There have been many significant developments in this area of the law in recent years, with a number of reported decisions dealing with marital agreements having been reported over the last year.
Heather Platt's article for LexisNexis considers the enforceability of restrictive covenants in the agricultural industry.
One of the interesting aspects of having a mixed common law practice is the opportunity to observe the differing ways in which the criminal, family, and civil courts deal with the more practical aspect of court life.
Unfair dismissal claims? We’ve all done a million of them. Maybe not that many but I am simply applying the same exaggeration that goes onto most Claimant’s schedules of loss.
On 23rd March 2016 the judgment of the Court of Appeal in Re FM (A Child)  EWCA Civ 189 was publish
The general principles regarding restrictive covenants are familiar - although post-termination covenants are, by default,
The coffee giant found itself in hot water as the Employment Tribunal upheld complaints of discrimination on the basis of reasons arising from disability and failure to make reasonable adjustments, as well as sex discrimination, victimisation, and detriment for whistleblowing.
Celebratory adoption hearings are, with good reason, joyous occasions.
Claimants will be entitled to recover costs on the indemnity basis where they beat their own Part 36 offer in personal injury cases which no longer proceed under the RTA Protocol (and will not be restricted to recovering fixed costs under r.45.29B and r.45.29C). By Lucy Plumpton