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CITMA and 3PB IP Barrister Nicole Bollard present an update on important trade mark cases - Bristol 12 December

Join Nicole Bollard of 3PB Barristers in Bristol as she provides an end of year case law update. Nicole will be focusing on important trade mark cases from the past year. You will hear about the details of the case and their impact which will help you in your practice and when advising your clients. […]

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3PB Head of Sports Louis Weston prosecutes snooker players Yu Delu and Cao Yupeng for the WPBSA

Louis Weston, Head of the 3PB Sports Group, acted for the WPBSA in its prosecutions of the snooker players Yu Delu and Cao Yupeng. The two players were suspended for 10 years and 9 months and 6 years for match fixing. Both players admitted to breaching the WPBSA Members rules, following a lengthy investigation by […]

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3PB recruits family barrister Henstock-Turner for its 68-strong family team

Family barrister Sarah Henstock-Turner has joined national chambers 3 Paper Buildings (3PB) from College Chambers in Southampton. Sarah, who has 14 years experience, is instructed in cases involving contact, residence, prohibited steps and removal of children from the UK or overseas jurisdiction. She has substantial experience with cases involving domestic violence, emotional, physical and sexual […]

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3PB barristers Lachlan Wilson and Sarah Bowen analyse the latest employment law cases

3PB barristers Lachlan Wilson and Sarah Bowen analyse the latest employment law cases, covering: Harassment – Evans v Xactly Corporation Ltd UKEATPA/0128/18LA Whistleblowing: Timis & Sage v Osipov [2018] EWCA Civ 2321 Direct Discrimination – Lee v Ashers Baking Company Ltd and others [2018] UKSC 49 Good faith/Bad faith - Saad v Southampton University Hospitals […]

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3PB Barrister Max Schofield and Squire Patton Boggs Partner Jeremy Cape analyse the future for VAT in post Brexit UK

In a post Brexit world where the UK aspires to frictionless cross-border trade with the EU, the VAT treatment of imports to the UK and of taxpayers’ exports to EU customers can present significant friction. Furthermore, the inherently European tax has evolved with oversight from the Court of Justice of the European Union, something the […]

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3PB Barrister Mark Green represents medical secretary in landmark age discrimination case against the NHS

Employment and Discrimination barrister Mark Green, instructed by Anna Illingworth of solicitors Rowberry Morris, represented 88-year-old secretary Eileen Jolly in suing the NHS for age discrimination after she was dismissed, despite the surgeon she worked for disagreeing with the decision, stating she was ‘meticulous and reliable'. Mrs Jolly is believed to be the oldest person […]

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3PB Criminal Barrister David Richards leads the successful prosecution of 7 defendants in drugs case

David Richards led the successful prosecution of 7 defendants in Operation Attica, a South West Regional Organised Crime Unit investigation of heroin and cocaine dealing from London and the Midlands to Bristol. The 7 accused were all convicted on 21 November after a 6 week trial at Bristol Crown Court. Click here for more information […]

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3PB Criminal Barristers secure multiple life sentences in multi-handed murder trial

Following a 6 week trial at Portsmouth Crown Court, 3 defendants were convicted of the murder of Richard Hardy on 26 January 2018 and have been sentenced to life with minimum terms of 29, 28 and 27 years respectively. A 4th Defendant was sentenced to 8 years for manslaughter. In passing sentence Mrs Justice Cheema-Grub DBE […]

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