FCA launches investigation into Authorised Corporate Directors following Woodford

11 March 2020

It was expected that the collapse last year of the Woodford Equity Income Fund (the Woodford Fun) would cause the FCA to shine a spotlight on Authorised Corporate Directors (ACDs). It was no surprise that in January 2020 the FCA formally began its investigation into the ACD market. ACDs are corporate bodies that operate OEICs, […]

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Valentine’s Week: Gonna make you an offer you can’t refuse…

13 February 2020

Ducks are a traditional wedding gift in Korea, but before you make that big proposal this Valentine’s Day, it is important that you give some thought to getting your own ducks in a row. We take a look at what you should be thinking about now if you plan to propose this weekend and then […]

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Sit Up and Take Notice!

19 September 2019

Giving notice of a claim under a contract should be simple. But where contractual notice provisions apply, parties must be aware that any such notice must be given in accordance with those terms. The Court of Appeal’s decision in Stobart Group Ltd & Anor v William Stobart & Anor serves as a cautionary reminder of which all businesses should be cognisant.

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Bree Taylor appointed Head of Dispute Resolution

1 April 2019

Fladgate has today announced the new appointment of Head of Dispute Resolution, Bree Taylor.

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Fladgate’s commercial litigation team receives top rankings in The Times Best Law Firms 2019

4 February 2019

We are delighted to announce that Fladgate has featured in The Times Best Law Firms 2019

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Fladgate’s Dispute Resolution team achieves strong rankings in Legal 500 for 2018

1 November 2018

Our Dispute Resolution team is delighted to have achieved strong rankings in the recently launched edition of the Legal 500 Guide to the UK Legal Profession.

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Fladgate announces appointments of three dispute resolution partners

30 April 2018

Fladgate’s litigation offering continues its growth with the appointment of three partners. David Breslin, a high value commercial litigator specialising in international arbitration and insurance; Tim Foley, a property and commercial litigator; and John Ford, a commercial litigation specialist. This demonstrates the firm’s interest in investing in its already reputable high value dispute resolution department. […]

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Chambers UK ranks Fladgate’s fraud team

5 February 2018

Fladgate LLP is delighted that its fraud team has been ranked in Chambers Guide to the UK Legal Profession 2018. Editorial states that “Sophia Purkis of Fladgate LLP handles civil fraud work, with considerable experience in complex cross-border work. Market sources say: “She is extremely experienced, very easy-going, really into the detail and a very […]

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Legal 500 ranks Fladgate’s dispute resolution team

5 February 2018

Fladgate LLP is delighted that its dispute resolution team has been ranked in the recently launched 2017 edition of the Legal 500 Guide to the UK Legal Profession. Editorial states: Fraud: civil “Fladgate LLP’s ‘excellent partner-led litigation team’ wins plaudits for its ‘great commercial approach and solid judgement’, and is ‘a strong contender in the […]

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