High Court upholds Spanish Court’s request for a document containing an English non-party’s trade secrets

High Court upholds Spanish Court’s request for a document containing an English non-party’s trade secrets

April 06 2017

The High Court has dismissed an application to set aside an Order for the production of a document by an English non-party, BM Trada, under EU Regulation 1206/2001 (the Evidence Regulation). The document had been requested by the Spanish Court to assist it in determining civil proceedings. BM Trada claimed that by producing the document it would be giving up a trade secret. Senior Master Fontaine rejected...

March 01 2017

Nicholas Strauss QC gave a lecture to members of Combar on 21st February on illegality following the decision of the Supreme Court in Patel v. Mirza. His more detailed views are set out in articles at 132 Law Quarterly Review 236 and 2016 Restitution Law Review 145. Nick's lecture to members of Combar can be seen here.

New Appointment to Attorney General's C Panel

New Appointment to Attorney General's C Panel

February 28 2017

We are delighted to announce that Sophie Weber has been appointed to the Attorney General’s C Panel of Counsel. Her appointment, which takes effect from 28 February 2017, will last for 5 years.

Nehali Shah featured in The Lawyer's Hot 100 2017

Nehali Shah featured in The Lawyer's Hot 100 2017

January 30 2017

One Essex Court is delighted to announce that Nehali Shah is recognised in The Lawyer’s Hot 100 for 2017.  You can view the full article here.