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Litigation procedures and strategies: United Kingdom
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 13 2016

The United Kingdom has highly developed court systems, but parties are expected to make reasonable efforts to settle a dispute without the need for


High Court lifts automatic suspension in the Indigo case
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 5 2011

On 1 December 2010, the High Court was asked to rule on the first application to lift an automatic suspension of entry into a contract under the provisions of the new remedies provisions in the Public Contracts Regulations 2006


Pension schemes as super-creditors: Court of Appeal rules in Nortel and Lehman Brothers
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 29 2011

This appeal was brought by the insolvency practitioners dealing with the Nortel and Lehman Brothers companies


Incomplete scheme amendment: High Court offers a lifeline
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 29 2011

There have been a number of recent cases where the courts have been very strict in requiring trustees and employers to follow the procedural requirements of the scheme’s amendment power to the letter


Local authority has a duty to act fairly in below threshold tender
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 1 2011

The Scottish Court of Session held in Sidey (2011 CSOH194), that Clackmannanshire Council owed a duty to bidders to evaluate tenders fairly and in accordance with its published procedure


UK competition reforms to create new “opt-out” class actions and encourage private actions for damages
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 7 2013

Government proposals relating to private actions for competition damages will make it easier to bring actions in the UK and will introduce class


Backdating ill-health benefits
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 29 2009

In the case of Hamilton -v- Monmouthshire County Council the High Court upheld a determination of the Deputy Pensions Ombudsman that ill-health benefits from the Local Government Pension Scheme could not usually be backdated to a date earlier than the date of the member's election for a pension


Supreme Court: discrimination against part-time workers
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 26 2013

The Supreme Court has decided that part-time fee-paid judges are "workers" protected by the Part Time Workers Directive, as their relationship with


LPP: naked self interest replaced by functionality?
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 29 2013

In a landmark decision involving the great and the good of the legal world, the Supreme Court has confirmed that legal professional privilege (LPP


QuarterDay
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 25 2012

A landlord can oppose renewal of a business tenancy protected by the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954 (the Act) if it intends to occupy the premises