Legal News

“No general duty” for barristers to advise on litigation funding

Barristers are under no duty to advise clients on litigation funding unless specifically instructed to, and do not then assume “a continuing duty” to keep it under review, the High Court has held.

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Judge decides not to wait for Supreme Court guidance on court documents

A High Court judge has decided not to wait for the Supreme Court’s upcoming decision on third-party access to court documents and denied Bloomberg News access to a confidential document.

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Liverpool judge refuses to move huge claim to London

The High Court in Liverpool has refused to transfer one of the biggest claims ever filed in this country to the Rolls Building in London, emphasising a core principle of the Business & Property Courts structure.

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