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Nick Robinson successful in defence of Mr Michael Henley-Smith at his Conspiracy to Blackmail trial at Bournemouth Crown Court

Nick Robinson successfully defended Mr Michael Henley-Smith at his Conspiracy to blackmail trial at Bournemouth Crown Court. The trial lasted seven days and concluded when the jury, after three hours in retirement, unanimously acquitted Mr Henley-Smith. The count faced by Mr Henley-Smith had been one of a number of counts on an Indictment containing offences […]

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Victoria Jones successfully represents UK law firm Loch Associates Group in the UKIPO

Victoria Jones successfully represents UK law firm Loch Associates Group in successfully defending oppositions to its nine trade mark applications incorporating the word ‘Loch’ brought by Cloch Solicitors Limited based upon its earlier ‘Cloch’ marks and in successfully opposing Cloch Solicitor’s attempt to register the mark ‘Loch’. The Registrar found that (i) ‘Loch’ was conceptually dissimilar to ‘Cloch’ with the former […]

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James Davies chosen to be expert assessor in Vienna at IBA’s hosted competition on Mediation and Negotiation

James Davies is acting as an expert assessor at the International Bar Association – Vienna International Arbitration Centre Mediation and Negotiation Competition in Vienna. The international competition staged from 17 – 20 July sees 33 teams comprised of mediators and negotiators from around the world competing through 50 mediation sessions. James is joining 60 other […]

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Through a glass darkly: reflections on reflective loss by 3PB Commercial Barrister John Jessup

John Jessup considers the recent Court of Appeal decision of Marex Financial Limited [2018] EWCA Civ 1468 which answers the question of whether the rule against reflective loss (which prevents a shareholder bringing an action for loss of value of their shares) applies to unsecured creditors. Click here to read John's analysis. Read John's profile here.

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Education and Family Law specialist joins 3PB Barristers

Aimee Fox has joined 3PB Barristers’ leading Education and Family law teams from St Ives Chambers. Called to the Bar in 2007, she is well-known as a specialist in education law and private law and family finance cases. Aimee’s education practice sees her regularly appear in the First Tier Tribunal. She acts for all parties […]

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3PB Head of Sport Louis Weston delivers seminar on Inside Information and Sanctions for Corruption

3PB Sports Law team head Louis Weston presented a seminar this month with Sports Resolutions on "Inside Information and Sanctions For Corruption".  The seminar was well received and future seminars will be arranged in the Autumn. Please contact marketing@3pb.co.uk to register your interest. Sport Resolutions is the independent, not-for-profit, dispute resolution service for sport in the United […]

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