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Mar
23
2010

Goodbye House of Lords - Hello Supreme Court
#Dispute Resolution

The House of Lords has been the highest Court in the land for 133 years. Its history, however, can be traced back to the 14th century. On 1 October 2009 that history was swept away when it was renamed the Supreme Court. At the same time, it moved to a dedicated new Court in Middlesex Guildhall - just across Parliament Square from the House of Lords, which is being refurbished at a cost of £77m....

Mar
09
2010

Domain Name Disputes
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A brand can be one of the biggest assets of a business. With an increasing amount of online commerce, protecting your domain name is paramount. Julia Holt looks at domain name disputes and ways to avoid them....

Mar
09
2010

Online Defamation - Prioritise Protecting Your Reputation
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There is a thin line between free speech and defamation. With the hive of networking, blogging and reviews online reaching a global market when is that line overstepped and what can you do to protect the good name of your business?...

Feb
24
2010

What`s so super about injunctions?
#Dispute Resolution #Crisis Management

Injunctions can be very powerful tools in litigation. Stephen James looks at why John Terry`s recent application for a "super injunction" failed"...

Feb
04
2010

Challenging A Will
#Dispute Resolution

There are many ways to challenge a Will or its effect on an estate. It may be that, instead of pursuing a claim that the Will is invalid, your claim should be addressed to a professional adviser who drafted the Will or gave tax advice etc (especially if a prior Will would then be effective which did not have acceptable terms or there is no Will at all)....

Feb
03
2010

Costs turn winners into losers
#Dispute Resolution

Lord Justice Jackson`s Final Report on civil litigation costs ("the Report") was published on 14 January 2010. Two recent cases highlight how costs can turn a winning party into a loser: Earles -v- Barclays Bank and Barr -v- Biffa Waste Services...

Feb
03
2010

Ten facts ten years after the Woolf reforms
#Dispute Resolution

The Woolf Reforms ten years on - ten facts...

Feb
03
2010

Goodbye House of Lords - Hello Supreme Court
#Dispute Resolution

House of Lords replaced with Supreme Court on 1 October 2009...

Feb
01
2010

Double Partner Appointment
#Dispute Resolution

We are delighted to announce the appointment of John Warchus from Shadbolt and promotion Chris Tayton, member of the firm`s Dispute Resolution team....

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