The Respondents had previously seen a downturn in work when the oil prices dropped, as a large degree of their custom was from the oil and gas industry. On that basis, the Respondents forecasted their need for weekly working hours going forward and predicted that there would be a reduction.
Lewis was sentenced to 6 years for 11 counts including multiple counts of sexual activity with a child, inciting child sexual activity and producing and possessing indecent images of children under the age of 18
It was the prosecution case that the defendants had been collecting litter from the side of the southbound carriageway of the A11 Attleborough, just outside Norwich, and that both defendants had parked their works vehicles in tandem, partially in lane 1 of a dual carriageway, thereby causing an obvious obstruction to other road users. Thereafter, the driver of a Renault lorry had failed to notice the defendants’ vehicles and driven into the back of the rear van. The impact killed the passenger in the Renault lorry.
Caroline Wood, instructed by Richard Sheppard at Oxley Coward Solicitors, represented the successful Claimant at a contested HAVS trial.
Despite the lockdown we have been able to collect and donate 220 Easter Eggs for vulnerable children and young people in Leeds.
One victim, who Williams had chosen due to his memory problems, had nearly £15,000 stolen from him over the course of 2 months.
Caroline Wood and Kate Wilson both feature in the latest AVMA newsletter, discussing the case of R(Maughan) v HM Senior Coroner for Oxfordshire  EWCA Civ 809.
The trial ran for 5 days, and all three Defendants were unanimously acquitted.
Kate Batty prosecuted and Kate Bisset defended in this case which involved the prosecution of 3 men who sexually abused 2 young girls when they were aged between 4 and 11 years old in the 1990s.
Angela retires from her clerking role in our Teesside office today.
The Lord Chief Justice has now signalled the start of a process so that, as Covid restrictions are relaxed, a move towards more face-to-face hearings will begin, whilst at all times having due regard to considerations of safety.
The case involved an extensive police investigation over a 2 year period involving a specialist financial investigator. Money had been transferred through several bank accounts in an attempt to disguise its true identity.