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Supreme Court rules on abortion in Northern Ireland
  • Brick Court Chambers
  • United Kingdom
  • June 7 2018

A seven judge panel of the Supreme Court today gave judgment in an appeal concerning the compatibility of the law of abortion in Northern Ireland with

Liability of a local authority to foster children suffering abuse - Supreme Court decides
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 26 2017

A local authority has been held vicariously liable for injuries to a foster child who was physically and sexually abused by foster parents while

Will PJS v NGN Ltd lead to exemplary damages for misuse of private information?
  • Collyer Bristow LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 19 2016

The Supreme Court judgment in PJS may give encouragement to claims for exemplary or punitive damages for misuse of private information. It has, of

Clarification on vicarious liability after Cox v Ministry of Justice - but what does it mean for claimants?
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 9 2016

Vicarious liability has been a topic frequently visited by the courts over the years but the recent conjoined appeals of Cox 2016 UKSC 10 and

Supreme Court considers the Ramsay principal in UBS and DBG Services
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • March 30 2016

In UBS AG v HMRC and DB Group Services (UK) Ltd v HMRC 2016 UKSC 13, two cases which were heard together, the Supreme Court found in favour of HMRC

Vicarious liability is on the move
  • United Kingdom
  • March 11 2016

As the opening sentence of Lord Reed’s judgment in Cox says, “vicarious liability is on the move” and the conjoined appeals of Cox v Ministry of

Supreme Court applies purposive construction to defeat bank bonus tax avoidance schemes
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 10 2016

The decision of the Supreme Court in two appeals concerning the effectiveness of bonus arrangements involving allocations of restricted securities to

International children’s law Supreme Court judgment - jurisdiction, jurisdiction, jurisdiction
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 17 2015

Today, 17 November 2015, the Supreme Court, comprising Lady Hale, Lord Wilson, Lord Reed, Lord Hughes and Lord Toulson, will announce its judgment on

David T Morrison & Co Ltd ta Gael Home Interiors v ICL Plastics Ltd and Others - 2014 UKSC 48, Lord Neuberger, President, Lord Sumption, Lord Reed, Lord Toulson and Lord Hodge
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • November 30 2014

On 11 May 2004, a factory in Glasgow owned by ICL Plastics Ltd (“ICL”) exploded causing significant damage to an adjacent shop owned by Mr David

Equitable compensation: AIB v Mark Redler in the Supreme Court
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • June 11 2014

On 5 June 2014 the Supreme Court heard the appeal in AIB v Mark Redler. (Lord Neuberger, Lady Hale, Lord Wilson, Lord Reed, Lord Toulson) AIB v