Joint Tortfeasors: Elephant Traps beware

Where one settles a legal dispute with one or more wrongdoers how might one best preserve the right to pursue others who may also be legally responsible? There follows a Glossary of the definitions or concepts to which this Article refers. Glossary: A civil wrong which results in loss or damage:                                                                          A Tort A … Continue reading Joint Tortfeasors: Elephant Traps beware

Commercial Landlords: Covid 19 and enforcement for breach of covenant

Some Observations “But the comfort is, you shall be called to no more payments, fear no more tavern-bills”. First Gaoler, Cymbeline, Scene 5, Act 4 Posthumus Leonatus is in jail.  His gaoler is propounding the benefits of incarceration.  Whilst the prisoner is hardly in an enviable spot, one silver lining is that the burden of … Continue reading Commercial Landlords: Covid 19 and enforcement for breach of covenant

CLG Brochure: Litigation Section (E and W)

Litigation England & Wales By reason of what follows, all references to ‘England’ may properly be taken to include Wales. All references to ‘English’ may also properly be taken to mean Welsh. The Courts of England and Wales place considerable emphasis on the pragmatic expeditious and cost-effective resolution of any Court Business that comes before … Continue reading CLG Brochure: Litigation Section (E and W)