Blogs



Blog: Can an English clause oust Scots law rights in a consumer contract?

Mike Dailly Solicitor advocate Mike Dailly suggests a solution to the problem of competing governin ...

Published 5 December 2017

Blog: How to assess the value of a relationship - the debate continues

Nicola Edgar Nicola Edgar looks at a recent case on the damages regime for wrongful death. For ...

Published 1 December 2017

Blog: EC General Court shows its yen for procedural accuracy

Earlier this year, David Flint (pictured right) and Rebecca Ferguson discussed the ECJ overturning ...

Published 1 December 2017

Blog: Payment for leave not taken – watch out!

David Hoey David Hoey looks at the Court of Justice of the European Union's decision in a case on ...

Published 30 November 2017

Blog: Jury is still out on Yugoslav war crimes tribunal

Raymond Murphy Professor Raymond Murphy of the Irish Centre For Human Rights at NUI Galway writes f ...

Published 27 November 2017

Blog: A happy Brexit? Brace yourselves for a dramatic change – for the worse

Professor Conor Gearty In an article first published on the LSE Brexit blog, Professor Conor Gear ...

Published 24 November 2017

Equal Civil Partnerships: Implications of Strasbourg’s latest ruling for Steinfeld and Keidan

Professor Helen Fenwick (pictured right) and Dr Andy Hayward of Durham Law School provide a critic ...

Published 23 November 2017

Blog: Google under the spotlight again over potential abuse of position

David Flint David Flint and Rebecca Ferguson look at a second investigation into tech giant Google ...

Published 16 November 2017

Blog: Former debt charity chief calls for more court action against debtors

Alan McIntosh Alan McIntosh calls for lenders to show forbearance as legal action against debtors r ...

Published 14 November 2017

Blog: Redundancy protection could follow the German model

Donna Reynolds Donna Reynolds looks at proposals to combat maternity discrimination. In January, ...

Published 13 November 2017

Blog: Lessons in payment notices and pay less notices

Shona McCusker Shona McCusker looks at two recent cases highlighting the difficulties in practice ...

Published 10 November 2017

Blog: Are payment provisions working in Scotland?

Julie Scott-Gilroy Julie Scott-Gilroy looks at how well the construction industry's payment regim ...

Published 7 November 2017

Blog: Cartel offence clarified

David Flint David Flint and Rebecca Ferguson look at an atypical cartel case. When we think of a c ...

Published 1 November 2017

Blog: Abolish the time-bar for abuse victims over 18

Mike Kemp Mike Kemp explains his views on why the time-bar should be removed for abuse victims over ...

Published 31 October 2017

Blog: Guardianship rules clarified

Martin Monaghan Martin Monaghan looks at a case clarifying the appointment of Guardians. It used ...

Published 26 October 2017