Practice Notes: Tribunals & Courts

Statutory authority for fees for tribunals and courts

Alec Samuels considers the background to the Unison case on employment tribunal fees, and whether it could have wider implications for the ordinar

07 Sep 2017

How to lose a meritorious case

Mark Warwick QC and Justina Stewart revisit abuse of process and consider a number of cases delineating the scope of the Henderso

19 Jul 2017

Pre-Brexit EU rulings to have equal status with Supreme Court decisions

Repeal Bill provides partial answers to senior judge’s concerns ove

13 Jul 2017

Wait for care proceedings rises to 28 weeks

Cafcass CEO ‘not surprised’ at increase following rise i

03 Jul 2017

Court hours pilot a postcode lottery for solicitors

Practitioners expected to attend court during unsocial hours for no uplift i

16 May 2017

Employment lawyers unconvinced by Tory pledge to expand workers’ rights

Recent rises in tribunal fees make any new employment rights meaningles

15 May 2017

MoJ ‘fiddling while Rome burns’ with extended court hours pilot

‘It is hard enough to juggle work and home without evening sittings,’ say

11 May 2017

After effects of the asylum process

A recent decision provides a potential, albeit belated, remedy to appellants who have been through the detained fast-track system and lost, writes Richar

07 Mar 2017

Questions of employment tribunal procedure

Snigdha Nag discusses procedural issues such as the employment tribunal’s approach to time limits and decisions regarding Acas earl

14 Feb 2017

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