Article Tag: Lord Neuberger

A green light for developers, or not?

Developers naturally just want to get on with building work to realise a return on their investment. Any delays, particularly if there is any an element of finance involved, can seriously eat into their profit margins. One cause of delays, and what can be a real thorn in the side of developers, is claims for… Read more »

Legal professional privilege – not extended to accountants

As predicted in my previous article in June 2012 (click here to view), Prudential has failed in its appeal against the Court of Appeal ruling that Legal Professional privilege should not be extended to Chartered Accountants. The specific issue raised by this appeal is whether a client can claim legal advice privilege (LAP) over advice given… Read more »