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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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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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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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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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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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Naomi Ellenbogen QC and Jeremy Lewis instructed by the BBC as Independent Reviewers of its On-Air Review

Naomi Ellenbogen QC and Jeremy Lewis have been instructed by…

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Ed Kemp in Supreme Court Victory

The Supreme Court has handed down judgment today in P…

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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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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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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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Jeremy Lewis succeeds in the EAT on first appellate TUPE Employee Liability Information case

In the first appellate decision on provisions in TUPE requiring…

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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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Supreme Court decision in important business rates appeal to be handed down on 1 March

The Supreme Court will hand down judgment in Newbigin (Valuation Officer)  v…

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David Reade QC & Nicholas Siddall in Court of Appeal to determine scope of whistleblowing protection

David Reade QC and Nicholas Siddall are in the Court of…

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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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James Wynne succeeds in claim by trustees of charity for permanent injunctions against former trustee

James Wynne recently succeeded in a claim by the trustees…

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David Reade QC & Martin Palmer successfully represent Boots in resisting PDAU’s appeal

David Reade QC and Martin Palmer appeared for Boots in…

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Katherine Apps on new Data Protection case from Court of Appeal

Following the case of Durant v Financial Services Authority [2004]…

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Katherine Apps in equality law case in Supreme Court

On 21 February 2017 Katherine Apps will appear in the…

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Tidying Up Split Ends: Petrodel and Restrictive Covenants

Using a company to breach restrictive covenants; Reasonableness of covenants…

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Naomi Ellenbogen QC appears in the Supreme Court on behalf of the Home Office in seminal case concerning indirect age and race discrimination

Naomi Ellenbogen QC appeared on behalf of the Home Office…

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Adam Solomon successful in BVI Commercial Court trial

Judgment has just been handed down by the Eastern Caribbean…

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David Reade QC appears for Uber in a tribunal hearing on the issue of whether their drivers are self employed workers or employees

David Reade QC appears for Uber in a tribunal hearing…

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John Mehrzad assists Premiership rugby player to reduce RFU sanction

John Mehrzad represented Nick Fenton-Wells of Bristol Rugby in an…

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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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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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Alexander Robson in Court of Appeal for bonus dispute

Alexander Robson appeared for the Appellant before the Court 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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Adam Solomon succeeds in obtaining springboard relief and affidavit evidence in urgent interim application

Adam Solomon succeeds in obtaining springboard relief and affidavit evidence…

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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 named The Legal 500 UK Employment Silk of the Year

We are proud to announce that The Legal 500 UK…

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When will the court grant freezing orders in support of foreign proceedings?

This article was originally published in LexisNexis. Adam Solomon was counsel…

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Daniel Tatton Brown succeeds in Court of Appeal in unfair dismissal territorial jurisdiction case

Daniel Tatton Brown, who was led by Andrew Stafford QC,…

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David Reade QC and Martin Palmer in Successful Appeal Before the Court of Appeal.

David Reade QC and Martin Palmer   Link to the…

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Katherine Apps Wins in First Court of Appeal Case Interpreting the 1 July CPR Changes.

Katherine Apps In R(G) v Secretary of State for the…

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Eleena Misra Successfully Defends Her First Instance Win for the Walsall NHS Paediatric Department

Eleena Misra successfully defended her first instance win for the…

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John Bowers QC represents Glasgow City Council in Equal Pay Case

John Bowers QC has been instructed to represent Glasgow City…

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Lydia Banerjee in Football Drugs Case

Lydia Banerjee appeared for the Defendant, Gerard Kinsella, at the…

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CA judgment awaited on whether LLP Members are “workers”

The Court of Appeal [Lloyd, Stephen Richards and Elias LJJ]…

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Lucy Bone Obtains Springboard Relief and Resists Application for Speedy Trial

Whitmar Publications Limited v. Gamage and Others [2013] Ch Div,…

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Lucy Bone is representing the Financial Times

Lucy Bone is acting for the Financial Times this week…

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Alexander Robson Successfully Defends Leading Airline in Race Discrimination Claim

In Kpakio v Virgin Atlantic Airways Limited, a case which…

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David Reade QC and Jeremy Lewis in “War Horse” Dispute

David Reade QC and Jeremy Lewis act for the Royal…

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Eleena Misra wins whistleblowing and disability discrimination claim

Eleena Misra acted for the successful Consultant Child Psychiatrist, Dr…

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John Bowers QC Acts for the GMC in Successful Defence Against Racial Equality Claim

John Bowers QC acted for the General Medical Council (GMC)…

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Damian Brown acts for National Union of Mineworkers

Damian Brown QC is instructed by Bird and Bird to…

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Three Littleton Members in Supreme Court Case

Chris Quinn, Nick Goodfellow and Jonathan Cohen appear in the…

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Damian Brown QC wins injunction to prevent dismissal of whistleblower

Damian Brown QC of Littleton Chambers wins injunction to restrain…

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Damian Brown QC & Ming-Yee Shiu Defend Nottingham University NHS Health Trust

Damian Brown QC and Ming-Yee Shiu are defending Nottingham University…

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Andrew Gimson v The Telegraph

The Employment Tribunal sitting at London Central today handed down…

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Jonathan Cohen Acts for Glencore Xstrata PLC Defending High Profile Wrongful Dismissal Claim

Jonathan Cohen is currently mid-trial in the High Court, acting…

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Littleton’s Naomi Ellenbogen QC publishes report following enquiry into culture in House of Lords

