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Brain-injured road accident victim wins claim against garage
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 22 2011

The Court of Appeal has recently approved a substantial settlement in a personal injury claim brought against a garage following catastrophic injuries sustained by our client in a road traffic accident in April 1998


Damages recovered following development of compartment syndrome
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 23 2011

We have recovered damages of £400,000 for a client who developed compartment syndrome in hospital following a fall and a leg fracture


Damages
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 11 2011

We previously reported that in the cases of R (on the application of Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants) v Secretary of State for the Home Department and R (on the application of English Community Care Association) v Secretary of State for the Home Department (2010) the divisional court held that the Secretary of State's decision to bypass the proper parliamentary procedure, when she introduced interim limits on tiers 1 and 2, was unlawful


Government responds to judgement on interim limits
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 21 2010

In a move which will cause significant disruption to many UK businesses, the UK Border Agency has announced that it will stop accepting tier 1 (general) entry clearance applications on 23 December 2010


Uk immigration fees to increase
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 18 2010

Penningtons Solicitors LLP would like to remind its clients that UK visa fees will increase from 22 November 2010


English language course level for foreign students raised by statement of changes
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 23 2010

As has been widely reported in the press, earlier this month the High Court upheld Penningtons' client, English UK's, claim that the previous Home Secretary's decision to raise the English language course level under the points based system to B2 CEFR, implemented in March 2010, was unlawful because Parliament had not been afforded the opportunity to scrutinise the rationality for the change


Penningtons client wins High Court judicial review case on English language courses under the points based visa system
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 9 2010

An immigration and litigation team effort, led by Penningtons partner Nichola Carter, has represented English UK in its High Court win



Philip Barth
  • Penningtons Manches LLP

Nichola Carter
  • Penningtons Manches LLP