We have a large number of specialists, many of whom are regarded by the independent directories as leaders in their field. We also provide a mediation service. Experienced in all types of commercial and contract disputes, the group has specialisms in the following areas:
|Banking and finance disputes
||Employment disputes||Product liability|
|Business support and insolvency||Franchising disputes||Professional negligence|
|Civil fraud and asset recovery||Intellectual property disputes
International commercial disputes
|Company disputes||Judicial reviews||Public procurement Litigation
|Construction and engineering disputes||Partnership disputes||Social housing|
|Corporate and shareholder disputes||Pensions disputes||
|Defamation and reputation management|
We work with national and international corporations, government departments, regulators, financial institutions, individuals, partnerships and owner managed businesses. Clients for whom we have acted include:
|Alcatel||Principality Building Society||Solicitors Regulatory Authority||NHS England|
|AXA Insurance plc||IBM||Tinopolis plc||Kerry Group|
|DHL||NHS Shared Services Partnership||University of South Wales|
|Personal Hygiene Services Ltd.||Welsh Government|
Examples of cases in which we have recently acted include:
In this recent decision, the Supreme Court considered the proper approach to the quantum of damages in professional negligence refinance cases.
In a recent case, the High Court has confirmed the law in relation to a request for a late amendment to a claim. The main point to take away is that if an amendment is crucial to your case – it is best not to leave it until 'the 11th hour'.
Blake Morgan Partner and Divisional Director of Litigation and Dispute Resolution, Alison McClure, has been awarded the title of 'Professional of the Year' at the prestigious Venus Awards.
A Blake Morgan blog exploring the strengthening of IP rights in China.
Top 50 UK law firm Blake Morgan blogs about a case whereby The High Court has recently handed down judgment that required it to consider whether directors of a company, who did not have an employment contract, service contract,
Members of Blake Morgan's commercial litigation team discuss a Swedish Court's decision to impose prison sentences on trade mark invoice fraudsters.
The High Court has recently provided guidance on a good faith clause in a contract with respect to a claim involving the use of a contracting party's data in the context of establishing a competing business.
Restrictive covenants are a useful tool for employers to protect their competitive edge and to reduce the risk of 'star employees' leaving to join competitors.However, failure to draft them carefully can leave both employer and employee in limbo.
A High Court master has recently given extensive guidance in the case of Dring v Cape Distribution Ltd and others  on the right of an interested non-party to access court documents.
The recent decision in the case of Cosmetic Warriors Ltd & Anor v Gerrie  EWCA Civ 324 dealt with the correct construction of shareholders' pre-emption rights.
PAG Management Services Limited (“PAG”) were wound up under an application by the Secretary of State (“SoS”) in the case of PAG Management Services Limited  EWHC 2404 (Ch) on the grounds of public interest.
We assisted a football club with the recovery of training compensation.