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Michael Duggan QC successful in resisting an application for injunctive relief in Bartholomews Agri Food Limited v Michael Andrew Thornton

The High Court has given judgement in the case of…

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Charles Samek QC and Marc Delehanty in Ablyazov jurisdiction dispute: Court of Appeal to decide issue

Charles Samek QC and Marc Delehanty, instructed by Peter Black…

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Discipline in the NHS and the death of Nurse Amin Abdullah

Paul Gilroy QC comments in “The Brief” (The Times) on…

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Katherine Apps appointed as new contributor to Gore Brown on EU Company Law

Katherine Apps has joined the list of contributors to Gore…

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Pulling a sickie just got more dangerous – Lydia Banerjee on Ajaj v Metroline West Ltd

Pulling a sickie just got more dangerous – Lydia Banerjee…

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John Bowers QC in Dr. Michalak v The General Medical Council & Others

John Bowers QC in Dr. Michalak v The General Medical…

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David Reade QC and Katherine Apps host Stanford Law school students at Littleton

David Reade QC and Katherine Apps host Stanford Law school students…

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Unpicking Lock: The Current State of Play in Holiday Pay Litigation

Analysis by Benjamin Gray  Last week the Employment Appeal Tribunal…

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Court of Appeal guidance on injunctions – Craig Rajgopaul writes on D v P

On 12 February 2016, in D v P [2016] EWCA Civ…

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John Mehrzad awarded Sports Law Barrister of the Year by ACQ for the Second Year Running

The Head of the Sports Law Group at Littleton, John…

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Alexander Robson in Court of Appeal for bonus dispute

Alexander Robson appeared for the Appellant before the Court of…

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A watershed moment for the Dubai Court? – Ashley Cukier on DNB Bank v Gulf Eyadah

In this article, Ashley Cukier looks at the recent judgment of…

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David Reade QC appears in Chesterfield Magistrates Court for an Administrator

David Reade QC is appearing at the Chesterfield Magistrates Court,…

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Paul Gilroy QC joins Littleton

Littleton is delighted to announce that Paul Gilroy QC has…

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Katherine Apps interviewed by lexis nexis about Government panel appointment

Reproduced from LexisNexis with the permission of the publishers. For…

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David Lascelles acts for law firm successfully resisting professional negligence claim

In EMW Law LLP v (1) Bryant (2) Bryant and…

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Brussels trade secrets law could gag whistleblowers

Paul Gilroy QC comments in The Times on Brussels trade secrets…

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John Mehrzad helps athlete keep her Rio dreams alive

As part of the Sport Resolutions panel of specialist sports…

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Video: Jamie Susskind & Richard Berry discuss Doping Mitigation

This is the third in our latest series of short…

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Whistleblowing: Did the worker make a disclosure of information or just an allegation? Or is that that the wrong question?

By Martin Fodder In Kilraine v London Borough of Wandsworth,…

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Video: Daniel Northall & Udo Onwere discuss Football Investment Mis-selling

This is the second in our latest series of short…

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Carol Davis comments on the BIS call for evidence on the use of restrictive covenants in employment contracts

Ah, so that’s how BIS defines ‘non-compete’… Carol Davis comments…

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Daniel Northall elected to ELA management committee

Daniel Northall has been elected to sit on the ELA management…

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John Mehrzad appointed to British Cycling Review Panel

John Mehrzad has been appointed to the Independent Review Panel jointly…

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Help! One can’t breathe for the non-compete clause…

Carol Davis comments on the BIS plans to call for…

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Littleton barristers to speak at 22 QCs conference

’22 QCs on the hot employment law issues for 2016-17’…

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Requests for further information: help or hindrance?

Reproduced from Practical Law with the permission of the publishers.…

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Nicholas Siddall’s successful appearance in Day v Lewisham the subject of ITV news report

The impact of the result in the appeal of Day…

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Minimising risk of property fraud, the legal position and the Land Registry indemnity scheme, James McWilliams writes for Property Journal

“That Belongs to Me”, James McWilliams writes for Property Journal…

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Brexit – a Bonfire for Employment Rights? Paul Gilroy QC writes for The Times – In Brief

This article by Paul Gilroy QC was first published in…

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High Court enforces negotiations lock-out clause – David Lascelles for successful Claimant

David Lascelles acted for the successful Claimant in Mercer Land…

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A Comparison of the Olympic Selection Procedures for British Cycling, Athletes and Swimming

This article was first published by LawInSport.  For further information…

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Sam Neaman advised in recent move of Reading FC Director of Football to West Bromwich Albion

Littleton’s Sam Neaman advised in the recent move of long-serving…

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Practical Law Employment Blog – Late Early Conciliation: conflicting tribunal decisions

Reproduced from Practical Law with the permission of the publishers.…

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Prof. Erika Szyszczak to host Knowledge Exchange Event

Prof. Erika Szyszczak will be hosting a Knowledge Exchange Event…

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Lucy Bone elected to the post of Company Secretary of ELA

Littleton Chambers is pleased to announce that Lucy Bone has…

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A Stricter Approach to Pleadings and Amendments in the Employment Tribunal?

