UK legislation and common law

UK legislation and common law guidance:

Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day ie Friday 31 January 2020 has implications for practitioners considering which courts have jurisdiction to determine a...

Practice Note

This Tracker lists a number of decisions of the English courts in which the Court of Justice decision in Owusu v Jackson has been considered. This includes Supreme Court,...

Practice Note

This Tracker lists a number of decisions of the English courts in which the Court of Justice decision in Owusu v Jackson has been considered. This includes Supreme Court,...

Practice Note

ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived. This Practice Note refers to the following: • Schedule 3C of the Civil Jurisdiction and Judgments Act 1982 (CJJA 1982) •...

Practice Note

This Practice Note discusses a key consideration of relevance when dealing with forum non conveniens, namely the factors connecting the proceedings to a jurisdiction (the...

Practice Note

This Practice Note discusses a key consideration that applies in the context of forum non conveniens, namely the requirements of justice. For guidance on: • the principle...

Practice Note

This Practice Note considers the doctrine of forum non conveniens, also referred to as the appropriate forum or the proper place for a dispute to be determined. This...

Practice Note

Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day ie Friday 31 January 2020 has implications for practitioners considering which courts have jurisdiction to determine a...

Practice Note

The UK has voted to leave the EU and this will take place on exit day as defined in section 20 of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018. This has implications for...

Practice Note

Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day ie Friday 31 January 2020 has implications for practitioners considering jurisdiction. For guidance, see Cross border...

Practice Note

Prior to 1984 there was no concept of forum non conveniens in English law; although there was in Scottish law. There were moves towards the use of this doctrine but it...

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