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Month: January 2017

Rhodri Thompson QC named in The Lawyer’s Hot 100 2017 list

Rhodri Thompson QC, an expert in EU, competition and public law, has been named in The Lawyer’s ‘Hot 100’ list for 2017. The list consists of the most high-profile and innovative individuals in the legal sector this year. Rhodri was named as one of the ‘clear stars’ for his involvement in R (Miller) v Secretary […]

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 […]