Goodbye to Council Regulation (EC) No 1206/2001 of 28 May 2001 and no hello to EU Recast Evidence Regulation – and Coronavirus controls procedure...
Winston & Strawn LLP
Many contracts relating to business in the Middle East select English law and English courts (or English law together with international arbitration).
Preiskel & Co
On 20 January 2021, the Court of Appeal handed down its judgment in the case of Phones 4U Limited v EE Limited  EWCA Civ 116.
The Pilot has been applicable to all cases in the Business and Property Courts since 1 January 2019.
Fly-tipping – the illegal dumping of waste, whether it's an old mattress, a few bin bags or large amounts of industrial material – is a menace and a potential public health risk.
A Conservative MP has been fined after his puppy caused a stampede of deer by chasing a 200-strong herd in London.
J A Kemp LLP
The EPO's Enlarged Board of Appeal (EBA) is currently considering in case G1/21 the legality of holding oral proceedings by video conference without the consent of the parties...
Commercial arrangements can break down even at the best of times. The risk of disputes arising typically increases at times of political and economic change...
The police used to refer to it as "assisting us with our inquiries" but it has long been the case that being under investigation followed a formal process.
The Brake v Guy litigation has given rise to a number of judgments of no particular interest to the outside world (but if you think otherwise you can find them at  EWHC 671 (Ch)...
Michael Sivier, a political blogger, has won his appeal against the striking out of the public interest element of his defence in a dispute with the Countdown presenter, Rachel Riley.
The Court's procedure on costs budgeting is to undergo a further shake-up, with the introduction from 1 October 2020 of new rules for varying costs budgets through the use of the new "Precedent T" procedure.
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson
In English law, the approach to determining the applicable law of an arbitration agreement has been to engage in a common law conflicts of law analysis.
Reynolds Porter Chamberlain
The court has and will act to prevent claims being re-litigated by parties not content with earlier outcomes...
East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust has become the first NHS trust to face criminal charges for failing to provide a safe standard of clinical care.
The Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) recently released a research report regarding bereavement damages across the United Kingdom.
According to the country's second most senior judge, Master of the Rolls Sir Geoffrey Vos, the digital revolution has arrived, and lawyers must get with the programme.
The EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement is silent on the topic of judicial cooperation in civil and commercial matters. The UK has applied to join the 2007 Lugano Convention but,...
Stevens & Bolton
Newcastle United Football Club (Newcastle United) currently plays in the top flight of English football, which is controlled by Premier League Limited.
In one the first reported cases dealing with contempt under the new CPR 81 for serious breaches of a freezing order, Mrs Justice Cockerill DBE, the Judge in Charge of the Commercial Court.