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07/02/08

LLP MEMBERS - Personal Liability for Negligence: Think of the Home Game as well as the Away Match

Article written by John Whittaker and John Machell, Barristers, Serle Court (29th January 2008). 

Description: In this case study John Whittaker and John Machell discuss personal liability for negligence both in the work place amongst your own employees as well as negligence that may impact clients and their organisations. They expose some common mistakes that can open you up to potential risks and explain how best to reduce your exposure to negligence.

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25/11/07

MR. P.J. BLOXHAM v FRESHFIELDS BRUCKHAUS DERINGER

The Employment Tribunals - Judgment in the case of Mr. P.J. Bloxham and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (11th October, 2007)

Description: In this case study the claimant failed in his complaint of discrimination on the grounds of age.

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15/08/07

PRESCOTT v DUNWOODY SPORTS MARKETING [2007] EWCA Civ 461, Times 25 May 2007

Case concerning enforceability of restrictive covenants post-incorporation of a partnership business. 

Description: Following a conversion of a partnership to LLP status, held that the restrictive covenants under the old partnership deed could still be enforced against partners who retire from the partnership prior to conversion. 

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15/08/07

HAILES v HOOD[2007] EWHC 1616 (Ch) (25th April, 2007)

Case concerning the construction of the settlement of an LLP dispute. The judgment includes useful general comment on the effect of the LLP default rules and s.459 in an LLP context.

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13/07/07

PARTNERSHIPS AND LIMITED LIABILITY PARTNERSHIPS

Partnerships and Limited Liability Partnerships: Repudiation and its Effects Compared -

Article written by John Whittaker, Barrister, Serle Court (July 2007). 

Description: An article discussing and comparing the effects of repudiation on the two types of partnerships.

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01/03/07

EXPULSION AND COMPULSORY RETIREMENT: The Nasty Side of Life

Article prepared by Jeremy Callman, Barrister, 10 Old Square which appeared in Issue 19 of the APP Newsletter.
 

06/04/06

MR JUSTICE LIGHTMAN - Re Rogers Deceased

Judgment in an LLP test was handed down by Lightman J on 6th April, 2006: Re Rogers Deceased [2006] EWHC 753 (Ch).

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04/10/04

HIRST V ETHERINGTON AND ANOTHER, THE TIMES, 21 JULY 1999 (COURT OF APPEAL)

HIRST V ETHERINGTON AND ANOTHER, THE TIMES, 21 JULY 1999 (COURT OF APPEAL) DUBAI ALUMINIUM CO. LTD V SALAAM AND OTHERS, THE TIMES 21 APRIL 2000 (COURT OF APPEAL) LAWRENCE AND OTHERS V FARNDON AND OTHERS 23 JANUARY 1998, JUDGE RICH QC, CHANCERY DIVISION
 

04/10/04

HURST -v- BRYK and ORS: THE END OF THE ROAD

As one of the "Others" - RECENT PARTNERSHIP CASES