‘Sex and dementia: the intimate minefield of consent in a care home’ – Alex Ruck Keene

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‘Sex and dementia: the intimate minefield of consent in a care home’ – Alex Ruck Keene


Alex Ruck Keene appears in the Guardian to discuss the highly complex issue of consent to sex with regards to individuals suffering from Dementia. To read the full article, please… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Alexander Ruck Keene Date

Arbitration Update – Recent Cases


The Spring edition of TECBAR Review has published an extract from the talk given at the TECBAR Conference on 4 April 2019 reviewing recent developments in arbitration law by Karen… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Karen Gough Date

Caster Semenya – Difficult Policy Decisions and Deference


“I am a woman and I am a world-class athlete. The IAAF will not drug me or stop me from being who I am.” – Caster Semenya [1] It is… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Stephanie David Date

A step into the unknown? Rescuing service out of the jurisdiction – Practical Law Dispute Resolution Blog


John Denis-Smith’s article ‘A step into the unknown? Rescuing service out of the jurisdiction‘ has been published in April’s edition of the Practical Law Dispute Resolution Blog. ‘Service out of… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author John Denis-Smith Date

Getting the balance right: female athletics and differences of sex development – CAS’ decision in Caster Semenya


No one can dispute that fairness is integral to sport, but fair to whom? As the International Olympic Charter states as one of its fundamental principles: “The practice of sport… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Stephanie David Date

The Proper Test Of Liability For Dishonest Assistance For Breach Of Trust And Fiduciary Duty: “Dishonesty Means Dishonesty- Objectively”.


In its important decision of Group Seven Ltd & Rheingold Management Incorporated v. (1) Notable Services LLP and (2) Martin Landman [2019] EWCA Civ 614, the Court of Appeal has… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Michael McParland QC Date

The Applicable Law Of Set-Off And Cross-Border Insolvency Proceedings: The Advocate General’s 30 April 2019 Opinion In CeDe Group AB


Today, Advocate General Bobek has delivered his opinion in Case C-198/18 CeDe Group AB v KAN Sp. z.o.o. (in insolvency) (see here), a  case which relates to the vitally important… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Michael McParland QC Date

Public Law Analysis – Tom Tabori


Tom Tabori, interviewed by Varsha Patel of LexisNexis, discusses the principles that should be considered when assessing proportionality of interference with qualified rights on the basis of pressing social need…. Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Tom Tabori Date

Brexit on 22nd May? Maybe? Maybe not?


Interestingly, the Prime Minister’s belief that she can still persuade Parliament to pass a version of her EU Withdrawal Agreement by 22nd May is reflected at the Hague Conference on… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Michael McParland QC Date

Mental Capacity Guidance Note Best Interests – April 2019


The purpose of this document is to provide for social workers and those working in front-line clinical settings a brief overview of the law and principles relating to the assessment… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Victoria Butler-Cole QC, Simon Edwards, Neil Allen, Katharine Scott, Alexander Ruck Keene, Annabel Lee, Nicola Kohn, Katherine Barnes, Stephanie David Date

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