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It sometimes seems that we at 1CL do nothing but show off about our successes; but that’s because there’s so much to show off about. We hope readers will indulge us with one little crow over our latest Legal 500 rankings; we are, after all, one of the strongest travel sets out there, with some


Keen observers of the present state of EU/UK “negotiations” will have spotted some developments in recent weeks and, indeed, in the last few days. While the media have been preoccupied with fishing rights and State-aid rules, the anxious attention of travel lawyers has been on the EU conflicts rules. Our Odenbreit claims and defences have


Yesterday Sarah Prager and Henk Soede discussed commonly encountered issues in the Montreal Convention. They covered: Applicability Scope Jurisdiction Limitation The nature of the event​ The nature of the injury The measure of damages If you missed it, you can view it here Our next webinar is taking place next Thursday when Russell Wilcox and


An ‘excellent set’ with ‘a deep range of experience’ and ‘unrivalled senior juniors’. These are just some of the testimonials published about 1 Chancery Lane in this year’s Legal 500 UK Bar directory. We’re delighted that 1 Chancery Lane is ranked across six of our practice areas – clinical negligence, personal injury, police law, professional


Personal Injury analysis: Dominique Smith, barrister specialising in Personal Injury at 1 Chancery Lane, discusses the latest developments in relation to fundamental dishonesty, including how the courts deal with such allegations, and what practical steps practitioners should take when dealing with, or making, such an application.   Introduction For several years, the courts have been


Bereavement Awards for Cohabitees

Earlier this year we reported on the increase in the bereavement award under s.1A of the Fatal Accidents Act 1976, and the proposed legislation to extend eligibility to cohabitees. The Fatal Accidents Act 1976 (Remedial) Order 2020 (SI 2020/1023) (“the Order”) has now been made and comes into force from 6 October 2020. The amendments


We are delighted to announce that Andrew Warnock QC has been shortlisted for the Chambers Bar Awards 2020. Andrew has been shortlisted for Personal Injury Silk of the Year. The awards are based on Chambers’ research for the 2021 edition of Chambers Bar and reflect notable achievements over the past 12 months including outstanding work,


Busy practitioners could be forgiven for missing the latest amendment to the Fatal Accidents Act 1976, s.1A of which will now enable cohabitees to claim for statutory bereavement under s.1A(3). The amendment, which has been a long time coming, will finally be ushered in on 6th October by the Fatal Accidents Act 1976 (Remedial) Order


Yesterday Sarah Prager and Andrew Spencer discussed commonly encountered issues in the Athens Convention. They covered: Applicability Scope Jurisdiction Limitation The nature of the event​ The measure of damages If you missed it, you can view it here Our next webinar is taking place next Thursday when Sarah Prager and Henk Soede will explore the Montreal


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