RTS FLEXIBLE SYSTEMS LIMITED (RESPONDENTS) V. MOLKEREI ALOIS MULLER GMBH & COMPANY KG (UK PRODUCTION) (APPELLANTS)

March 10 2010

The Supreme Court has allowed Muller's appeal against the Court of Appeal's decision. The Court of Appeal had decided that there was no contract between the parties in circumstances where RTS had delivered and installed two productions lines at Muller's factory and Muller had paid RTS over £1m. The Court of Appeal had said that there was no contract because the parties had not signed...

IN THE MATTER OF LEHMAN BROTHERS INTERNATIONAL (EUROPE) (IN ADMIN)

December 15 2009

Following the collapse of Lehman Brothers, the Administrators of Lehman Brothers International (Europe) (“LBIE”) – which was the European regional headquarters of the Lehman group – issued an application to determine how certain of LBIE’s assets should be distributed; namely those assets which it was holding pursuant to the FSA Client money rules (“CASS 7”)....

R (EASYJET) V CIVIL AVIATION AUTHORITY & GATWICK AIRPORT LIMITED

December 15 2009

On 15 December 2009, the Court of Appeal (Dyson LJ, Maurice Kay LJ and Rimer LJ) dismissed an appeal by easyJet against the refusal of its claim for judicial review. easyJet’s challenge was against the level of the price cap set by the Civil Aviation Authority for airport charges levied by Gatwick Airport Limited, the airport operator, on airlines and other airport users.  easyJet claimed...