Dispute Resolution

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Virginia specialises in general domestic and international commercial litigation, arbitration and alternative dispute resolution.

Virginia trained, qualified and practiced with Pinsent Masons before moving to Marriott Harrison where she continued in practice for a further seven years.

In practice, Virginia acted in a variety of general commercial disputes covering areas including  intellectual property, fraud, defamation, misrepresentation, breach of contract, debt recovery, breach of restrictive covenants and company and shareholders’ disputes.

Virginia is Head of Dispute Resolution at Lexis®PSL and, when not focused on the strategic development and operational requirements of the Dispute Resolution module, her content work focuses on case management and evidence in civil litigation. She also regularly contributes to the LexisNexis Dispute Resolution Blog.

Janna is a dispute resolution lawyer. She deals primarily with cross border issues and is active in the work being undertaken in relation to the implications of Brexit for Dispute Resolution lawyers. Janna also heads up a LexisNexis costs team bringing together expertise from across the company to deal with the costs issues facing the profession.

 

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This judgment deals with the validity of service outside the jurisdiction. It provides an extremely useful round-up of the principles to be applied when making an...

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The Ministry of Justice released the final version of the new pre-action protocol for debt claims on 21 March 2017 (Pre-Action Protocol for Debt Claims—in force 1...

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Tom White and Claire Curtis, partner and associate respectively at Clyde & Co LLP, consider the recent decisions in Astex Therapeutics Limited v AstraZeneca AB and...

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The Chancellor of the High Court, Mr Justice Blair and Mr Justice Coulson have announced that using the CE-File will become mandatory in all Rolls Building jurisdictions...

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Dispute Resolution

On 22 November 2017, amendments to CPR Practice Direction 35.11 (CPR PD 35.11) came into force, implementing a number of recommendations made by the Civil Justice Council...

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Dispute Resolution

The Supreme Court in Ivey v Genting Casinos (UK) Ltd [2017] UKSC 67 has taken the opportunity to restate the test for dishonesty in criminal and civil proceedings....

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Dispute Resolution

The digitisation of the courts in the UK is not a revolution waiting to happen. It is a gradual evolution from paper court to a single online system for starting and...

Freedom of expression under the costs regime: a chilling effect on journalism?
Dispute Resolution

Did costs orders infringe newspaper publishers’ rights under Article 10 of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR)? Aidan Wills, barrister at Matrix...

Mandatory electronic filing in the Rolls Building from 25 April 2017
Dispute Resolution

From Tuesday 25 April 2017, mandatory electronic filing is introduced in the following Rolls Building jurisdictions: the Chancery Division, Commercial Court,...

Service out of the jurisdiction—practical considerations (Societe General v Goldas)
Dispute Resolution

This judgment deals with the validity of service outside the jurisdiction. It provides an extremely useful round-up of the principles to be applied when making an...

Final version of debt pre-action protocol released—in force 1 October 2017
Dispute Resolution

The Ministry of Justice released the final version of the new pre-action protocol for debt claims on 21 March 2017 (Pre-Action Protocol for Debt Claims—in force 1...

Hiding communications behind the cloak of legal advice privilege (Astex and RBS Rights)
Dispute Resolution

Tom White and Claire Curtis, partner and associate respectively at Clyde & Co LLP, consider the recent decisions in Astex Therapeutics Limited v AstraZeneca AB and...

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Dispute Resolution

Vacant possession strategy for redevelopment: balancing interests and timings - download your free to access practice note.Our new Lexis PSL module Property Disputes...

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The Chancellor of the High Court, Mr Justice Blair and Mr Justice Coulson have announced that using the CE-File will become mandatory in all Rolls Building jurisdictions...

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