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Mo Sethi QC, Ed Kemp and James Bickford Smith ranked Tier 1 in Legal 500 EMEA for DIFC and ADGM Litigation

Supreme Court finds for Royal Mencap in landmark case of Tomlinson-Blake v Royal Mencap on entitlement to Minimum Wage for sleep-in shifts. Mencap was represented by David Reade QC, Niran de Silva QC and Georgina Leadbetter, instructed by James Davies of Simons Muirhead & Burton.

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Rupert D’Cruz QC succeeds at the Court of Appeal in quashing the Home Department’s disqualification of a £100 million+ investor visa scheme
11.05.21 Latest Cases

Rupert D’Cruz QC of Littleton Chambers, leading Ramby de Mello of No 5 Barristers Chambers, succeeded in overturning a decision…

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Paul Gilroy QC successful in resisting Derby County’s Football League appeal against former captain, Richard Keogh
11.05.21 Sports Latest Cases

The League Appeals Committee of the EFL has heard and dismissed an appeal under the Regulations of the EFL by…

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Rupert D’Cruz QC successfully defends Kazakhstan Kagazy JSC in the latest saga of the Kagazy v Zhunus litigation

Rupert D’Cruz QC of Littleton Chambers, leading James Egan of 10 Old Square Chambers, has successfully defended Kazakhstan Kagazy JSC…

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Commercial Court decision on rectification, intimidation and justification in a commercial fraud setting
30.04.21 Civil Fraud Latest Cases

The Commercial Court handed down judgment on 29 April 2021 in Global Display Solutions Limited v NCR Corporation [2021] EWHC…

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Lucy Bone wins award of £2,567,831 in second largest ever disability discrimination award
29.04.21 Employment Latest Cases

Lucy Bone acted for David Barrow against his former employer Kellogg Brown & Root (UK) Ltd in his claim for…

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Three Littleton members in Supreme Court in Royal Mail Group Ltd v Efobi and CPS v Aquila Advisory Ltd

David Reade QC and Georgina Leadbetter appear in the Supreme Court today in Royal Mail Group Ltd v Efobi, which…

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A European Super League? Initial thoughts on legal ramifications

“Some people believe football (soccer) is a matter of life and death. I’m very disappointed with that attitude. I can…

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Kieran Wilson writes for ELA Briefing – Mencap: no entitlement to the National Minimum Wage for sleep-in shifts
04.05.21 – Comment, Articles & PublicationsEmployment

Kieran Wilson writes for ELA Briefing on the Supreme Court’s decision in the joint appeal of Mencap and Shannon. Please…

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Admissibility of “without prejudice” mediation position statements considered in Berkeley Square Holdings v Lancer Property Asset Management Ltd [2021] EWCA Civ 551
23.04.21 – Comment, Articles & PublicationsCivil Fraud

The Court of Appeal have upheld Roth J’s first instance decision that mediation position statements made during a successful mediation…

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Court of Appeal holds that a refusal to list foster carers’ union was in breach of Article 11 rights
22.04.21 – Comment, Articles & PublicationsEmployment

Commentary by Alex Francis Summary In National Union of Professional Foster Carers v The Certification Officer [2021] EWCA Civ 548,…

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Are these really your own words? The new rules on witness statements in Practice Direction 57AC – by James Green
22.04.21 – Comment, Articles & Publications

New rules on witness statements came into effect on 6 April 2021, following the recommendations of the Witness Evidence Working…

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Littleton sports expert Grahame Anderson interviewed by Vanessa Feltz about the legal ramifications of the European Super League
21.04.21 – Comment, Articles & PublicationsSport

Littleton sports expert Grahame Anderson spoke with Vanessa Feltz this morning on BBC Radio London about the implosion of the…

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Recent Trends in Cases on Contempt of Court
20.04.21 – Comment, Articles & PublicationsCommercial

Recent case law on civil contempt demonstrates the tension at the centre of this area of law. On the one…

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Littleton sports expert Grahame Anderson interviewed on BBC about the current controversy surrounding the European Super League
20.04.21 – PodcastsSport

Littleton sports expert Grahame Anderson was interviewed on BBC Radio about the current controversy surrounding the European Super League. Listen…

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