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Ewan Paton successfully opposes Wild Duck

Ewan Paton successfully opposes Wild Duck

Date: 13 Jun, 2017
Ewan Paton successfully appeared on behalf of the Defendants in a breach of contract and tort dispute concerning leases granted to the Claimant by the Defendants’ late father. The Defendants’ late father owned a large area of land on which he intended to build 40 holiday homes. Each purchaser of a holiday home was to become a leaseholder of the relevant plot and a shareholder in the management company. The Claimant purchased 5 plots prior to the Defendants’ father’s death. On his death, he was succeeded by the Defendants

Rachel Reid Ellaby, Doyle Clayton & Suzanne Staunton considers: Is the regulatory references regime ripe for deceit and negligent misstatement claims?

Rachel Reid Ellaby, Doyle Clayton & Suzanne Staunton considers: Is the regulatory references regime ripe for deceit and negligent misstatement claims?

Date: 7 Jun, 2017
The regulatory references regime has wide-reaching implications for employers. They may unexpectedly find themselves in the civil courts for the torts of deceit and negligent misstatement in attempting to comply with the new rules.

Green v Wright [2017] EWCA Civ 111

Date: 14 Mar, 2017
The Court of Appeal has recently handed down its long-awaited judgment in Green v Wright [2017] EWCA Civ 111.

Practice growth and proprietary estoppel - Malcolm Warner, March 2017

Practice growth and proprietary estoppel - Malcolm Warner, March 2017

Date: 1 Mar, 2017
This article follows a well received recent lecture on this topic and its aim is to identify how solicitors can help their clients.

Stefan Ramel & John Churchill analyse the Supreme Court's recent decision on s.127 in Akers v Samba

Date: 21 Feb, 2017
On 1 February 2017, the Supreme Court delivered its judgments in Akers & Others v Samba Financial Group [2017] UKSC 6.

Neil Levy considers ‘Security on Rental Income’

Neil Levy considers ‘Security on Rental Income’

Date: 25 Jan, 2017
This is the sixth in the series of insolvency papers which we have been launching over recent weeks.