Reproduced from Practical Law with the permission of the publishers.…

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“Moral Damages” for Football Contract Termination

The Head of Littleton’s Sports Law Group, John Mehrzad, considers…

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Littleton wins Employment Set of the Year at The Chambers UK Bar Awards

We are delighted to have won the award for Employment…

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Making Applications in Writing to an Employment Tribunal

Andrew Clarke QC considers how best to make (and to…

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Stuart Ritchie QC and Alexander Robson in privy council compound interest win
EAD Solicitors LLP and others v Abrams: View from Littleton

Charlotte Davies writes for our monthly column “View from Littleton…

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Same sex marriage discrimination lawful under Schedule 9 exemption – Matthew Sheridan acts in Pemberton Case

On 28 October 2015 the Birmingham Employment Tribunal gave its…

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BT Managed Services Ltd v Edwards & anor: View from Littleton

Benjamin Gray writes for our monthly column “View from Littleton…

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Charles Samek QC succeeds in appeal in relation to purported Part 36 offer

Charles Samek QC Hertel v Saunders [2015] EWHC 2848 (Ch)…

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Stuart Ritchie QC and Alexander Robson in Privy Council Compound Interest Win

The vexed question as to the availability of compound interest…

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David Hacking and Sophia Berry write on ‘Ethics in Arbitration: Party & Arbitral Misconduct’

The Head of Littleton’s Arbitration Group, David Hacking and Group…

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Marc Delehanty succeeds for Ritz Casino in £2m claim against defendant alleging gambling addiction

The Ritz Hotel Casino Ltd v Mr Safa Al Geabury…

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Retaining Footballing Talent – Self Help, Litigation, and Market Forces

The Raheem Stirling transfer saga again raises the issue of…

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Charles Samek QC and Adam Solomon in landmark Court of Appeal victory

Charles Samek QC & Adam Solomon The Court of Appeal…

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David Reade QC named The Legal 500 UK Employment Silk of the Year

We are proud to announce that The Legal 500 UK…

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Davies Horizon International Cargo Limited v Hart: View from Littleton

Nicholas Goodfellow writes for our monthly column “View from Littleton Chambers”…

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Coventry v Lawrence, or Lessons from a Near Miss: A Practical View from the Bar

In his monthly column, James Bickford Smith discusses the Supreme…

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Littleton further bolsters its commercial practice with the arrival of James McWilliams & Ashley Cukier

James McWilliams and Ashley Cukier have joined Littleton Chambers. Selwyn…

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A practical view from Tribunal: Provisions, Criteria and Practices

Reproduced from Practical Law with the permission of the publishers.…

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Nicholas Siddall to speak in seminar on Redundancy and Dismissal

On 3rd December 2015, at The Caledonian Club, 9 Halkin…

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John Mehrzad appointed Board Director of the British Association of Sport and Law

The Head of the Sports Law Group, John Mehrzad, has…

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David Reade QC and Alexander Robson representing Sunderland AFC in High Court case
David Reade QC and Alexander Robson succeed in defending Sunderland Football club against the claim

David Reade QC and Alexander Robson have successfully defended Sunderland…

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John Bowers QC lectures at Sunway University, Malaysia on “Religion and Human Rights”

On 17 December 2015 John Bowers QC gave a lecture at…

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International Corporate Rescue: Woolworths and the ECJ case review

Woolworths and the ECJ David Reade QC  This article was…

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Rejected Explanations, Merits and the Balance of Prejudice in Extensions of Time

It is a rare case where all allegations of discrimination…

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David Reade QC succeeds in judicial review of Pensions Regulator on the territorial scope of auto enrolment

David Reade QC succeeds in judicial review of Pensions Regulator…

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Katherine Apps in Upper Tribunal judgment on scope of Equality Act 2010 and case management powers

In LO’L v SSWP[2016] UKUT 0010  a Claimant appealed from…

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Adam Solomon and Charlotte Davies successful in obtaining novel form of springboard relief

Adam Solomon and Charlotte Davies successful in obtaining novel form…

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Taxation: Written in Stone

‘Written in Stone’  This article was first published in Taxation.…

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David Reade QC & John Mehrzad advise & represent Bristol Rugby in action against Steve Borthwick and the RFU

David Reade QC and John Mehrzad, members of the Sports…

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Practical Law Dispute Resolution – Indirect instruction: Fancy a flight?

