The recent decision of His Honour Judge Pearce in Waraich & Anor –v- Ansari Solicitors (A firm) , a case involving the doctrine of lost opportunity, is one of the first to apply the recent Supreme…Read more
The two year Disclosure Pilot Scheme was introduced on 1 January 2019 and applies to all existing and new proceedings in the Business and Property Courts. In this article we review the objectives of…Read more
This article examines the various ways in which the Law Society, SRA and government have sought to address the public concern regarding the use of NDAs in an employment context and the importance of…Read more
Mears Limited v Costplan Services (South East) Limited and Others  EWCA Civ 502 – the Court of Appeal considers the issue of practical completion for the first time in 50 years.
The case concerns a dispute that arose from the development of two blocks of student accommodation at Notte Street in Plymouth ("the Development").Read more
The Legal Services Act 2007 ("the 2007 Act") sets out a number of reserved legal activities which may only be carried out by authorised (e.g. by the Law Society) or exempt (e.g. litigants in person)…Read more