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Unexplained Delay Denies Right to Give EvidenceMarch 28, 2017

A recent case in which a litigant who waited more than a year to file its final defence against a claim had its late submissions...

Unexplained Delay Denies Right to Give EvidenceMarch 28, 2017

A recent case in which a litigant who waited more than a year to file its final defence against a claim had its late submissions...

Bankruptcy Can Be a Fresh Start – But Only For Those Who Cooperate!March 3, 2017

Bankruptcy gives debtors the chance to wipe the slate clean and make a fresh start – but such opportunities are only open to those who...

Bankruptcy Can Be a Fresh Start – But Only For Those Who Cooperate!March 3, 2017

Bankruptcy gives debtors the chance to wipe the slate clean and make a fresh start – but such opportunities are only open to those who...

IVAs and Mental Capacity – Test Case RulingFebruary 21, 2017

Can individual voluntary arrangements (IVAs) be valid if debtors who enter into them lack the mental capacity to make rational decisions? In an important test...

IVAs and Mental Capacity – Test Case RulingFebruary 21, 2017

Can individual voluntary arrangements (IVAs) be valid if debtors who enter into them lack the mental capacity to make rational decisions? In an important test...

Council Held to Account Over False ClaimsFebruary 7, 2017

Press releases circulated by public authorities enjoy a high level of credence and are widely published across the media. However, their accuracy is not guaranteed...

Council Held to Account Over False ClaimsFebruary 7, 2017

Press releases circulated by public authorities enjoy a high level of credence and are widely published across the media. However, their accuracy is not guaranteed...

Claiming Compensation Always Better Than Reliance on the StateJanuary 16, 2017

The costs of care for people with a disability can be eye-watering and, in many cases, the state may be unwilling to provide a care...

Claiming Compensation Always Better Than Reliance on the StateJanuary 16, 2017

The costs of care for people with a disability can be eye-watering and, in many cases, the state may be unwilling to provide a care...