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15 Mar 2017
E-Flash - Landmark Supreme Court decision on Inheritance Act claims

The Supreme Court today allowed the charities’ appeal in the case of Ilott v Mitson [2017] UKSC 17.

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by Aidan Briggs


01 Jun 2016
E-Flash - John Cleese

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by Malcolm Chapple


24 May 2016
E-Flash - Latest 'Mitchell'

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by Jonathan Lopian


11 Apr 2016
e-Newsletter April 2016

Articles witten by:

  •  Charles Holbech - Trusts & Estates Update
  •  Jonathan Lopian - Company & Insolvency Update
  •  Gary Pryce - Property Update
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29 Dec 2015
Newsletter - December 2015

In this issue

  • Malcolm Chapple has written an article on a judgment handed down by the Supreme Court, in relation to penalty clauses in a contract.

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  • David Warner consdiers the Supreme Court's decision in Arnold v Britton [2012] regarding the construction of commercial contracts.

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  • Rodney Stewart Smith explores the important question regarding what is excluded property for purposes of the Inheritance Tax Act 1984 s 48(3)

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30 Sep 2015
Newsletter - September 2015

In this issue

  • Malcolm Chapple has written an article on knowledge of breach of confidence

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  • Gerard Van Tonder comments on a recent decision about the ownership of a Banksy mural painted onto an external flank wall of an amusement arcade

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  • David Fisher considers a BVI shareholder dispute 

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29 Jun 2015
Newsletter - June 2015
In this issue;
 
  • Malcolm Chapple has written an article on the implications of ring fencing

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  • Alex Hill-Smith examines the options of a court ruling that a tenant should pay interim rent during a vacant period between lease agreements

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  • Mark Hubbard considers new legislation requiring greater transparency in the ownership and management of companies

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  •  Leigh Sagar discusses the relevance of probate in the digital age

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28 May 2015
Newsletter - May 2015

In this issue;

  • Alexander Hill Smith reviews the new regime for high-cost short-term lending

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  • Gerard van Tonder examines the recent decision of the Court of Appeal in Raymond v Young concerning property owners awarded damages for repeated harassment, trespass and nuisance conducted by their neighbours

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  • Sebastian Prentis in an interview with LexisPSL discussing the Supreme Court judgment in Re Olympic Airlines SA [2015] UKSC 27, its background and ramification

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  • Charles Holbech covers some recent cases on the duties, and liabilities of trustees and seeks to extract some useful points for trustees in avoiding breach of trust claims

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  • Alexander Learmonth writes for the Solicitor's Journal warning of the dangers of split trials and part 36 offers

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30 Apr 2015
Newsletter - April 2015
In this issue;
  • Michael Booth QC examines the balance of probabilities in civil fraud claims

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  • Claire Staddon considers how the permission stage in judicial review proceedings can benefit litigants

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  • Adrian Pay explores the decision by the Supreme Court in Jetvis SA and Anr v Bilta (UK) Ltd [2015]

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  • Leigh Sagar reminds personal representatives (and their advisers) about the administration of digital assets

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30 Mar 2015
Newsletter - March 2015

In this issue;

  • Leigh Sagar explores the administration of digital rights in a deceased's estate 

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  • Thomas Fletcher comments on the Supreme Court Trail Riders v Dorset CC decision

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  • Simon Adamyk addresses issues in assets of community value legislation

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  • Stephen Schaw Miller explores when secondary insolvency proceedings should be opened

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28 Feb 2015
Newsletter - February 2015

In this issue:

  • Nicholas Le Poidevin, QC explores trust jurisdiction clauses in light of Crociani v Crociani

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  • David Warner and Gary Pryce provide commentary on property related matters, specifically the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954 and the Landlord and Tenant (Covenants) Act 1995

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  • Gary Pryce provides commentary on property related matters, specifically the
    Landlord and Tenant Act 1954 and the Landlord and Tenant (Covenants) Act 1995

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  • Lastly Gerard van Tonder discusses the impact of the recent decision in Sebry v Companies House and the Registrar of Companies

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31 Jan 2015
Newsletter - January 2015

January's edition of the Newsletter takes a look back at 2014 and the case highlights of the year.

 

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