Property: Luton Community Housing v Durdana [2020] EWCA Civ 445, 26 March 2020

Barbara Zeitler analyses the way Public Sector Equality Duty (PSED) are being exercised in the context of possession proceedings for the case of Luton Community Housing v Durdana [2020] EWCA Civ 445.

Property: When is a ‘house’ not a ‘house’?

Adam Swirsky explains the definition of house found in the Leasehold Reform Act 1967 in relation to the case of Freehold Properties 250 Ltd v Beverly Ann Field & others [2020] EWHA 792 (Ch).

Clinical Negligence & Costs: XDE v North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust [2020] EWCA Civ 543

Dominic Bright discusses the reasonableness of changing funding from Legal Aid to CFA causing additional liabilities to occur of about £1.1million in regard to the case of XDE v North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust [2020] EWCA Civ 543.

Commercial property: Canada Goose UK Retail Ltd & Anor v Persons Unknown & Anor [2020] EWCA Civ 303

Dominic Bright analyses how far civil proceedings for injunctive relief against “persons unknown” can be used to restrict public protests in light of the case of Canada Goose UK Retail Ltd & Anor v Persons Unknown & Anor [2020] EWCA Civ 303.

International Dispute Resolution in the Age of COVID-19.

Lucy Keane discusses the likely impact of COVID-19 on commercial business which will lead to an increase in international disputes.