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Eleventh Circuit dismisses Colombia war crimes claims against Chiquita

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 25 2014

Finding no U.S. jurisdiction, the Eleventh Circuit has dismissed multidistrict litigation against Chiquita alleging the company was liable for aiding

Are supervisors able to assess impairment? Drug driving decision suggests so

  • Dentons
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • July 24 2014

A recent Ontario decision suggests that laypersons - such as supervisors - may assess whether a person is impaired from drugs or alcohol, and their

The Inheritance and Trustees’ Powers Act 2014

  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 24 2014

Recent research indicates that up to two thirds of adults do not have a Will, and thousands of people die intestate every year. The Inheritance and

Increased and unlimited fines in the UK magistrates’ court: the realm of the speeding motorist?

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 24 2014

It has been widely reported in the UK that maximum fines available to magistrates will soon increase fourfold; and that the lower courts will also be

Section 21- the Supreme Court speaks

  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 24 2014

The refusal of permission means that the original decision of the Court of Appeal in this matter is now good law and can be taken as the accurate

High bar for bifurcation

  • Davis LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • July 24 2014

An application for leave to appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada from the decision of the Alberta Court of Appeal in Lakhoo v Lakhoo was recently

Solicitors beware! Fraudsters want your client account!

  • RPC
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 24 2014

A solicitor's client account has long been a target for fraudsters. With the universal use of online banking by solicitors, concern over computer

Proposed legal aid “residence test” is unlawful and discriminatory

  • 4 King's Bench Walk
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 24 2014

The Government's controversial proposal to prevent those who could not prove 12 months of lawful residence in the UK from accessing civil Legal Aid

Criminal Justice and Courts Bill diluted beyond recognition

  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 24 2014

The recently proposed Criminal Justice and Courts Bill is of great interest to insurers in light of the relatively late inclusion of clauses

The risks of settling claims after the inquest has been concluded

  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 24 2014

The decision, last week, of Bloom -v- HM Senior Coroner for the Western District of London (17 July 2014) could have significant implications when