Supreme Court

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 […]
January 6, 2020
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The Future Lawyer Weekly Update – w/c 6th January

The round-up of the stories that a budding Student Lawyer should be aware of this week. Sign up here to get these updates in your inbox every […]
December 5, 2019
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Councils or the Courts – Who reigns Supreme?

Emily Counter discusses a Supreme Court case on a local council's duty to provide housing to the homeless.
November 11, 2019

Who is the new UKSC president

By Eliza Liddicott The UK Supreme Court has been dominating the news recently, with the September Prorogation ruling reinforcing the power of the justices and their […]
September 19, 2019

Commercial Awareness Update – w/c 16th September

Your round up of the stories that you should discuss at interview this week.  Sign up here to get these updates in your inbox every week. Facebook to […]
September 18, 2019

Assisted Dying: the Current Cases

Since the landmark case of Pretty v UK[1], several other cases have been brought to the UK Courts which have highlighted the conflict between UK Law […]
August 26, 2019

No Fault Divorce: ending the battle of the blame

Revolutionary changes are occurring in UK divorce law, with the current provisions under review after controversial court cases and public challenges. Evidently, this will be an […]
August 15, 2019

Supreme Court Update: What is a fair trial?

The following article will explore a recent UK Supreme Court ruling, ​In the matter of an application by Dennis Hutchings for Judicial Review (Northern Ireland) ​[2019] […]
July 30, 2019

Employment Law Update: A Landmark Case on Restrictive Covenants

The UK Supreme Court has recently after 100 years revisited the law regarding restrictive employment covenants in Tillman v Egon Zehnder Ltd [2019] UKSC 32 . […]