Pump Court Chambers

Introducing The Civil Law Podcast from Pump Court Chambers, a new podcast covering topics of interest from across the civil jurisdiction

News, Podcasts 2nd November 2023

In this first episode, the regular hosts, Timothy Salisbury, Louisa Simpson, and Chris Stead, discuss three significant recent cases in the civil law sphere:

  • Majid Ali v HSF Logistics Polska SP Zoo [2023] EWHC 2159 (KB) – on illegality defences in credit hire claims;
  • R (on the application of ASLEF and ors) v Secretary of State for Business and Trade [2023] EWHC 1781 (Admin) – on the use of agency workers to cover striking staff; and
  • FXF v English Karate Federation Ltd [2023] EWCA Civ 891 – on the application of the Denton test (for relief from sanctions) to an application to set aside.

To get in touch with suggestions for topics to cover in future episodes, please email us: civpod@pumpcourtchambers.com


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