Court of Appeal ruling on Court powers to order disclosure of material from personal devices

On 20 January 2021, the Court of Appeal handed down its judgment in the case of Phones 4U Limited v EE Limited [2021] EWCA Civ 116. It upheld the decision that, for the purposes of disclosure, the personal devices of the defendant’s employees and former employees containing relevant documents were under the defendant’s control. The court…

Law360 reports on Preiskel & Co dispute resolution team case Dynasty Company for Oil and Gas Trading v the Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraq and Dr Ashti Hawrami

Law360 published an article on 10 February 2021 reporting on a preliminary hearing on jurisdiction in Dynasty Company for Oil and Gas Trading v the Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraq and Dr Ashti Hawrami. At the hearing, the question considered was whether the UK court’s have jurisdiction to hear the claim, and whether Dr Hawrami,…