Leading EU experts advise peers that EU withdrawal Bill will not disable Parliament’s ‘constitutional handbrake’ on Brexit
Helen Mountfield QC advises, with other leading constitutional lawyers, that the EU (Withdrawal) Bill does not disable Parliament’s ‘constitutional handbrake’ on Brexit. The press release from Bindmans can be accessed here.
Today sees the conclusion of a two-week hearing before a Special Chamber of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea in Hamburg, in the maritime boundary case between Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire. Professor Philippe Sands QC and Alison Macdonald QC are representing Ghana.
Congratulations to Alison Macdonald and Aidan O’Neill who have been appointed Queen’s Counsel today.
The Court of Appeal have concluded that workers described as self-employed who were engaged to work for Pimlico Plumbers are truly ‘workers’ and are entitled to a number of workers’ rights including the right to bring discrimination claims. Karon Monaghan QC and David Stephenson (1 Mitre Court) acted for the respondent and were instructed by […]
‘The 1949 Geneva Conventions: A Commentary’ receives the American Society of International Law 2017 Certificate of Merit
The American Society of International Law has awarded their 2017 Certificate of Merit for ‘High Technical Craftsmanship and Utility to Practicing Lawyers and Scholars’ to the book The 1949 Geneva Conventions: A Commentary, edited by Professors Andrew Clapham, Paola Gaeta, and Marco Sassòli and published by Oxford University Press. Drawing together over sixty scholars from […]