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Robert O'Leary in Court of Appeal victory establishing prison service vicariously liable for prisoner at workTOP STORY

News 20February2014 , 12:00

Robert O'Leary in Court of Appeal victory establishing prison service vicariously liable for prisoner at work

In Cox v Ministry of Justice [2014] EWCA Civ 132, Robert O'Leary, led by Robert Weir QC, acted for a catering manager at HMP Swansea who was injured by a prisoner, who was engaged in kitchen work.  Al......

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News 19February2014 , 14:00

Keith Bush appointed QC honoris causa

Chambers is delighted to announce the appointment of Keith Bush as Queen’s Counsel honoris causa.  Keith joined Civitas Law as a door tenant following his departure from the Welsh Government's legal s......

Excellent review in Chambers & Partners' UK Bar 2014TOP STORY

News 31October2013 , 00:00

Excellent review in Chambers & Partners' UK Bar 2014

The new edition of the Chambers and Partners' UK Bar Guide has confirmed the quality of the barristers at Civitas Law.  All here are of course grateful to those who have provided such positive feedbac......

New Legal 500 confirms Chambers' profile and expertiseTOP STORY

News 15October2013 , 00:00

New Legal 500 confirms Chambers' profile and expertise

The 2013 edition of the Legal 500 which was published this morning has maintained Chambers' strong position as a Top Tier Set with 16 of its barristers being featured. Amidst recognition of individua......

Anthony Vines reviews the regulatory changes for site owners and residents of mobile homes in Wales

Article 19February2014 , 00:00

Anthony Vines reviews the regulatory changes for site owners and residents of mobile homes in Wales

The regulation of certain mobile home sites will change with effect from 1st October 2014 following the passage of the Mobile Homes (Wales) Act 2013.  The changes do not apply to holiday sites and to ......

Jonathan Walters successful for West Midlands Police

News 13December2013 , 00:00

Jonathan Walters successful for West Midlands Police

Head of Civitas' Employment Team, Jonathan Walters, has recently been successful acting for West Midlands Police in a claim brought by a former police officer and Federation Health and Safety Manager.......

Mair Coombes-Davies appointed Visiting Professor

News 12December2013 , 00:00

Mair Coombes-Davies appointed Visiting Professor

Chambers is delighted to announce that Dr Mair Coombes-Davies has been appointed a Visiting Professor by the University of South Wales.  

News 06December2013 , 00:00

Leading victory on pre-action disclosure in Court of Appeal

Two members of Civitas Law, Theo Huckle QC leading Cathrine Grubb, are delighted to have learned of their recent success in the Court of Appeal on what is undoubtedly an important decision on pre-acti......

Civitas Law supports launch of University of South Wales' Pro Bono Clinic

14November2013 , 00:00

Civitas Law supports launch of University of South Wales' Pro Bono Clinic

The University of South Wales launched its new Legal and Financial Advice Clinic at an event held at The Atrium last night. The scheme will enable members of the public and small businesses who requir......

News 31October2013 , 00:00

Contributors to brand new edition of workplace textbook

The new 16th Edition of Munkman on Employer's Liability, the leading text book on workplace injury, has been published.  Important contributions to the volume have been made by barristers Theo Huckle ......

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