IP & IT Law (26 November – 10 December)

IP & IT News Facebook defends Mark Zuckerberg's exposed emails BBC News – 6 December Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg is facing another accusation of data misuse. A number of confidential internal... Read more

Bloomsbury Family Law Briefing: December Teaser

Child rights in private law Children Act 1989 proceedings A child’s views (according to his or her understanding) must be heard in proceedings which concern the child. The Children Act 1989, a UN... Read more

Bloomsbury Arbitration Law Briefing Teaser

Case Summaries Invalidity on Grounds of Public Policy [Hong Kong] Z v Y [2018] HKCFI 2342 The Honk Kong CFI refused to recognise an arbitral award rendered by the China Guangzhou Arbitration... Read more

Policing Financial Crimes

In 2015, an anonymous source released documents which became known as the Panama Papers, detailing financial information of wealthy individuals and public officials across the world. The papers... Read more

Family Law (19 November – 3 December)

Family News The Child Maintenance and Other Payments Act 2008 (Commencement No.16) Order 2018 Family Lore – 29 November The Child Maintenance and Other Payments Act 2008 (Commencement No.16) Order... Read more

Immigration Law (19 November – 3 December)

Immigration News Immigration plans might not be published before Brexit vote, says Javid The Guardian – 27 November Home Secretary, Sajid Javid has indicated that immigration plans might not be... Read more

Bloomsbury IP & IT Briefing: November Teaser

Nine months after hearing oral argument in Warner-Lambert Company LLC v Generics (UK) Ltd (t/a Mylan) & Anor (rev 1) [2018] UKSC 56, the UK Supreme Court issued its judgment on 14 November. The... Read more

Appeals in family proceedings: the rules diverge

Work out which court: spot the differences in procedure… Rule-makers often make things needlessly difficult for parties to family proceedings. Appeals from decisions in family courts, the different... Read more

Employment and Pensions Law (12 November – 26 November)

Employment News Woman, 88, sues NHS for age discrimination after losing job as secretary Sky News – 25 November Eileen Jolly, an 88-year-old woman who worked as an NHS secretary at the Royal... Read more

IP & IT Law (12 November – 26 November)

IP & IT News Facebook appeals against Cambridge Analytica fine BBC News – 21 November Facebook has appealed the £500,000 fine they received following the Cambridge Analytica data scandal. The social... Read more

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