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through a variety of publications, events and our leading market initiatives.

Client Alerts 22/10/2020

Developments since CN & GN v Poole

The judgment in CN & GN v Poole BC was handed down on 6 June 2019. Practitioners have been awaiting further guidance from the Court since. Two recent strike out decisions (at County Court level) have looked at the implications of the Poole decision and how the concept of an assumption of responsibility may be applied to local authority abuse claims. This article will consider these two decisions and the potential implications.

Client Alerts 16/10/2020

Reports of a new Advocate General for Scotland

It’s been widely reported that Keith Stewart QC is to step into the shoes left by Lord Keen a month ago. During tumultuous times, our Market Affairs team looks at what items are top of the new appointee’s to-do list.

Blogs 14/10/2020

IICSA Investigation report: The Anglican Church

The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (“IICSA”) has published its report into the Anglican Church in England and Wales following a series of hearings in 2019. In compiling its report and setting out its conclusions and recommendations, the Inquiry also used the investigation and reports from previous hearings in 2018 relating to Chichester Diocese and Bishop Peter Ball to assist them.