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Pupillage Application Deadline

24th January 2020

Deadline: 14th February 2020 “I saw the quality of work that even junior members were receiving, the level of guidance and support offered to pupils, and the collegiate, friendly manner in which Chambers operates.” CURRENT PUPIL When and how to apply: We do not accept applications through the Pupillage Gateway. Details of the 2021 pupillage…

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Third party enforcement of contracts and class identification

9th May 2019

Background The first appellant and the deceased were business partners. Their wives were the second and third appellants. The deceased’s estate was the fourth appellant. The appellants invested in a property development scheme which failed. The scheme was structured in such a way that investors would place a deposit on a plot and in return…

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Company law note: Bringing applications under s.859F locally

7th May 2019

Those practising in company law, and potentially those practising in conveyancing, may have come across the issues which arise when for one reason or another a charge created by a company has not been registered with Companies House within 21 days of its creation. This brief note deals with the type of application which is…

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Fiduciary obligations and secret commissions

18th April 2019

Nick Pointon looks at the Court of Appeal’s decision in Medsted v Canaccord Genuity Wealth [2019] EWCA Civ 83 and its implications for the law concerning fiduciary obligations and secret commissions. In Medsted Associates Ltd v Canaccord Genuity Wealth (International) Ltd [2019] EWCA Civ 83 the Court of Appeal considered the scope of the fiduciary…

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