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Employment Law Top Ten of 2018

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How will employers and HR professionals remember 2018? Another year dominated by Brexit? Brexit aside (hold on: weren't we saying the same thing last year?), at the end of the year, we take a moment to look back at some of the most important Employment law cases and legislation from 2018. More …

Developers are warned by the Court of Appeal not to take the law into their own hands

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Local authorities will be pleased to note that the Court accepts that they only have to consider planning issues when presented with a planning application, and that they are not obliquely adjudicating on the appropriateness of restrictive covenants which are a matter of private law. More …

New process for in country applications

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The in country application process is currently going through a major overhaul. From the beginning of November, the Home Office started gradually introducing changes to the way the applications are being submitted and processed. More …

Blake Morgan represents Appellants in Cayman Islands appeal to the Privy Council

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Blake Morgan acted on Francis and another (Appellants) v Vista Del Mar Developments Ltd (Respondent) (Cayman Islands) Case ID: JCPC 2017/0074. More …

High Court orders petitioner's purchase of 50% shareholding in company in unfair prejudice petition

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In the trial of an unfair prejudice petition, the High Court has found that the actions of the first respondent represented the clearest possible breach of directors' fiduciary and statutory duties, and ordered that the petitioner purchase the first respondent's shares. More …