Year: 2020

The Matrix Law Pod Series 2 Episode 4: Law Makers, Law Breakers: the Covid-19 pandemic and the rule of law

Subscribe on iTunes, Spotify and Acast.  This week’s podcast follows a panel discussion event organised by Hickman and Rose and Matrix Chambers. Since the virus arrived in the UK in February the Government has introduced a number of new criminal offences seeking to ensure compliance with its public health policies. Listen to our panel of the UK’s leading […]

Sentencing guidelines for environmental offences and the categorisation of harm (Environment Agency v Lawrence) – Jamas Hodivala QC

Corporate Crime analysis: The Court of Appeal examined an issue of principle regarding categorisation of harm for the purpose of the sentencing guidelines for environmental offences. The sole ground of appeal concerned whether the sentencing judge’s approach erred in conflating steps 3 and 4 of the guidelines; step 3 of which does not expressly permit […]

Webinar: Media Law Update

Date: Thursday 12th November 2020 Topics for discussion included: The Sun in Hollywood: Lessons from Depp v NGN Harry Potter to HS2: Known Persons Unknown An unauthorised dossier: Gubarev v Orbis This webinar is made available for general information purposes only. It does not constitute legal advice and should not be relied on as such […]