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Banning recoverable conditional fee agreement uplifts in UK insolvency cases would cost creditors, industry warns

Ending the exemption for insolvency litigation from court reforms preventing the recovery of after the event (ATE) legal insurance premiums and conditional fee arrangement (CFA) success fees from the unsuccessful party could cost creditors more than £150 million... 22 Apr 2014

No breach of natural justice when planning inspector relied on matters not identified as main issues

A planning inspector was not in breach of the rules of natural justice or procedural fairness when she dismissed an appeal against a refusal of planning permission on grounds that had not previously been identified as 'main issues', the Court of Appeal has... 17 Apr 2014

UK considers giving businesses powers to take civil action against rivals' copycat packaging

Businesses could be granted with a "civil injunctive power" to prevent rivals copying the designs of their product packaging under plans being considered by the UK government. 17 Apr 2014

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