Case Law Updates

April 5, 2020
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How Long is a Limitation Period?

TSL looks at a case in which the claimant was permitted to bring a claim 35 years after the cause of action arose.
March 30, 2020

Who is Liable in a Tort Case?

A look at an illustrative case that shows how damages are allocated when multiple parties are at fault in a tort claim.
March 24, 2020
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How Might COVID-19 Affect a Client’s Contractual Obligations?

TSL looks at the doctrine of Force Majeure and whether it can help with contracts rendered impossible to perform under the COVID-19 pandemic.
March 1, 2020

Harry and Megan: Legal Royalty

By Hannah Forsyth Harry and Meghan have not only been in the papers more than usual this year. They have also been contesting a large number […]
March 1, 2020
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Court of Appeal Blocks Plans to Build 3rd Runway at Heathrow

TSL looks at the Court of Appeal's decision in a judicial review case brought by climate activists seeking to block the expansion of Heathrow.
February 25, 2020

Ethical Veganism: A legally protected philosophical belief

By Eashwari Nair Have you ever wondered why some people resort to extreme vegetarianism by avoiding meat, eggs, milk and even mayonnaise?  This meatless lifestyle is […]
February 23, 2020
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The Student Lawyer’s Introduction to Legal Professional Privilege

The Student Lawyer's introduction to the important doctrine of legal professional privilege.
February 20, 2020

Manchester City and UEFA Financial Fair Play – What Happened? Why? And What’s Next?

Mark O'Neill reports on Manchester City's two year ban from European football.
January 25, 2020

UKSC 10th Birthday Part 2: Successes and Failures

By Emily Counter Founded in 2009, the UK Supreme Court as the highest body in the internal court structure is pivotal in establishing the legal landscape […]