Lord Neuberger

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Name: Lord Neuberger
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

The Supreme Court Rules That Success Fees and ATE Premiums May Be Illegal

19 August, 2014In the recent case of Coventry and others v Lawrence and another (No2) [2014] UKSC 46, the Supreme Court took a surprising step and refrained from ordering the payment of a recoverable pre 1st April 2013 success fee and ATE insurance premium ... [Published Forbes Solicitors - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

News in brief: week beginning 11 August 2014

Pre-Raphaelites in the judiciary, Slater & Gordon's impressive profits and Manchester firm shutAGRICULTURERural crime: Agricultural crime cost the UK's rural economy £44.5m in 2013, an increase of 5.2 per cent from 2012. NFU Mutual, an insurer that provides ... [Published Solicitors Journal - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Supreme Court bombshell on costs

The Supreme Court has found that success fees and ATE premiums agreed prior to 1 April 2013 may be incompatible with the ECHROn 1 April 2013, the Jackson reforms introduced significant changes to the way in which litigation is funded and abolished the ... [Published Lexology - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 2 reports

UKIP tells PM to 'listen to judiciary' as top judge says 'empire...

Comments (0)UKIP has urged the government to listen to senior lawyers after a top woman judge noted how the "empire is striking back" with recent rulings showing a return to British constitutional principles, away from European laws.Lady Hale, the UK’s ... [Published Western Morning News - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Will Coventry trump Mitchell?

Nineteen days. That is how long the litigation truce lasted. Denton , handed down on 4 July, restored some semblance of litigation order. On 23 July the Supreme Court gave judgment in Coventry v Lawrence and in so doing raised an issue worth potentially ... [Published New Law Journal - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Judges 'must ensure open courts'

Judges must make every effort to ensure that courts are open and accessible , the UK's most senior judge has said .Lord Neuberger, president of the Supreme Court, told lawyers that the public had to be able to engage with the "judicial process" in a meaningful ... [Published Evesham Journal - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Neuberger reveals lobbying tactics among top judges

Neuberger: admits to “skimming” documentsAppeal court judges have sought to undermine colleagues writing lead judgments and Supreme Court judges have “reverted to barrister mode” to argue their views, according to the president of the Supreme Court.Addressing ... [Published Litigation Futures - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Strasbourg court does well, but does not have to be followed: Neuberger

News In Focus TodayThe introduction of the European Convention on Human Rights into UK law has been "a breath of fresh air for the judiciary, the legal profession and legal academics", according to the President of the UK Supreme Court.In an address delivered ... [Published Journal of the Law Society of Scotland - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 6 reports

UK Prisoners Denied the Vote Should Not Receive Compensation, Euro Rights Court Rules

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has ruled that British prisoners who were denied the vote should not receive compensation. The Guardian reports that the court was ruling on a case brought by 10 prisoners in Scotland, including convicted ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 2 reports

Bribe and prejudice - Supreme Court decision on bribes or secret commissions received by fiduciaries

The Supreme Court's recent judgment in FHR European Ventures LLP and others v. Cedar Capital Partners LLC 1 clarifies the treatment of bribes or secret commissions received by agents or those in fiduciary positions. The question before the Court was whether ... [Published Lexology - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 5 reports

Independence: Murderers lose court battle for vote

TWO Scottish prisoners have lost a legal battle to get a vote in the independence referendum. • Convicted murderers Leslie Moohan and Andrew Gillon, who are serving life sentences, had claimed the ban breaches their human rights.But the Supreme Court ... [Published The Scotsman - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Supreme Court: recoverability “may have breached article 6″ and could spark compensation claims

Neuberger: figures are very disturbingThe pre-Jackson regime of recoverable success fees and after-the-event (ATE) insurance may breach the European Convention on Human Rights, with “very serious consequences for the government”, the Supreme Court suggested ... [Published Litigation Futures - Jul 24 2014]

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The Supreme Court Rules That Success Fees and A... [Published Forbes Solicitors - Aug 19 2014]
News in brief: week beginning 11 August 2014 [Published Solicitors Journal - Aug 18 2014]
Wary of lifting Iran sanctions, EU overrides ow... [Published AlMonitor - Aug 17 2014]
Supreme Court bombshell on costs [Published Lexology - Aug 16 2014]
UKIP tells PM to 'listen to judiciary' as top j... [Published Western Morning News - Aug 15 2014]
'The empire strikes back' claims top woman judg... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 15 2014]
Will Coventry trump Mitchell? [Published New Law Journal - Aug 14 2014]
Judges 'must ensure open courts' [Published Evesham Journal - Aug 14 2014]
Litigators in limbo [Published New Law Journal - Aug 14 2014]
Neuberger reveals lobbying tactics among top ju... [Published Litigation Futures - Aug 14 2014]
Strasbourg court does well, but does not have t... [Published Journal of the Law Society of Scotland - Aug 13 2014]
Cameron warned over 'sabre-rattling' with Europ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 13 2014]
Morning round-up: Wednesday 13 August [Published Legal Cheek - Aug 13 2014]
Express Comment Now we can quit European Court ... [Published Daily Express - Aug 13 2014]
Nighthawks is now open [Published politicalbetting.com - Aug 12 2014]
UK Prisoners Denied the Vote Should Not Receive... [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 12 2014]
Lord Neuberger, Britain's most senior judge, ad... [Published Telegraph - Aug 12 2014]
Daily Press Summary [Published Open Europe - Aug 12 2014]
Administration expenses: the next instalment [Published Lexology - Aug 12 2014]
British courts 'too ready' to follow European C... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 12 2014]
'Please save us' - Iraq on front pages [Published BBC - Aug 11 2014]
A blank cheque to make up law: Human Rights Act... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 11 2014]
Judges 'too ready' to follow Strasbourg rulings... [Published Telegraph - Aug 11 2014]
Courts 'too ready' to follow ECHR [Published Sutton Guardian - Aug 11 2014]
Utilities companies denied power to take priori... [Published Lexology - Aug 11 2014]
Don’t apply for adjournments based on Coventry,... [Published Litigation Futures - Aug 07 2014]
Encouraging noises for property developers [Published Business Weekly UK - Aug 05 2014]
High Court Decision has Important Impact for In... [Published Hogan Lovells - Aug 04 2014]
Secret commissions and bribes: recovering a bri... [Published Lexology - Aug 04 2014]
Secret commissions and bribes: recovering a bri... [Published The Lawyer - Aug 04 2014]
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Nighthawks is now open [Published politicalbetting.com - Aug 12 2014]
Home of the web’s best political conversation Why not relax, and converse into the night on the day’s events in PB NightHawks. If you’re a lurker, why not delurk tonight. The round up of recent events (click on the links below, and it will bring ...
UK Prisoners Denied the Vote Should Not Receive... [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 12 2014]
The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has ruled that British prisoners who were denied the vote should not receive compensation. The Guardian reports that the court was ruling on a case brought by 10 prisoners in Scotland, including convicted ...
Ban on courtroom sketching 'archaic', says supr... [Published Media: Greenslade | guardian.co.uk - Jun 24 2014]
The ridiculous law that prevents artists from drawing in courtrooms has rightly been described as "archaic" by the president of the supreme court, Lord Neuberger. He told a bar council conference in Belfast that the ban made "little sense in an age ...
Top Judge: 'Liberal Censoriousness' Shutting Do... [Published Breitbart Feed - Mar 14 2014]
One of Britain's most senior judges has warned that traditional attitudes to issues such as sexuality are being shut out of debate by a form of liberal "censoriousness" that only tolerates "inoffensive" views to be heard. Lord Neuberger, president ...
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