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Dispute Resolution eNews

    June 2020
  • Gas safety checks and S21 – the Court of Appeal speaks

    The Court of Appeal has sided with private landlords in a case which threatened the way they could repossess properties. It’s an important judgment, which closes a legal loophole that previously prevented landlords from serving a Section 21 (S21) notice to terminate a tenancy.

    May 2020
  • How can you chase debts at a time like this?

    Every organisation has been affected by coronavirus and getting paid has never been so important. There’s also never been a more difficult time to collect outstanding invoices – but how do you collect your B2B debts at a time like this?

  • Keep calm and mediate… virtually

    Is lockdown constricting your commercial contracts and cashflow? Susan Howe, head of dispute resolution, explains how digital mediation can help.

    March 2020
  • Coronavirus: Tips to help businesses manage cashflow

    The coronavirus is making life difficult for everybody, but there are positive steps you can take to help mitigate losses and protect your business. …

  • Is coronavirus a force majeure event?

    As the movement of goods and services, supply chains and company share prices continue to be affected by COVID-19, does coronavirus constitute a force majeure event?

  • Making Waves – copyright update

    In the recent decision of Response Clothing Ltd v The Edinburgh Woollen Mill Ltd, the Intellectual Property Enterprise Court has found that a textile can be a work of artistic craftsmanship and protected by copyright.