Dispute resolution: key appeal cases—2020
Dispute resolution: key appeal cases—2020

The following Dispute Resolution guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Dispute resolution: key appeal cases—2020
  • Key forthcoming appeal cases—2020
  • Key civil litigation appeals in review—2020
  • Contract interpretation
  • The economic torts
  • Tort, negligence and nuisance claims
  • Restitution, unjust enrichment and related claims
  • Interim injunctions
  • Summary judgment and strike out
  • Privilege/without prejudice
  • more

One of the difficulties for dispute resolution practitioners is keeping up to date with developments in case law that affect their practice area, or, which impact civil litigation procedure generally. This Practice Note summarises the key appeal cases (ie decisions of the Court of Appeal and Supreme Court, and, where relevant, some judgments of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU)), which we have reported on, allowing users ease of access in finding those decisions, see below. This content can be browsed through the table of contents in the left margin. Alternatively, this tracker can be searched using [CTRL]+[F].

In addition, this Practice Note covers a selection of forthcoming appeals, where known, to assist in horizon scanning.

This content is not intended to provide an exhaustive list of all appeals and/or key decisions relevant to dispute resolution practitioners.

Key forthcoming appeal cases—2020

Topics Case name and date of appeal, where known Details of appeal Further information/reading
Jurisdiction—Lugano Convention, Art 18 Bosworth v Arcadia Petroleum
[2016] EWCA Civ 818
Supreme Court—judgment awaited—UKSC 2016/0181. The judgment is expected to deal with Article 18 of