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AA v Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy [2018] CSOH 54

The petitioner obtained a substantial award against her former employers in the employment tribunal. She was unable to recover any sums from them. In this petition for judicial review the petitioner a...

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Wightman v Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union [2018] CSOH 61

  On 29 March 2017 the United Kingdom gave notice to the European Council under article 50(2) of the Treaty on European Union of its intention to withdraw from the European Union. The petitioner...

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Glasgow City Council v The Scottish Legal Aid Board [2018] CSIH 37

The Inner House issued its opinion today in Glasgow City Council v The Scottish Legal Aid Board. The Board had granted legal aid to PQ to reclaim a decision of a Lord Ordinary in judicial review proce...

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Peart -v- Promontoria [2018] CSIH 35

The Inner House issued its opinion today in the case of Peart & Others -v- Promontoria (Henrico) Limited. Promontoria, had bought the pursuer’s debt from Clydesdale Bank plc. It called up th...

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Option agreements, securities, mutuality of contract and implied terms II

The First Division has refused a reclaiming at the instance of the Defender in the case of J & H Lamont v Chattisham Limited [2018] CSIH 33. Separate Opinions were issued by each of the Lord Presi...

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New Standing junior appointments

New and re-appointments as Standing Junior Counsel to the Scottish Government have been made by the Lord Advocate, James Wolffe, QC. Axiom is delighted to announce that Miranda Hamilton and Ewen Camp...

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