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Allegations against a doctor of being rude and unmanageable did not amount to “professional misconduct”

Allegations against a doctor of being rude and unmanageable did not amount to “professional misconduct”

Ms Idu was employed by the Trust as a consultant in emergency surgery. A number of allegations were made against her, including that she had failed to ...

Key developments in Pensions: September 2019

Key developments in Pensions: September 2019

A report detailing recent key developments in Pensions.  

Deepfakes: the implications for business

Deepfakes: the implications for business

Tim Ryan, Partner and Head of Technology and Kelsey Farish, Solicitor, look at deepfake, a nascent technology which poses particular dangers to insura ...

Changes to rental legislation introduced by Residential Tenancies (Amendment) Act 2019

Changes to rental legislation introduced by Residential Tenancies (Amendment) Act 2019

The Residential Tenancies (Amendment) Act 2019 ("The Act") was signed into law earlier this year and has introduced a number of significant changes to ...

Significant Court of Appeal ruling on running of time under Statute of Limitations in financial loss claims

Significant Court of Appeal ruling on running of time under Statute of Limitations in financial loss claims

In a significant ruling on the application of the Statute of Limitations in financial mis-selling claims, the Court of Appeal has reconfirmed that tim ...

Court Judgments now available on new Courts Service Website

Court Judgments now available on new Courts Service Website

The Courts Service recently announced that as part of its progress towards introducing a new website, written judgments will no longer be published on ...

New Commercial Court Practice Direction Requires Submission of Electronic Case Report upon Conclusion of Case

New Commercial Court Practice Direction Requires Submission of Electronic Case Report upon Conclusion of Case

A new Commercial Court Practice Direction (HC85) was introduced on 12 April 2019, which replaced Practice Direction HC50 of May 2009.

New Guidance on Direct Marketing issued by Data Protection Commission

New Guidance on Direct Marketing issued by Data Protection Commission

The Data Protection Commission ("DPC") recently published an article on direct marketing which provides guidance to individuals on dealing with and op ...

Seven new Judges Appointed to Court of Appeal

Seven new Judges Appointed to Court of Appeal

It was announced on 8 October 2019 that the Government has appointed seven new judges to the Court of Appeal. 

Commercial Litigation Update October 2019

Commercial Litigation Update October 2019

We have prepared guidance and commentary on recent developments together with some helpful updates  which we hope will be of interest to practitioners ...