07 Jun 2020

The Knowledge Newsletter (June 2020)

CONTENTS

  • JUSTICE supported by Corker Binning and others leads the way with global first ever virtual mock jury trials Peter Binning
  • “Tradition should be respected but innovation has its place” – a modest proposal for judge-only trials in fraud cases David Corker
  • Jury unanimity in the UK and US – what is the verdict? Edward Grange
  • Why HMRC’s reluctance to prosecute companies for the failure to prevent the facilitation of tax evasion may be about to change Jessica Parker
  • Crime, fraud and iniquity – how can an allegation of wrongdoing override Legal Professional Privilege? Nick Barnard
  • BURFORD V LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE – making a splash in Muddy Waters Claire Cross The Supreme Court puts the DPA in MLA – but will Brexit mean the victory is short-lived? Andrew Smith