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R (on the application of Alexander) v Office of the Independent Adjudicator for Higher Education
Mr Alexander sought permission to appeal against an order refusing him permission to apply for judicial review of a decision of the OIA.
Recent developments in claims for defective products – where does the burden of proof lie?
The burden of proving whether there is a defect in a product, rests with the claimant pursuant to s.3 Consumer Protection Act 1987.
R (on the application of Sisangia) v The director of legal aid case work
The claimant applied for judicial review of a decision to refuse to provide legal aid funding for her claim against the Metropolitan Police.
New inheritance rules came into force on 1 October 2014 for people who don’t have a will
New inheritance rules have introduced a number of new rights and regulations affecting spouses/civil partners, unmarried fathers and adopted…
65,500 reasons to provide employee liability information (and ensure its accurate)
Those of you who have attended our TUPE seminars will have heard us talk at length about the importance of employee liability information.
Court of Appeal finds that disciplinary proceedings did not breach duty of care
The Court of Appeal has overturned a Judgment that an employer was liable in negligence and breached its duty of care in conducting disciplinary…