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13 October 2017 Segregating boys and girls in co-educational schools can be discriminatory

The Court of Appeal overturned a decision of the High Court to rule that segregating boys and girls in a co-educational school could amount to discrimination.

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12 October 2017 Automatic right for an order for specific disclosure? Not without justification

The application made by the claimant in Hutchison 3G UK Ltd v EE Ltd (2017) for an order for specific disclosure against the defendant was refused by the court.

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12 October 2017 New peer-to-peer sexual abuse guidance to be issued

The Schools Minister has told the MPs that new guidance will be issued for schools on how to manage incidents of sexual harassment and violence between peers.

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11 October 2017 Court of Appeal to hear challenge to legal privilege decision

The High Court’s decision earlier this year on legal professional privilege in Director of the Serious Fraud Office v Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation Ltd was surprising to many in the profession.

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9 October 2017 Law of assisted suicide not incompatible with the right to private life

Noel Conway was unsuccessful in his High Court challenge against the law on assisted suicide in the latest in a long line of tragic cases.

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29 September 2017 The Unjustified Threats Act - what you need to know

The Intellectual Property (Unjustified Threats) Act comes in to force on 1 October 2017.

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27 September 2017 Fake exam certificate website shut down - a drop in the ocean?

The Joint Council for Qualifications (JCQ) have announced that they successfully obtained an injunction shutting down the website “replacement-certificates.co.uk” which was offering counterfeit exam certificates for sale.

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27 September 2017 CJEU ruling is a setback for video game giant Nintendo in infringement case

Japanese games giant, Nintendo has suffered a setback before the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) in its ongoing infringement dispute relating to the design of its Wii console.

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26 September 2017 Trust compulsory online registration

HM Revenue & Customs has launched a compulsory online Trust Registration Service (TRS) for all trusts with UK tax liabilities and complex estates.

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19 September 2017 NHS Resolution publishes 'five years of cerebral palsy claims'

In line with its greater strategic focus on prevention and learning to improve safety, NHS Resolution has today published ‘Five years of cerebral palsy claims’.

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