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Expert witnesses: The importance of independence and impartiality
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 10 2017

The Court of Appeal recently found that a trial judge would have been entitled to exclude the evidence of an expert witness whose independence was


Expert witnesses: The importance of independence and impartiality
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 10 2017

The Court of Appeal recently found that a trial judge would have been entitled to exclude the evidence of an expert witness whose independence was


UK retailer Argos loses out in battle over argos.com
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 14 2017

Argos is a popular name for companies all over the world, but the domain name argos.com is owned by a US company, Argos Services Incorporated (US


Neighbours’ surveillance system breaches the Data Protection Act 1998
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 2 2017

A couple was recently awarded £8,634 each in damages after a court held that their neighbours’ surveillance system breached the Data Protection Act


Uncapping the IPEC caps: PPL v Hagan
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 8 2017

In a recent Intellectual Property Enterprise Court (IPEC) decision, HHJ Hacon decided that staged and overall costs caps and the damages cap in the


How expensive can Litigation Funding be?
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 6 2016

Following the recent judgement of the Court of Appeal in England and Wales, commercial litigation funders can be liable for the costs of an action on


Webinar recording: Preventing misuse of confidential information
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 6 2016

In this last webinar in our 'Protecting Confidential Information' series, our speakers, John MacKenzie and Matt Phillip, summarise the action that can


Hyperlinks and copyright - new law in the Playboy case
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • October 10 2016

The Court of Justice of the European Union (the "CJEU") has recently decided that a hyperlink can infringe copyright, provided that the party who


Watch our webinar: Identifying and defining your confidential information
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 7 2016

Our Protecting Confidential Information webinar series discusses some of the most common problems that arise when businesses seek to identify, manage


Who can appear in court for companies - changes are coming
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 9 2016

In Apollo Engineering Ltd. (in liquidation) v James Scott Ltd, 2012 CSIH 4, the Inner House of the Court of Session ruled that non-natural persons