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The Legal 500 EMEA 2017 - Top Tier Firm

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The Legal 500 EMEA 2016 - Leading Firm

The Legal 500 EMEA 2016 - Leading Firm

Case reviews

13 July 2017
In a judgment handed down on 13 July 2017, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) held that a jurisdiction clause in a marine insurance policy was not binding on a third party in respect of a direct claim brought against the insurer.
18 May 2017
Soon after its bird-strike decision, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) issued yet another decision regarding the interpretation of EU Regulation 261/2004 that deals with the rights of passengers in cases of cancellation, delay and denied boarding.
10 May 2017
The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled in Marcela Pešková & Jiří Peška v Travel Service [04.05.17] that, in the context of EC Regulation 261/2004 (the Regulation), a collision between an aircraft and a bird is an “extraordinary circumstance”, which may exempt the carrier from its obligation to pay compensation.
27 September 2016
TalkTalk unsuccessfully appealed against a fixed monetary penalty notice of £1,000, for failing to notify the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) of a personal data breach within 24 hours of detection of the breach, as required by the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2003 (PECR) and the Notification Regulation (611/2013).
16 May 2016
European Court of Justice (ECJ) decides that claims handling services provided by Polish outsourcing company are not exempt from VAT; decision may have considerable consequences for insurers and outsourcing companies.
10 May 2016
The High Court has recently rendered an interesting judgment in a case which has implications for claims for compensation under Regulation 261/2004. The Court found that Regulation 261/2004 did not apply where passengers did not have a confirmed reservation when they presented for check-in.
28 April 2016
The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) ruled that the Montreal Convention must be interpreted as meaning that an air carrier which has concluded a contract of international carriage with an employer of persons carried as passengers is liable to that employer for damage occasioned by a delay.
23 October 2015
On 6 October 2015, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruled that the Safe Harbour Agreement, allowing transfers of personal data between the EU and the US, is invalid.
 

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