21st April - Law News

1577th Edition: LawNewsIndex is a UK based Law, Justice, Legislation & Rights related daily news & legal articles archive brought to you by TheLawMap

FOCUS OF THE DAY: A Court of Appeal judge has criticised parties for their ‘cavalier approach’ to litigation and sent a warning that this will no longer be tolerated. Ruling in The Prudential Assurance Company v HM Revenue & Customs, Lord Justice Lewison (pictured) said the case involving dividends paid on shares in foreign companies had been running since April 2003 and it still ‘remains to be seen’ whether an end is in sight. Full story - The Law Society Gazette

Saturday Conversations on Law
Today's video story: Michael Sandel explores the philosophical justifications made for national borders. Using a pioneering state-of-the-art studio at the Harvard Business School, Professor Sandel is joined by 60 participants from over 30 countries in a truly global digital space.