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Jonathan Cohen QC successful in establishing that Law of champerty still applies with full force to solicitors and court refuses to let law firm take place of deceased client

In Farrar & Anor V Miller, the High Court has…

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Jeremy Lewis succeeds in EAT in establishing right to claim constructive dismissal harassment
16.07.21 Employment Latest Cases

In Driscoll v  V & P Global Limited and another…

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John Mehrzad QC & Matthew Sheridan successful at the High Court in enforcing novated pre and post termination covenants in commercial contract

  High Court upholds restrictive covenants in a novated commercial…

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Charlotte Davies successfully defends Linklaters sexual harassment case
30.06.21 Employment Latest Cases

The Employment Tribunal has dismissed claims of sexual harassment from…

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Mo Sethi QC, Sophia Berry and Bianca Balmelli Secure Landmark Pro Bono Appeal Victory for Working Mothers
22.06.21 Employment Latest Cases

On 22 June 2021, the President of the Employment Appeal…

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Charlotte Davies represents Linklaters in sexual harassment defence
16.06.21 Employment Latest Cases

Charlotte Davies is representing Linklaters, instructed by Travers Smith, in…

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David Reade QC and Joseph Bryan succeed in Chancery Division on issue of whether collective agreements are susceptible to rectification in Nexus v RMT and Unite
28.05.21 Employment Latest Cases

David Reade QC and Joseph Bryan successfully defeated an application…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Mo Sethi QC Wins Appeal on Correct Approach to Reconsideration Applications
26.03.21 Employment Latest Cases

On 26 March 2021 the EAT (per His Honour Judge…

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Jonathan Cohen QC instructed for Candy Ventures against vaunted fashion house Ralph & Russo

Jonathan Cohen QC is instructed for Candy Ventures against vaunted…

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Sir Philip Rutnam Settles Claim with Home Office
05.03.21 Employment Latest Cases

Littleton’s Head of Chambers, Gavin Mansfield QC, represented Sir Philip…

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Workers not able to displace a recognised independent Union
01.03.21 Employment Latest Cases

If the employer has recognised an independent union, even where…

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Littleton members appear in ground breaking appeal regarding flexible working and the rights of working mothers

Littleton Chambers’ Mohinderpal Sethi QC, Sophia Berry and Bianca Balmelli,…

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Commentary on today’s Supreme Court decision in Uber BV v Aslam and ors

Taxi for Mr Uber? The Supreme Court has handed down…

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Ed Kemp Succeeds in the EAT on Public Interest Test
11.02.21 Employment Latest Cases

In a judgment handed down today, Ed Kemp (who did…

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Sir Philip Rutnam v Home Office ranked in The Lawyer Top 20 cases

Sir Philip Rutnam v Home Office has been ranked by…

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Nick Goodfellow successful in rogue trader injunction application

Nick Goodfellow appeared for Domestic & General (D&G) in a…

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Gavin Mansfield QC and Alexander Robson successful in Court of Appeal on test for equitable duty of confidence
20.01.21 Employment Latest Cases

On 19 January 2021 the Court of Appeal handed down…

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Superyacht appeal: Grahame Anderson wins in EAT
18.01.21 Employment Latest Cases

Grahame Anderson has won in an important appeal before the…

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John Mehrzad QC successful in extension of springboard principle
07.01.21 Employment Latest Cases

Springboard injunction doctrine applied to express contractual obligations Summary Historically,…

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Daniel Tatton Brown QC in successful defence of High Court business protection claim
17.12.20 Employment Latest Cases

Daniel Tatton Brown QC, instructed by Stephen Moore, Lorna Clark…

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David Reade QC appears for Royal Mail in an appeal on various issues under the Agency Worker Regulations
11.12.20 Employment Latest Cases

David Reade QC appears for Royal Mail in an appeal…

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Simpson v Cantor Fitzgerald: whistleblowing “insiders”, separability and aggregation
01.12.20 Employment Latest Cases

A tale of dysfunctional relationships and intrigue amongst about salespeople…

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Benjamin Gray brings successful appeal on the law of misrepresentation in employment settlements
30.11.20 Employment Latest Cases

On 26th November 2020 the Employment Appeal Tribunal handed down…

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Charlotte Davies successful in Court of Appeal in case concerning the Employment Tribunal’s jurisdiction in claims against qualification bodies
20.11.20 Employment Latest Cases

On 13.11.20 the Court of Appeal handed down judgment in…

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Gavin Mansfield QC successfully defends Charles Stanley in a claim by a former associate investment manager for breach of contract
16.11.20 Employment Latest Cases

On 3 November 2020, Mrs Justice Collins Rice dismissed Mr…

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Hacked Telegram messages ruled inadmissible as BVI Commercial Court winds up insolvent company

BVI Commercial Court rules that hacked Telegram messages are inadmissible…

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Supreme Court decision on governing law of arbitration agreement

