Pre-action conduct in commercial disputes

The introduction of the pre-action protocol has significantly reduced the prospect of being ‘ambushed’ by proceedings in Northern Ireland, explains Amand

19 Dec 2016

Lies, damned lies, and collateral

Charlotte Gregory considers fraudulent devices after the Supreme Court’s decision i

06 Dec 2016

The importance of being earnest (in your inspection)

Amy France, James Noble, and Alexandra Townsend-Wheeler highlight some points for practitioners to look out for, including discrepancies in the boundaries of

23 Nov 2016

Online bargains: The disruptors disrupted

Manufacturers are responding to the growth of e-commerce with new distribution agreements that could be regarded as unlawful, suggests Jonatha

18 Oct 2016

Bribery Act 2010: The story so far

The admittedly limited results under the Act so far should not engender any complacency in the commercial world, warns Khawar Quresh

29 Sep 2016

SPAs: Are warranties also representations?

Debbie King discusses recent case law on share purchase agreements and the payment of dividends, as well as the introduction of confirmatio

27 Sep 2016

Slater and Gordon UK posts substantial losses

Managing director confident that firm’s efforts are beginning to ‘bea

05 Sep 2016

The optics of redeveloping property

Laura Checkley and Katie de Kauwe consider a landlord's right to develop versus a company's right t

23 Aug 2016

Dodging a bullet: 
How to avoid costly 
property tax mistakes

Alun Oliver sets out the real and serious taxation risks thousands of solicitors face on second-hand commercial propert

19 Jul 2016