Matthew Lavy, Daniel Goodkin and Laura Wright were delighted to support and participate in the Online Courts Hackathon challenge which took place on 1 and 2 July 2017. The hackathon challenged teams to come up with designs, solutions, systems, and technologies for online courts and was staged by the Society of Computers and Law, Legal […]
3rd July 2017
Anthony Speaight QC appeared alongside Sir Alan Dashwood QC, a distinguished EU law expert practising from Henderson Chambers, and Professor Jim Gallagher, a research fellow at Nuffield College, Oxford and Professor Christopher McCrudden from Queen’s University Belfast in an expert panel session to discuss the prospects for Brexit and its impact on the future of […]
28th June 2017
Simon Henderson will be part of a panel discussion with experts from Taylor Wessing’s IT Disputes team on the common causes of IT disputes and dispute avoidance strategies. The breakfast seminar will take place on Wednesday 14 June 2017 at Taylor Wessing LLP, 5 New Square Street, London, EC4A 3TW. Click here to register your […]
12th June 2017
4 Pump Court are delighted to announce that Anthony Trace QC has joined Chambers as a full time mediator after a hugely successful career at the Chancery and Commercial Bar. Anthony appeared in many of the most complex and high profile cases across his areas of expertise and was ranked in the directories as a […]
8th June 2017
In this article Matthew Lavy shares some thoughts on machine learning and liability. Matthew will be one of the panel at the SCL Annual Conference session on ‘AI and machine learning – the real legal issues’ on Thursday 8 June 2017. The full article can be found here.
31st May 2017
Christopher Moger QC has taken the decision to complete the transition of his practice from that of Counsel to full time Arbitrator. He practices both from London and from Hong Kong where he is a member of Pump Court International. He is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and on the Panel of […]
1st May 2017
Michael Davie QC acted for the successful appellant and its property insurer in R&S Pilling t/as Phoenix Engineering v UK Insurance  EWCA Civ 259. The Court of Appeal held that the policyholder’s liability for fire damage arising from the insured’s off-road repair of his vehicle was covered by the wording of his motor insurance […]
28th April 2017
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27th March 2017
Simon Henderson of 4 Pump Court has successfully been appointed to the panel of M4C mediators. Simon adds “I am delighted to be joining this exciting new organisation. Although mediation has become increasingly popular in recent years, it is still under-used in the construction world where traditional forms of dispute resolution are often seen as […]
16th March 2017
In Sinocore International Co Ltd v RBRG Trading (UK) Ltd  EWHC 251 (Comm) Nick Vineall QC and Neil Henderson acted for the award creditor in an application under Section 101 of the Arbitration Act 1996 to enforce a China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC) award as judgment in the Commercial Court. The […]
15th March 2017
Benjamin Pilling QC appeared for the successful Defendant in Symbion Power LLC v Venco Imtiaz Construction Company  EWHC 348 (TCC). Jefford J rejected an application to set a side an ICC arbitration award for serious irregularity under section 68(2)(d) of the Arbitration Act 1996 on the basis that the tribunal had failed to deal […]
10th March 2017
Click here to download our fourth maritime bulletin. We will be producing bulletins on a regular basis to identify and analyse recent cases of interest to the maritime market.
26th January 2017
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