Practice Direction 27A and its application to financial proceedings
Specialist family law barrister Tonia Clark reviews Practice Direction 27A (PD27A) which was published just yesterday, 25th February 2021.View Publication
Allay (UK) Limited v Gehlen
Joseph England reviews the case of Allay (UK) Limited v Gehlen in which the employer used s.109(4) Equality Act 2010 as a statutory defence.View Publication
Importation and exportation of cannabinoid products post-Brexit
3PB’s Matthew Wyard, a specialist regulatory barrister has issued a briefing, in tandem with Ricardo Geada, head of the cannabis and regulatory team at law firm Mackrell Solicitors aimed at companies working within the CBD industry post-Brexit.
The briefing is a must-read for all businesses continuing to trade cannabinoid products post-Brexit and has been distributed by the Cannabis Trades Association to its members.View Publication
Beckwith v. Solicitors Regulation Authority  EWHC 3231 (Admin)
Sunyana Sharma, a regulatory and criminal law barrister reviews the case of Beckwith v. Solicitors Regulation Authority  EWHC 3231 (Admin). In this case, the High Court concludes that Regulator overstepped the mark into Solicitor’s private life.View Publication
Health and Social Care Fitness to Practise in the context of Covid-19
Regulatory law barrister Jennifer Agyekum produces an article on health and social care fitness to practise during the Covid-19 pandemic.View Publication
Professional Standards Authority for Health and Social Care v Health and Care Professions Council, Roberts  EWHC 1906 (Admin)
Specialist regulatory law barrister Sunyana Sharma reviews the case of Professional Standards Authority for Health and Social Care v Health and Care Professions Council, Roberts  EWHC 1906 (Admin). Th case concerned a member of staff that had used racist language.View Publication
Legal Assessors’ Hints and Tips on Case Preparation and Advocacy
Four of 3PB's specialist regulatory law barristers and legal assessors David Swinstead; Peter Jennings; Jane Rowley and Lachlan Wilson have joined forces to create an article with detailed advice on case preparation and advocacy for legal professionals.
Crew Employment Services Camelot v Mr W Gould  UKEAT/0330/19/VP
Employment law specialist Mark Green reviews the case of Crew Employment Services Camelot v Mr W Gould  UKEAT/0330/19/VP.
The Employment Appeal Tribunal has confirmed the approach where there is a question about the ET’s jurisdiction due to the location where the Claimant works, in circumstances where work is undertaken in more than one countryView Publication
Rachael Goodall analyses Finch v Baker  EWCA Civ 72 in which the Court of Appeal refused a wife’s appeal against the circuit judge’s decision not to permit further evidence from the pension expert following his draft judgment.
This analysis was first published on Lexis®PSL on 29 January 2021.View Publication
Sarnoff v YZ  EWCA Civ 26
Specialist employment and discrimination law barrister Sarah Bowen reviews the case of Sarnoff v YZ  EWCA Civ 26.
In this particular case, the Court of Appeal held that an employment tribunal order requiring disclosure by a third party outside of Great Britain was lawful.View Publication
University College London v Mr T Brown UKEAT/0084/19/VP
Employment law specialist Andrew MacPhail reviews the case of University College London v Mr T Brown UKEAT/0084/19/VP.
The case is a reminder that, where the activities of trade union officers are concerned, employers should take particular care before interceding.View Publication