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April 19, 2024

Thaler v Comptroller-General of Patents, Designs and Trademarks [2023] UKSC 49

Background & Proceedings This appeal examines two applications that Dr Stephen Thaler, the Appellant, filed on 17  October 2018 and 7 November 2018 for the grant […]
March 15, 2024

Paul and another (Appellants) v Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust (Respondent) [2024]

Summary This case has three appellants, Paul, Polmear, and Purchase, who went before the Supreme Court as a Conjoined appeal. The appellants all witnessed the death, […]
March 8, 2024

The Federal Republic of Nigeria v Process & Industrial Developments Limited [2023] EWHC 2638

Background: In 2010, the Nigerian government entered a 20-year contract with Process & Industrial Developments (P&ID). In this contract, the government promised to construct a pipeline […]
February 19, 2024

R (Pinochet Ugarte) v Bow St Metropolitan Stipendiary Magistrate

R (Pinochet Ugarte) v Bow St Metropolitan Stipendiary Magistrate is a set of three UK constitutional law judgements by the House of Lords. This landmark case […]