Corporate Crime analysis: Jonathan Hough QC, barrister at 4 New Square Chambers, explores the history of high-profile inquests and suggests dramatic changes in recent times with large-scale inquests, such as Hillsborough, starting to resemble major public inquiries or pieces of litigation. Click here to read the full article on Lexis PSL.
On appeal the judge held that both the benefit and the burden of a CFA can be validly assigned from one firm of solicitors to another; the principle in Jenkins v Young Brothers Transport Ltd is not restricted to the situation where the transfer is motivated by a relationship of personal trust and confidence.
Can Yeginsu has been appointed a Visiting Professor at Koç University Law School, Istanbul. As part of his Visiting Professorship, Can will be teaching a graduate seminar on investment treaty law and arbitration.
Carillion Construction Limited v (1) Woods Bagot Europe Limited (2) AECOM Limited (3) EMCOR Engineering Services Limited (4) EMCOR (UK) Limited
In a significant ruling for main contractors and sub-contractors, the TCC has handed down an important judgment concerning the operation of a sub-contractor’s entitlement to an extension of time under clause 11 the DOM/2 form of sub-contract.