Littleton’s Naomi Ellenbogen QC publishes report following enquiry into culture…

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Naomi Ellenbogen QC and Jeremy Lewis instructed by the BBC as Independent Reviewers of its On-Air Review

Naomi Ellenbogen QC and Jeremy Lewis have been instructed by…

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Naomi Ellenbogen QC appears in the Supreme Court on behalf of the Home Office in seminal case concerning indirect age and race discrimination

Naomi Ellenbogen QC appeared on behalf of the Home Office…

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David Reade QC, Niran De Silva and Georgina Leadbetter named in The Lawyer’s top appeals of 2020

Three members of Littleton namely David Reade QC, Niran De…

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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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Littleton Cross – Border Anti Suit Injunction Referred to CJEU

Does a person domiciled in a Recast Brussels Regulation state…

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Nick Goodfellow successful in committal and debarring application in fraud claim

Domestic & General Group Ltd v Domestic Assist Ltd and…

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David Reade QC succeeds in the EAT in a case on the inherent power of the EAT to make restricted rep

David Reade QC appeared in (A)(B) v (X)(Y) The Times EAT/0113/18/JOJ…

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Commercial debt assignment: James Bickford Smith succeeds in Chancery appeal

LexisNexis interviewed James Bickford-Smith about his success in Nicoll v…

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Littleton’s Chris Quinn represents Spearmint Rhino and nine of their performers

Littleton’s Chris Quinn represents Spearmint Rhino and nine of their…

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David Lascelles in further Court victory on £1.5billion Candy brothers claim

On Friday, David Lascelles appeared before Michael Green Q.C. (sitting…

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Adam Solomon QC successful in Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has today handed down judgment in Tillman…

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Littleton’s Jonathan Cohen QC represents leading insurance company in civil fraud action

Littleton’s Jonathan Cohen QC represents leading insurance company in civil…

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Littleton barristers acting in multiple cases where warranties group D&G sues alleged “copycat fraud”

The Evening Standard has published an extensive article in its…

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Court of Arbitration for Sport’s Award on IAAF’s Differences of Sex Development Regulations

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (the “CAS”) has ruled…

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Jonathan Cohen QC instructed in stolen safes mystery

The London riots of 2011 saw widespread vandalism and looting.…

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Judgment on Mencap Overnight Sleep-In Case

At 10am on Friday 13 July 2018, the Court of…

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David Reade QC and Lydia Banerjee are in action in the Manchester Employment tribunal on behalf of Jess Varnish

David Reade QC and Lydia Banerjee are in action in…

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John Bowers QC and Benjamin Gray Obtain Substantial Damages for Israeli Woman Barred from Boarding Flight

John Bowers QC and Benjamin Gray have successfully obtained substantial damages and legal…

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Sam Neaman successful in High Court fiduciary duty/constructive trust claim

In Faichney & Anr v Vantis HR Ltd & Ors [2018]…

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Court of Appeal updates test for harassment

In Pemberton v Inwood [2018] ICR 1291 (CA) the Court…

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Adam Solomon QC and Sophia Berry in High Court Costs Victory

On Friday 16 March 2018 the High Court handed down…

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John Mehrzad in Court of Appeal success

The Court of Appeal has handed down judgment in United…

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David Reade QC and Nicholas Siddall Succeed in an Important Appeal Addressing Affirmation of Breaches in ‘Last Straw’ Constructive Dismissals

David Reade QC and Nicholas Siddall successfully appeared in the…

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Former employee not entitled to claim privilege over documents on employer’s IT system

Andrew Clarke QC and David Lascelles acted alongside Hodge Malek…

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John Mehrzad and Ashley Cukier appear before the Court of Arbitration for Sport in Lausanne

John Mehrzad leading Ashley Cukier, instructed by Andrew Osborne and…

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David Reade QC appears in Court of Appeal on first case on the public interest in whistleblowing

David Reade QC appeared for Chesterton in  the appeal of…

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Jamie Riley appears in the Supreme Court. Constructive Trust and insolvency: Bailey v Angove’s PTY

Jamie Riley led for the Respondent in the Supreme Court…

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David Reade QC appears in first Court of Appeal Judgment on the 2013 whistleblowing protection under the Employment Rights Act 1996

David Reade QC appeared in the Court of Appeal for…

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Sam Neaman wins High Court Estate Agency Franchise Claim

In C21 London Estates Ltd v Maurice Macneill Iona Ltd…

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EAT gives Mencap permission to appeal the EAT’s Judgment on “sleep-ins” and the minimum wage

The EAT has given permission for Mencap to appeal to…

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Ed Kemp and Grahame Anderson in Court of Appeal success

In Green v SIG Trading Ltd A2/2017/1650, the Court of…

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JSC BTA Bank v Khrapunov – Supreme Court grants permission to appeal

The Supreme Court (Lord Clarke, Lord Mance and Lord Sumption)…

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Jamie Susskind acts in landmark High Court case over non-prosecution of Neo-Nazi

After a 13-month legal battle, the Director of Public Prosecutions…

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Charles Samek QC and Adam Solomon in third Court of Appeal success for Michael Wilson & Partners Ltd

In Michael Wilson & Partners Limited (“MWP”) v Sinclair et…

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Marc Delehanty represents City banking analyst in Court of Appeal challenge to ruling re: whistleblowing / bonus dispute

Marc Delehanty recently appeared as sole counsel in the Court…

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