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Surviving Covid-19; The Effect of Coronavirus on the Civil Courts by Grace Gwynne

6th May 2020

Surviving Covid-19; The Effect of Coronavirus on the Civil Courts Grace Gwynne is a 2nd six pupil at KBG Chambers and has been on her feet for just over 1 month. Grace is availble for any MOJ hearings, Small Claims and applications in all area of Civil Law. The current unprecedented challenge of Covid-19 has changed almost every part of daily life. Notwithstanding the current restrictions, t…

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Surviving Covid-19; The Effect of Coronavirus on the Civil Courts by Grace Gwynne
 

Mandatory Mediation – are we there yet? by John-Paul Fitzgibbon

5th May 2020

Mandatory Mediation – are we there yet? Criminal barrister and accredited civil and commercial mediator John-Paul Fitzgibbon (2018) discusses the future of mediation in light of recent case law and with regard to the pressures caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. Introduction It is commonly understood that solicitors have a duty to advise their clients about methods of settling a disput…

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The Court of Appeal confirms the correct test for dishonesty by Francesca Whebell

4th May 2020

The Court of Appeal confirms the correct test for dishonesty. Criminal and Civil barrister Francesca Whebell (2011) sets out the Court of Appeal’s decision on the correct test to apply when considering dishonesty following the case of  R v Barton and Booth [2020] EWCA Crim 575. The Criminal Division of the Court of Appeal dismissing the appeal of Barton and Booth has given judgeme…

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The Court of Appeal confirms the correct test for dishonesty by Francesca Whebell
 

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