Non-Disclosure Agreements: dirty secrets or commercial necessity?

Non-Disclosure Agreements: dirty secrets or commercial necessity?

Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDAs) have once again been headline news, and once again not in a positive light. In today’s world the general population will most probably only hear of these standard legal documents when it comes to senior business, entertainment and...
Local firm awarded Law Society’s Top Quality Mark for Excellence

Local firm awarded Law Society’s Top Quality Mark for Excellence

Just one year on from being one of only 11% of law firms in the country to be awarded the Lexcel accreditation, JMP Solicitors sailed through the onsite re-assessment. The Law Society assessor remarked: “The firm has succeeded in implementing the high standards...
The Court of Appeal Judgment in Williams v Network Rail Infrastructure Ltd

The Court of Appeal Judgment in Williams v Network Rail Infrastructure Ltd

Network Rail have admitted to their failings in dealing with this pernicious weed and the injunction we brought to make them deal with the problem has been agreed with by the Court of Appeal. What does it mean? This is a significant case for local authorities,...