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Nadeem Aullybocus represents former Senior Advisor to Prime Minister of Mauritius in long-running Aiding and Abetting case

Since October 2015, Nadeem Aullybocus has been Senior Defence Counsel to a former Senior Advisor to the Prime Minister of Mauritius. The Advisor has been charged with aiding and abetting the Chairman of the Mauritius Ports Authority. The Chairman is accused of taking bribes from a Dutch company called Boskalis International B.V, which specialises in…

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Mind over disciplinary matters – Supreme Court clarifies rules of attribution in unfair dismissal cases

The Supreme Court handed down judgment this morning in Royal Mail Group Limited v Jhuti [2019] UKSC 55 (press summary), a case in which Matt Jackson appeared as junior counsel for Ms Jhuti. Matt has represented her for the past two years. The Supreme Court’s decision was unanimous. Lord Wilson, with whom all the other…

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Rehana Popal wins Barrister of the Year Award at the 2019 Inspirational Women in Law Awards

10KBW Chambers is delighted to announce that Rehana Popal was chosen as the 2019 ‘Barrister of the Year’. The award was presented at the First 100 Years ‘Inspirational Women in Law’ Awards on 19 November 2019 at a special awards ceremony at London County Hall. The Inspirational Women in Law Awards seek to identify women…

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The Upper Tribunal considers whether death or torture is the “greater harm”

Emma Harris appeared for the asylum claimant in this unusual appeal by the Home Office in which the Home Office was forced to agree that in order for their appeal to succeed they would have to argue that death is a “greater harm” than torture and that a person could be expected to submit to…

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Court of Appeal grants Sara Anzani permission to appeal in 20 year route private life case

The Court of Appeal has granted Sara Anzani permission to appeal in a long running immigration law private life case. Sara, instructed by Nag Law, represents a client who qualified for Indefinite Leave to Remain under the 20 year route. The Court of Appeal has granted permission on two grounds: “(1) it is arguable that…

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James Bogle succeeds in contempt proceedings in the High Court acting for the Claimants

James Bogle, senior civil practitioner at 10 King’s Bench Walk, succeeded in contempt proceedings in a commercial case in the High Court acting for the Claimants, led by Mark Heywood QC of 5 King’s Bench Walk. The Respondent was found in breach of five court orders restraining, among other things, disparagement of the Claimants and…

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Ian Beeby Called to the Bar of Ireland

Chambers congratulates Ian Beeby on being called to the Bar of Ireland. Ian is now authorised to receive instructions and appear at hearings in Irish courts at every level.

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Robert Parkin appears in Court of Appeal case on immigration appeal rights

Robert acted for the Claimant in the Court of Appeal challenging a decision by the First Tier Tribunal striking out an appeal against a decision of the Secretary of State refusing his Article 8 claim for lack of jurisdiction. The Claimant had made an out-of-time human rights claim no right of appeal under the rules…

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