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Valuing Bungled Litigation, Edwards V Hugh James Ford Simey
  • 4 New Square Chambers
  • United Kingdom
  • June 18 2018

The broad principles as to how to value what has been lost from bungled litigation have been established for a long time. In assessing what the


Parent company liability for subsidiaries: all change or more of the same?
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 15 2018

The Court of Appeal recently handed down its long awaited judgment in Okpabi and others v Royal Dutch Shell Plc and another 2018 EWCA Civ 191 in


A Class on Class Definitions: BCCA Finds Class Definition Overbroad in Proposed Cold-Fx Class Action
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • June 13 2018

A central component of every class action is the class definition. It determines “who’s in and who’s out” of the litigation, and a class action cannot


Disability Discrimination: Dismissing for misconduct where the misconduct is caused by a disability
  • DAC Beachcroft
  • United Kingdom
  • June 12 2018

A dismissal for misconduct can be discriminatory even if the employer does not know that a disability has caused the misconduct. Mr Grosset was a


Constructive Dismissal: Last straws
  • DAC Beachcroft
  • United Kingdom
  • June 12 2018

The Court of Appeal has confirmed that a last straw incident can revive the employee’s right to terminate even where the employee has affirmed earlier


No joy for Joy: unlawful eviction, re-letting and damages in the Court of Appeal
  • Hardwicke
  • United Kingdom
  • June 11 2018

The Court of Appeal has provided some useful (and dare I venture to say, some not so useful) guidance on damages for unlawful eviction. Joy Smith v


Court of Appeal considers date of knowledge to set time running for limitation in negligence actions
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 8 2018

The Court of Appeal has held that a negligence claim against a broker of forward freight agreements was time-barred. The limitation period could not


What should a litigation solicitor do if they receive an inadvertently disclosed privileged document?
  • Stewarts
  • United Kingdom
  • June 8 2018

You’re a hired gun on a vast disclosure exercise. You’re knee deep in documents. The sun is a distant memory and the office is as quiet as the grave


Real Estate Podcast EP1: Why mark documents “subject to contract” in real estate transactions and joint ventures?
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA
  • June 7 2018

Kate Wilson and Lucy Morton, lawyers in the Real Estate and Planning teams at HSF, provide a summary of the importance of marking documents with the


English Court of Appeal Considers Disclosure Of Arbitral Appointments in Related Or Overlapping References
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 6 2018

In Halliburton Company v Chubb Bermuda Insurance Ltd 2018 EWCA Civ 817, the English Court of Appeal was asked to consider: whether it is possible