Yesterday, the Court of Appeal handed down Judgment in a case where the Administrators of Debenhams sought clarification of their position in relation to furloughed employees.
On 6th April 2020 the TIPD came into force. It implements a number of changes and supplements to the Practice Direction – Insolvency Proceedings July 2018.
The working landscape has altered dramatically over the last three weeks. Many workers are now based at home, many businesses are not sure whether they should continue to trade or not.
The changes come into force variously on 31 March 2020 and 06 April 2020.
Thanks to all that attended last night’s seminar on inquests involving vulnerable people.
Andrew Wilson & Chris Moran will be presenting the seminar on Inquests involving vulnerable people on Wednesday 19th June 2019 at 5pm at a venue in central Leeds.
Lorna Howlett (1) Justin Howlett (2) v Penelope Davies (1) Ageas Insurance Ltd (2)  EWCA Civ 1696. On 30th October 2017, the Court of Appeal finally settled whether fundamental dishonesty needs to pleaded before a Defendant can rely on CPR 44.16(1) to set aside QUOCS.
Andrew Wilson, of the Leeds based Park Square Barristers Civil Fraud Team, discusses the issues that will arise with the coming into force this week of the Deregulation Act 2015, particularly with reference to the indemnity liabilities of insurers faced with non-payments of premiums.
A recent decision from the Court of Appeal has caused a sea-change in the way courts will assess basic hire rates when considering recoverable damages under a credit-hire agreement. From now on, BHRs can be calculated with reference to the lowest reasonable rate charged by a local main hire company.