Nigel Edwards KC defends in an investigation by the CAA

Nigel Edwards KC defends in an investigation by the CAA

Nigel Edwards KC was recently instructed by the senior partner of Hedley Solicitors Blyth, to lead the defence in an investigation by the Civil Aviation Authority, the Accidents Investigation Branch, and the CPS into a fatal air accident that occurred in 2023. Matters...
Criminal Law Update

Criminal Law Update

CRIMINAL LAW UPDATE BY MAYA HANSON & BILLY TORBETT   Prison Overcrowding: A review of recent Court of Appeal cases The number of people currently held in prison in England and Wales is at a record high. As of Monday 18th March 2024, the prison population was...
Public Law Update

Public Law Update

Public Family Case Law Update by Maya Hanson & Blaise Morris N (Children: Revocation of Placement Orders) [2023] EWCA Civ 1352 The Court of Appeal gave valuable guidance as to the revocation of placement orders.  The Judgement was handed down by Peter Jackson LJ,...
Employment Law Update

Employment Law Update

Employment Law Update The Worker Protection (Amendment of Equality Act 2010) Act 2023 The Worker Protection (Amendment of Equality Act 2010) Bill received Royal Assent on 26 October 2023 and will come into force in October 2024. S26 of the Equality Act 2010 prohibits...