The Supreme Court has today handed down Enka Insaat Ve Sanayi…

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Jonathan Cohen QC appears in the High Court for footballer Lionel Messi of Barcelona FC
22.09.20 Sports Latest Cases

Jonathan Cohen QC appeared yesterday for probably the most famous…

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Khrapunov v JSC BTA Bank reported in ICLR official law reports

The case of Khrapunov v JSC BTA Bank, in which…

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Commercial Court considers grant of declaratory relief in context of ongoing foreign proceedings

In an important judgment handed down today reported at [2020]…

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Adam Solomon QC to represent oldest and fourth largest sovereign wealth fund in High Court dispute

Adam Solomon QC instructed by Fox Williams LLP to represent…

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Adam Solomon called to the Bar of St Christoper and Nevis (pro tem)

Adam has just appeared in a confidential matter in the…

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Littleton’s Anirudh Mather instructed on behalf of Claimants in group action over Brazilian dam collapse
24.07.20 News Latest Cases

Anirudh Mathur has been appointed to the core legal team…

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Supreme Court issues ground-breaking company law decision

David Lascelles and James Bickford Smith  The Supreme Court yesterday…

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David Reade QC and Grahame Anderson defeat Supreme Court permission attempt in Okedina v Chikale.

The Supreme Court has refused permission to appeal in the…

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Alexander Halban successful in case on common law liens, to be published in Weekly Law Reports

‘A primitive remedy of ancient origin’ or a modern commercial…

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Adam Solomon QC succeeds in obtaining further injunction to prevent litigation
07.05.20 Latest Cases

In NMC et al v Harrold, Chamberlain J., handed down…

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Commercial Court gives judgment in US$850 million Russian Banking Fraud Dispute.

On 23 January, Mr Justice Bryan handed down judgment in National…

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Mo Sethi QC and Sophia Berry in first ever leapfrog appeal from EAT to Supreme Court

On 31 January 2020 the Employment Appeal Tribunal handed down…

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UK Athletics Independent Review – Update

The investigation stage of the Independent Review into UK Athletics’…

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Ashley Cukier in successful High Court defence to Fresh Evidence application

The High Court yesterday handed down its judgment in Promontoria…

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Daniel Tatton Brown Q.C. successfully resists application to enforce non-compete injunction against multiple ex-employees

Daniel Tatton Brown Q.C. (instructed by Ed Cotton and Julien…

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David Reade QC and Ming-Yee Shiu secure springboard relief in “team move”

David Reade QC and Ming-Yee Shiu, instructed by Bryan Cave Leighton…

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John Mehrzad successful for international referee before Court of Arbitration for Sport

John Mehrzad, acting as a member of the CAS advocates…

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Jess Varnish’s appeal progresses to 2020

Jess Varnish’s appeal against the decision of the Employment Tribunal…

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Paul Gilroy QC and John Mehrzad successfully represent Antonio Conte

Following eighteen months of litigation, the London Central Employment Tribunal…

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Judgment handed down in Walker v Wallem Shipmanagment LTD

The Employment Appeal Tribunal (Mr Justice Kerr sitting with members)…

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Chris Quinn is representing two senior executives pursuing a claim in the High Court

Chris Quinn is representing two senior executives pursuing a claim in…

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David Reade QC and Grahame Anderson succeed for the Claimant in the Court of Appeal

David Reade QC and Grahame Anderson successfully represented the Claimant in…

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Adam Solomon QC succeeds in getting freezing order discharged.

Adam Solomon QC, acted for the Second Respondent in this…

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Jonathan Cohen QC and Ashley Cukier in Court of Appeal victory over sale of Gauguin masterpiece

The Court of Appeal today handed down its judgment in…

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Nick Goodfellow succeeds in obtaining interim relief for Domestic & General in Rogue Trader fraud claim

At a hearing before Mr Justice Jay on 14 May…

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Littleton Welcomes Renowned International Arbitrator

Littleton is delighted to announce that Louise Barrington will be…

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Ed Kemp in landmark remedy win against the Qatar Embassy

In what is understood to be one of the first…

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Uncaged Tiger: Springboard application fails in trailer competition case

S Cartwright & Sons (Coachbuilders) Limited and Tiger Trailers Ltd…

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Sam Neaman wins Court of Appeal franchise case

In Maurice MacNeill Iona Ltd (t/a Century 21 UK) v…

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Jamie Susskind in successful High Court claim arising out of 2008 global financial crisis

On Friday 9 November 2018 the Commercial Court gave judgment…

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Paul Gilroy QC secures Jose Mourinho’s acquittal of FA charge based on defence of legitimate expectation

An FA Regulatory Commission has dismissed a charge against Jose…

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Littleton’s Adam Solomon QC in leading Restrictive Covenant case

Adam Solomon QC of Littleton is currently appearing in the…

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John Bowers QC successfully represents Orthodox Jewish nursery at EAT in religious discrimination claim

The Appeal Tribunal allowed the Appellant’s appeal against the Tribunal’s…

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Cross-examination on WFO Asset Disclosure by Video-link

