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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


(Un)lawful terminations, religion discrimination and holiday rights of healthy workers
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 29 2013

A number of judgments, published in the last few weeks, are likely to affect the day-to-day working practices of many of our readers. They cover a


Advocate-General advises on UK default retirement age
  • Nabarro LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • September 30 2008

The Advocate-General has issued his opinion in the Heyday case which challenges the "default" retirement age in the Age Discrimination Regulations allowing employers to retire employees from age 65 subject to certain procedural safeguards


Standard & Poor’s held liable for investor’s loss in Australia
  • Nabarro LLP
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • March 7 2013

On 5 November 2012 judgment was given by the Federal Court of Australia in favour of 12 local councils, who sought to recover losses suffered after


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


Investors need to be clear as to the basis upon which an investment is made
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 23 2009

Recent decisions from the English Court confirm that investors need to be clear at the outset of a transaction as to the precise legal basis upon which they are making an investment


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


Settlement of claims: role of the PPF
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 28 2011

The recent High Court decision in Capita v Zurkinskas is the latest stage in the long running Sea Containers case


Judicial review: how to challenge public law decisions
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 25 2011

In a recent case the Court of Appeal dismissed a claimant's private law action against North Dorset Council, in respect of its decision regarding the claimant's breach of a planning condition notice, as an abuse of process


High Court gives precedence to scheme rules: no estoppel in favour of members
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 28 2011

The High Court has overturned a Pensions Ombudsman's decision that a member had acquired pension rights in excess of those provided for in the trust deed and rules