The Court of Appeal clarifies the “public interest” test on an application for permission to bring committal proceedings in relation to a false statement of truth, and re-confirms that “disastrous” consequences can follow for those who mislead the Court.

The Court of Appeal has in Zurich Insurance plc v David Romaine [2019] EWCA Civ 851 provided guidance on a species of contempt that almost every litigator will at some…

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iMarketing – how could the tech you already have in your pocket revolutionise your marketing?

 For decades seminars have provided barristers the perfect way to showcase their technical expertise whilst injecting a bit of personality and afterwards, over a few drinks, begin to form the…

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Employee social media posts: in what circumstances may an employer be liable under the Equality Act 2010? 

The prevalence of social media at work continues to grow, along with people’s appetite to share their personal views and activities online. Within such a landscape, when will an employee’s…

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