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Bossing the rules

Topic: Professional and Financial Risks 03.12.2019 Read more
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Costs proportionality: answers at last?

Topic: Professional and Financial Risks 22.11.2019 Read more
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Regulatory change as far as the PI can see

Topic: Professional and Financial Risks 21.11.2019 Read more
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The Supreme Court holds that "subsequently acquired evidence" is to be disregarded in assessing loss of chance in a DTI compensation scheme

Topic: Professional and Financial Risks 21.11.2019 Read more
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Travelers Insurance Company Ltd (Appellant) v XYZ (Respondents) [2019] UKSC 48

Topic: Professional and Financial Risks 31.10.2019 Read more
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Abridged Advice and Workplace Pension Schemes - digging deeper into the FCA's Latest Pension Transfer Consultation Paper

Topic: Professional and Financial Risks 15.08.2019 Read more
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The problem of integrity

Topic: Professional and Financial Risks 21.06.2019 Read more
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Lost chances à la Moda

Topic: Professional and Financial Risks

Published by Graham Reid, Legal Director, Professional Regulation and more.

Lost chance case-law has come a long way since the ground-breaking decision in Allied Maples. One of its more interesting offshoots is the case of Moda International Brands Ltd v Gateley LLP & Anor. Moda is required reading for any firm of solicitors who wants to defend a lost chance claim arising from its transactional work for a claimant.

04.06.2019 Read more
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What’s gone wrong with putting things right?

Topic: Professional and Financial Risks 21.05.2019 Read more
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Judge makes alarming comments about validity of standstill agreements in Inheritance Act claims

Topic: Professional and Financial Risks

Published by Aimee Talbot, Associate and more.

In a recent judgment, the High Court has cast doubt on the extent to which the court will recognise standstill agreements in applications under the Inheritance (Provision for Family & Dependents) Act 1975.

12.03.2019 Read more