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3PB Barrister Victoria Jones earns another accolade for her Intellectual Property expertise

The World Trade Mark Review has once again acknowledged 3PB Victoria Jones for her Intellectual Property expertise: 'At 3PB, Victoria Jones focuses on trademark and passing-off cases. She garners plaudits for her down-to-earth style and practical approach.' Victoria's IP practice covers all aspects of trade marks, passing off, copyright, designs and breach of confidence. She […]

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Commercial update: Valuers’ negligence in the Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has again reconsidered causation and loss, in the context of a professional negligence claim against a valuer. Richard Whitehouse analyses the recent decision in Tiuta International Limited (in liquidation) v De Villiers Surveyors Limited [2017] UKSC 77. Richard is a Commercial Law barrister specialising in commercial contracts, the law of business entities, […]

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Alexander Whatley gives an update regarding security for costs and ATE insurance

If a claimant has the benefit of an After-The-Event insurance policy, is he protected from an order requiring him to provide security for the defendant’s costs? Read Alexander Whatley's briefing on the subject here (Premier Motorauctions Ltd & Others v Pricewaterhousecoopers LLP & Lloyds Bank Plc [2017] EWCA Civ). Alexander is a Commercial Law barrister […]

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James Davies co-presents on disclaiming leases in insolvency situations

James Davies gave a LexisNexis Webinar on the subject of the practical implications of the disclaiming of leases in insolvency situations; in particular the impact on guarantors and liability for business rates. He co-presented the webinar with Katie Farmer, Legal Director and Head of Asset Recovery at Ashfords LLP. Subscribers to LexisNexis can view the […]

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3PB Barristers' Commercial Law Group brings you its latest Commercial Law Update

3PB Barristers' Commercial Law Group brings you the latest Edition of its legal update. Topics: Gavin Hamilton - Scope of Duty and Causation of Loss What can we learn from the Supreme Court about scope of duty & causation of loss? BPE Solicitors-v-Hughes-Holland [2017] UKSC 21 & Globalia Business Travel SAU-v-Fulton Shipping [2017] UKSC 43 To […]

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3PB Barrister James Davies reviews "Accountants' Negligence and Liability" by Simon Salzedo QC and Tony Singla

3PB barrister James Davies’ review of Accountants’ Negligence and Liability by Simon Salzedo QC and Tony Singla of Brick Court has been published in the Journal of Professional Negligence. James was asked to review this new book covering the complex nature of professional negligence claims against accountants across the full range of work they undertake. […]

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3PB Barristers' Commercial Law Group brings you the Summer Edition of its Commercial Law Update Handout.

3PB Barristers' Commercial Law Group brings you the Summer Edition of its Commercial Law Update Handout. Please click here to view it. Topics: David Berkley QC Determining duty of care James Davies Unfair prejudice petitions Charles Irvine Relief from sanctions Nicole Bollard Exclusions and limitations of liability Susan Jones Privilege in bankruptcy

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