Alexander Burrell successful in application for permission to appeal before the DIFC Court of Appeal

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Alexander Burrell successful in application for permission to appeal before the DIFC Court of Appeal


Alexander Burrell, working with Horizons & Co Law Firm, has been successful in an application for permission to appeal before the DIFC Court of Appeal, in the case of RaDa… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Alexander Burrell Date

The test of whether statements made are antisemitic is objective: intention and character are not relevant to their assessment


Fenella Morris QC acted for the Professional Standards Authority for Health and Social Care in a successful appeal against a decision of the General Pharmaceutical Council’s Fitness to Practise Committee… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Fenella Morris QC Date

Chambers shortlisted for the British Claims Awards 2021


Chambers is delighted to have been shortlisted for ‘Barristers Chambers of the Year’ at the British Claims Awards 2021. The Awards champion claims as a service across insurance and the… Read more »

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“No Go Lugano”: the EU formally withholds it’s consent to the UK joining the Lugano Convention 2007


The European Commission has formally rejected the UK’s application to accede to the Lugano Convention on jurisdiction and the recognition and enforcement of civil and commercial matters that was concluded… Read more »

CategoryArticles, News Author Michael McParland QC Date

High Court Makes Important Ruling on Agricultural Buildings


This week the High Court (Lang J) handed down judgment in the case of R (Smolas) v Herefordshire Council [2021] EWHC 1663 (Admin). She applied the recent Court of Appeal… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Daniel Stedman Jones Date

Infected Blood Inquiry Hearings


The Infected Blood Inquiry continues to hear evidence from a wide range of witnesses including clinicians, politicians, campaigners, infected and affected individuals, into what has been called the worst treatment… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Charlie Cory-Wright QC, Eleanor Grey QC, Jenni Richards QC, Katharine Scott, Annabel Lee, Adam Boukraa, Gethin Thomas, Daniel Kozelko Date

Planning Enforcement Time Limits and Revocation of Certificates of Lawfulness


In R (Ocado) v Islington LBC [2021] EWHC 1509 (Admin), Holgate J considered what he described as “important issues of planning law” relating firstly to the calculation of the 10… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Richard Wald QC Date

Rapid Response Guidance Note: Vaccination and Mental Capacity


The Court of Protection team has been asked to advise on a number of occasions as to the legal position in relation to vaccination for COVID-19. What follows is a… Read more »

CategoryNews, Newsletters Author Vikram Sachdeva QC, Victoria Butler-Cole QC, Neil Allen, Alexander Ruck Keene, Nicola Kohn Date

David Hopkins writes for LawInSport on Heath Streak’s eight year ban from cricket


In April this year, the International Cricket Council (“ICC”) announced that Heath Streak, Zimbabwe’s all-time leading wicket taker, had been banned from cricket for eight years following his admission that… Read more »

CategoryArticles, News Author David Hopkins Date

David Sawtell gives paper on causation on construction law to the Society of Construction Law


On 8 June 2021, David Sawtell gave his paper, ‘Causation in Construction Law: Time for a re-statement?’ on 8 June 2021. David set out to re-state how causation affects construction… Read more »

CategoryNews Author David Sawtell Date

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