Chambers Global 2020

February 21 2020

One Essex Court is pleased to be ranked in the latest edition of Chambers Global, and has been highlighted as an “absolutely first-class, pre-eminent set with an excellent approach”, with “guaranteed top-notch commercial barristers”. “Ever present in high-profile commercial cases, many of which are international in nature”, One Essex Court’s members of...

One Essex Court sponsors Fraud and Asset Tracing Event in Geneva

February 19 2020

One Essex Court is pleased to sponsor C5’s Geneva Forum on Fraud, Asset Tracing & Recovery 2020, taking place at the Fairmont Grand Hotel Geneva from 5-6 March, and is delighted that two members of Chambers will be speaking at the event. On day one of the event, Anthony de Garr Robinson QC will be discussing “Dishonest Assistance”, and Edmund Nourse QC will be taking part in a...

Vodafone Limited v Ofcom [2020] EWCA Civ 183

February 19 2020

Vodfone Limited, EE Limited and other mobile network operators have succeeded before the Court of Appeal in their claims for restitution of £220 million paid to Ofcom as licence fees between 2015 and 2017.  The claims were originally allowed in 2019 by Adrian Beltrami QC sitting in the Commercial Court as a deputy judge.  His judgment is reported at [2020] QB 200. The case raised fundamental...

Publication of 150th anniversary edition of Snell’s Equity

February 19 2020

Sweet & Maxwell have published the 34th edition of Snell’s Equity, which is the leading text on the principles governing equitable remedies, trusts, and other matters within the scope of Chancery jurisdiction.  This publication is a milestone in that it marks the 150th anniversary of the text, first written by Edmund Snell before the Judicature reforms of 1873-75. As such Snell’s...