Commercial News

Supreme Court rules costs payable in the event of direct settlements between claimants and insurer

Supreme Court rules costs payable in the event of direct settlements between claimants and insurer

Date: 27 Apr, 2018
Supreme Court rules costs payable in the event of direct settlements between claimants and insurer: Gavin Edmondson Solicitors Limited v Haven Insurance Company Limited [2018] UKSC 21.

Stefan Ramel successfully represents Openwork Limited in the Court of Appeal against Mr Alessandro Forte

Stefan Ramel successfully represents Openwork Limited in the Court of Appeal against Mr Alessandro Forte

Date: 19 Apr, 2018
Openwork Limited brought proceedings against Mr Alessandro Forte in the High Court claiming substantial sums in unpaid commission clawback.

Gerard McMeel represents footballer in financial advice claim

Gerard McMeel represents footballer in financial advice claim

Date: 20 Jun, 2017
Gerard McMeel acted for the claimants, Mr and Mrs Alan Shearer and the trustees of their pension schemes, in their multi-million pound claim.

Former pupil, John Churchill, now available for instruction

Date: 30 Mar, 2017
John started his 12-month pupillage specialising in Commercial and Insolvency law in September 2016 and is now able to receive instructions. His pupil supervisor is Stefan Ramel.

Bank settles on second day of trial in first case to address the direct application of the COBS Rules to a mis-sold swap

Date: 20 Feb, 2017
John Virgo leading Holly Doyle were involved last week in the trial of what is believed to be the first case in which the High Court would have had the opportunity to consider the direct application of the COBS rules to the mis-selling of an interest rate swap to an individual private retail client.