an overview of the Department of Health and Social Care (non-statutory) guidance issued on 18 September 2020 concerning social care in England. The Guidance is aimed at… Read more »

CategoryArticles, News Author Neil Allen, Sian Davies, Steve Broach Date

Jurisdiction Agreements from 1 January 2021

On 30 September 2020, the Ministry of Justice published its guidance on “Cross-border civil and commercial legal cases: guidance for legal professionals from 1 January 2021” (see here). What is… Read more »

CategoryArticles, News Author Michael McParland QC Date

Reality Bites: art, planning, law and singing sharks

Art has collided with planning control and so far the planners have the upper hand.  The winning entry of the 2020 Antepavilion Competition, an annual architecture competition sponsored by Antepavilion… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Richard Harwood OBE QC Date

Yuanda & Establishing and Ascertaining under the ABI model form of UK Performance Bond: Conceptual & Practical Challenges (Part One)

In this two part series, Alexandra Bodnar and James Bradford explore the recent decision in Yuanda (UK) Company Limited v Multiplex Construction Europe Limited [2020] EWHC 468 which has the… Read more »

CategoryArticles, News Author Alexandra Bodnar, James Bradford Date

Covid-19 Business Interruption Insurance: The High Court’s Guidance in the FCA Test case

The High Court has today handed down its judgment in the Financial Conduct Authority’s (“FCA’s”) test case to determine the issues of principle in relation to policy coverage under various… Read more »

CategoryArticles, News Author Michael McParland QC Date

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