In the long-running BTA Bank v Khrapunov litigation, the Court…

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James Wynne successful in Discrimination and Harassment claims against one of Britain’s biggest unions

Nailard v Unite the Union The Court of Appeal upheld…

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The perils of unsigned contracts of employment and of rushing to Court

There are numerous important lessons to be learned from the…

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Paul Gilroy QC secures ‘no sanction’ RFU result for Danny Cipriani

England and Gloucester fly half Danny Cipriani has avoided further…

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Jonathan Cohen QC and Alexander Robson instructed by Government in connection with Prison Officers’ Strike

At around 7am on the morning of Friday 21 September…

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Ed Kemp and Grahame Anderson in important Court of Appeal case on territoriality of employment legislation

Ed Kemp and Grahame Anderson appeared in the Court of…

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David Reade QC in first prosecution under Trade Union Labour Relations Consolidation Act, of an Administrator in context of collective redundancies

David Reade QC is appearing today in the North Derbyshire…

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David Lascelles writes on Supreme Court decision: No Oral Variation Clauses are Effective

The Supreme Court delivered judgment this morning in an important…

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Adam Solomon QC and Georgina Leadbetter succeed in upholding Protection from Harassment Act injunction in Court of Appeal

Adam Solomon QC and Georgina Leadbetter represented the successful Respondents…

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Jonathan Cohen QC and Ashley Cukier in High Court victory over sale of Gauguin masterpiece

On Tuesday 16 January 2018 the High Court handed down…

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Katherine Apps in first Court of Appeal case on cross border mergers

The Court of Appeal today handed down its judgment on…

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All Littleton affair in High Court conspiracy trial

Following a 9-day High Court speedy trial, judgment has just…

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Court of Appeal Considers Revival of Affirmed Breaches in Constructive Dismissal

David Reade QC and Nicholas Siddall appeared in the Court…

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David Reade QC and Niran de Silva appeared for Mencap in the Court of Appeal

David Reade QC and Niran de Silva appeared for Mencap…

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Adam Solomon acts in case to force Ministers to tighten the UK’s official climate change target

Adam Solomon is instructed in a potential judicial review to…

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Supreme Court reinvigorates tort of Conspiracy to Injure by Unlawful Means

On Wednesday 21 March the Supreme Court delivered judgment in…

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Ed Kemp in International Employment Status Success

Mr P Wright v. Aegis Defence Services (BVI) Ltd UKEAT/0173/17/DM…

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David Reade QC and Alexander Robson appear on the issues of the fortification of freezing orders

David Reade QC and Alexander Robson appeared for the Defendants …

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Ed Kemp in Supreme Court Victory

The Supreme Court has handed down judgment today in P…

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Katherine Apps in EAT leading costs and wasted costs case

In Wentworth-Wood v Maritime Transport Ltd the President of the EAT…

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Martin Fodder wins appeal in EAT concerning marriage discrimination (s.8 of the Equality Act 2010)

Martin Fodder appeared for the successful appellant in the Employment…

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David Reade QC and Grahame Anderson succeed in EAT in defending illegality challenge to a Tribunal award in favour of a domestic worker

New case on illegality David Reade QC and Grahame Anderson…

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Charles Samek QC and James McWilliams Successful in the Court of Appeal in the Cyprus Popular Bank and Vgenopoulos Litigation

Charles Samek QC and James McWilliams, instructed by DLA Piper…

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James Bickford Smith succeeds in EAT case on contractual construction in Tribunals

The EAT (HHJ Richardson) has handed down judgment in Weathrilt…

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Adam Solomon successful before BVI Court of Appeal

Adam Solomon representing respondents in the BVI Court of Appeal…

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David Reade QC succeeds in Court of Appeal in appeal on the construction of a collective agreement

The Court of Appeal has upheld an appeal against the…

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Ashley Cukier successful in FA Rule K Arbitration

At a hearing held in June 2017 under the Football Association…

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John Mehrzad & Nick Siddall in ‘Strictly’ success

John Mehrzad, instructed by Layla Bunni, Partner at Clintons solicitors,…

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Employment Status during Individual Assignments

Was a telecommunications engineer (engaged under a Contract for Services)…

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Court of Appeal considers the distinction between terms in an order and in a Tomlin

The Court of Appeal considers the impact of the distinction…

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Katherine Apps in Supreme Court: judgment on direct and indirect discrimination

This morning judgment has been handed down in R (Coll)…

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Katherine Apps interviewed by Lexis Nexis about Supreme Court judgment in Coll

Sex discrimination against female offender released on licence, Supreme Court…

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Nicholas Siddall involved in important decision on Employment Tribunal’s costs regime

Nicholas Siddall has been involved in an important decision on…

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The “FREP” Cases – COMI and “Improper Motive”

Case summary by Richard Perkoff Background The administrators of three…

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Court of Appeal allows appeal and reverses 2012 Commercial Court abuse of process decision

Charles Samek QC and Adam Solomon act for appellants. In…

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