Day: 30 January 2017

Karon Monaghan QC and Aileen McColgan appointed to panel of major review into UK’s gender discrimination laws

A nine-month inquiry into the UK’s gender discrimination laws is to be launched amid fears a potential post-Brexit move towards a lower regulation economy could see protections eroded. This major review to be carried out by the Fawcett Society will be led by Dame Laura Cox and assisted by a number of lawyers and academics, […]

Commercial Court hands down judgment on interchange fee claims

Judgment has today been handed down in the Commercial Court in the landmark Arcadia v MasterCard competition law damages litigation. Christopher Brown, as part of a team of 5 barristers, acted for a group of leading high street retailers in their claims against MasterCard. The retailers alleged that the multilateral interchange fees set by MasterCard […]