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ESG collective proceedings in the Competition Appeal Tribunal - a natural new home or a fleeting visit?

United Kingdom - December 15 2022 ESG litigation risk has become a growing concern for businesses as claimants pursue increasingly innovative causes of action (see our previous note)…

Zoe Carter, Simon Day, Jennifer Reeves

Court of Appeal revives significant environmental group action against BHP Group

United Kingdom - July 19 2022 The Court of Appeal has granted permission for a significant group action to proceed against one of the world's largest mining concerns, an…

Simon Day, Chloë Edworthy

To probate and beyond: the digitalisation of private client law

United Kingdom - May 31 2022 The 2020/1 Covid-19 lockdowns caused a revolution in the use of technology even in the most traditional areas. Two recent developments show that this…

Elizabeth Doherty, Jacob Ward

You’ve got a friend in me: English courts show support for the finality of arbitral awards

United Kingdom - May 19 2022 The English High Court has made it clear that there is no automatic right to an oral hearing where a party seeks to challenge an arbitral award - and…

Chloë Edworthy, Mark Lawrence

Disclose and explain - or else give up the put up or shut up

United Kingdom - April 29 2022 In a judgment recently handed down in the High Court case of Parsons & Anor v Reid & Anor [2022] EWHC 755 (Ch), Master Clark considered the court’s…

Elizabeth Doherty, Edward Parry-Smith