Reproduced from Practical Law with the permission of the publishers.…

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HBOS Report – risky business?

Eleena Misra, Littleton’s Head of Professional Discipline & Regulatory Law…

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Martin Fodder successfully defends claim brought by Consultant Surgeon against NHS Trust

Martin Fodder has successfully defended a claim of unfair dismissal…

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David Reade QC and Alexander Robson representing Sunderland AFC in High Court case
Ed Kemp appointed to Employment Lawyers Association Pro Bono Committee

Ed Kemp has recently joined this committee which is responsible…

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The FA appoints John Mehrzad to be Anti-Discrimination Panel Chairman

Following an application and selection process, the Head of Littleton’s…

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Timothy Higginson appointed as Legal Chair of The British Equestrian Foundation

We are pleased to announce that Timothy Higginson has been…

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Mo Sethi films Masterclass on Trends and Tactics in Asset & Business Protection

Mo Sethi has filmed a Masterclass on Trends and Tactics…

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Whistleblowing: The EAT considers the meaning of the words ‘in the public interest’

Mark Humphreys In June 2013 it became a requirement of…

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World Sports Law Report cites John Mehrzad on the new FIFA Intermediaries Regulations

World Sports Law Report cites John Mehrzad on the new…

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Smith v Carillion JM Limited: employment contracts still safe in their common law harbour

Jeremy Lewis Are employment contracts subject to different rules to…

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Lucy Bone appointed as Special Adviser to the Equality and Diversity Committee of the BSB

We are delighted to announce that Lucy Bone has been…

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Grahame Anderson and John Mehrzad in LawInSport on the new FIFA Intermediaries Regulations

On 1 April 2015 the new FIFA Intermediaries Regulations will…

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Fiduciary Duties: Directors and Employees by Stuart Ritchie QC & Andrew Stafford QC – New Edition

Fiduciary Duties: Directors and Employees by Stuart Ritchie QC and…

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Littleton cyclists raise money for the Jeremy McMullen Memorial Fund

Shortly before his recent untimely death His Honour Jeremy McMullen…

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Ched Evans: Release, Retribution And Rehabilitation

This article was first written for and published by LawInSport. Click…

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Football Managers’ Contracts: Why Clubs Should Link Termination Clauses to Performance

This article was first written for and published by LawInSport. Click…

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Martin Fodder to speak at ELA conference on Whistleblowing in the Workplace

Martin Fodder will join Gareth Brahams of BDBF and Tom…

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Professional Sport and Bullying – Lessons From The ECB and Kevin Pietersen Affair

This article was first written for and published by LawInSport. Click…

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Getting to grips with the holiday pay conundrum

The Employment Appeal Tribunal’s (EAT’s) judgment in the Bear Scotland…

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David Reade QC wins in CJEU in Woolworths 2 (Valerie Lyttle (and others) v Bluebird UK Bidco 2 Ltd)

David Reade QC The CJEU has handed down Judgment in…

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Nicholas Siddall to speak at White Paper Discrimination Conference on 21 May 2015

Nicholas Siddall will join 7 other cream-of-the-crop lawyers to give…

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Georgina Bryan successful in fringe theatre worker status dispute

Georgina Bryan appeared for the successful Respondent in the remitted…

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Does a repudiatory breach discharge an LLP Member’s Agreement?

Flanagan v Liontrust Investment Partners LLP and others David Reade…

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Mohinderpal Sethi and Katherine Apps appointed to Attorney General’s A and B panel

We congratulate Mohinderpal Sethi on his appointment to the Attorney…

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The Duty of Candour & its Impact on Employment in the NHS – Webcast

Martin Fodder and Katherine Apps look at Regulation 20 (“Duty of…

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Poclava v Toledano: View from Littleton

Marc Delehanty writes for our monthly column “View from Littleton…

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Congratulations to Gavin Mansfield QC and Mohinderpal Sethi: new Chair and Treasurer of ELBA

We are delighted to announce that Gavin Mansfield QC has…

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Hayward v Zurich: View from Littleton

Alexander Robson writes for our monthly column “View from Littleton…

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Permanent Anonymity and Restricted Reporting Orders

Nicholas Goodfellow Privacy restrictions The ET has the power to…

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Selwyn Bloch QC Elected as Joint Head of Littleton

Selwyn Bloch QC has been elected to serve as Joint…

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Football Manager Termination

As the football season draws to a close many clubs…

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Littleton members’ success at White Paper conference on Healthcare Regulation

Richard Price OBE QC, Damian Brown QC, Martin Fodder, Sam…

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