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Will the so-called ‘Prince of Darkness’ ring the changes for the HMCTS?
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • April 20 2018

My Twitter feed is full, on a daily basis, with anecdotal evidence from fellow lawyers of significant failings in the courts system; defendants not


English Court of Appeal follows US case example in deciding earning capacity is not a matrimonial asset to be shared
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • April 20 2018

London is often seen as “Divorce capital of the world“ by wealthy expats, usually the wives, wanting a generous divorce settlement, but this latest UK


Private prosecutions for crimes against wildlife
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • April 20 2018

Badger baiting and bat nest destruction, seal shooting and raptor persecution are just some of the wildlife crimes that are becoming increasingly


First time offenders avoid exclusion in ICAEW disciplinary hearing
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • April 19 2018

In a decision published this month, ICAEW member firm Butterworth Barlow Ltd and its Directors, Gavin Butterworth and Barry Barlow, were given severe


Last roll of the dice for PAG’s mis-selling test case against RBS
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • April 18 2018

The long awaited Court of Appeal judgment was handed down in the test case of PAG v RBS in early March. We have previously commented on this


A new international ethical compass for regulated accountants
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • April 18 2018

Last week The International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants (IESBA) released a new Code of Ethics for professional accountants. The IESBA is


The hostile environment extends to Commonwealth citizens
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • April 17 2018

You may have read the recent stories in the press regarding people who have been here for years, in some cases, as long as 50, and who travelled from


Q:What usually starts with a joke but ends in tears? A:Male cancer.
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • April 17 2018

In my work (I deal with clinical negligence and personal injury claims) I come across all sorts of injuries and medical problems, and over the years I


Dog walker successfully challenges local authority’s PSPO in High Court
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • April 16 2018

The High Court has, for the first time, considered the validity of a Public Space Protection Order and ruled in favour, at least in part, of a local


Youth Justice Part Two: Mini sex offenders or just kids?
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • April 12 2018

Following the first blog in our mini-series on youth justice, in which we provided a brief guide to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act for young