Nicholas Bird



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Are solicitors under a duty to give advice on commercial issues?

United Kingdom - May 5 2010 The scope of a solicitor's duty to its client depends first and foremost upon the express terms of the solicitor's retainer.

The illegality defence - Stoffel v Grondona revisited

United Kingdom - October 30 2020 "No court will lend its aid to a man who founds his cause of action upon an immoral or an illegal act…

Lawyers' Risks in Acting for Corporate Clients without Authority

United Kingdom - September 8 2022 The recent decision in Rushbrooke UK Ltd v 4 Designs Concept Ltd [2022] EWHC 1687 (Ch) has highlighted the dangers for lawyers in acting for corporate…

Georgia Durham

Supreme Court considers the application of SAAMCo to claims against lawyers

United Kingdom - December 15 2016 The appeal is from the Court of Appeal's decision in Gabriel v Little [2013] EWCA 1513 and is proceeding in the Supreme Court today and tomorrow under…

Laura Stocks

CE-Filing nightmare not so scary if you act quickly…

United Kingdom - February 20 2020 We all know that CE-filing at court can sometimes be difficult, particularly when you are trying file documents close to the deadline. Whilst this…

Sally Lord