In Search Of “Something More” In Claims Under The Inheritance Act

Higgins v Morgan & Ors [2021] EWHC 2846 (Ch) The recent case of Higgins v Morgan and Others is a great recent example of a modern claim under the Inheritance...


One Last Christmas

It is never a great time to separate as a family, but Christmas can be one of the hardest. This is why a lot of families decide to have “one...


SkyKick – Bad Faith & Broad Trade Mark Specifications: What Do We Know Now?

Whilst we’ve written about the SkyKick trade mark litigation already (here and here), before we look at the implications of the latest Court of Appeal decision, it’d be useful to...


Woman Left Horrified After Mobile Phone Repair Shop Worker Scrolls Through Her Intimate Photos – Is This A Breach Of UK GDPR?

Louise Johnson took her mobile phone to a repair shop to be fixed on 13 November 2021. When she went to collect the phone she caught a male worker in...


WhatsApp Update Privacy Policy After Receiving €225 Million Fine

WhatsApp was recently fined €225 million following a breach of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in relation to the transparency in how they process people’s data (for more information...


How A Loss Of Capacity Can Affect Partnerships & Companies

In life, there are no certainties and a loss of mental capacity is something that you would not ordinarily expect to happen. However, whilst this is something that predominantly affects...


Abuse Of Process/Perverting The Course Of Justice By A Charity & Their Legal Advisors

Animal Protection Services v Carrigan and Brown Case summary In the recent case of Animal Protection Services v Carrigan and Brown, Animal Protection Services and their instructed law firm’s motives...


Around One Third Of NHS Trusts Are Using Obsolete Imaging Equipment

It has been reported that around one-third of NHS Trusts in England are using “technically obsolete” imaging equipment that could be putting patients at risk. A freedom of information request...


Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust To Implement New NHS Maternal Mental Health Service

A dedicated Perinatal Mental Health Service is being rolled out across the UK by the NHS, with Nottingham planning to start as early as January 2022. What support will the...


Equal Pay Day 2021

Gender Pay Gap Companies are being urged to stop asking women about their salary history due to recent concerns of it keeping women on lower wages compared to men. Reports...


Azeem Rafiq Tells DCMS Committee That There Seemed To Be An Acceptance Of Racist Abuse At Yorkshire Cricket Club

Azeem Rafiq informed a Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) Committee this week of the constant racist abuse he suffered whilst playing for Yorkshire County Cricket Club (the Club), which...


Employment Tribunal Finds That Black Trainee at AIG Asset Management Was Victimised By Manager Over Bias Complaint

Ms J Nyeko v AIG Asset Management (Europe) Ltd: 2204324/2020  Case summary Ms Nyeko was a trainee at AIG Asset Management (AIG). She had joined the company in July 2018....