Prince Andrew opens the UTC building, Swindon, Britain - 11 Dec 2014

Prince Andrew: the legal issues

By Dan Bunting If the UK press love a sex scandal and a good royal story, imagine what you get when you put the two together. This month the news broke that victims of Jeffrey Epstein, an American … [Read More...]

Child abduction

Assigning jurisdiction in child abduction cases

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has given a preliminary ruling on assigning jurisdiction to a specialist court to consider a child abduction case even though another court in the same member state was already seised in parental responsibility proceedings.(David Bradbrooke v Anna Aleksandrowicz: … [Read More...]

Ched Evans

Ched Evans: the legal issues

By Dan Bunting The "innocent man wrongly imprisoned who fights a valiant struggle to secure his freedom" is a long used trope in our culture. The hero is normally a sympathetic figure, heroically taking on the establishment. However much Ched Evans would like to see himself in that vein, he is … [Read More...]