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Liquidation

Liquidation How far can you push the Court over contested liquidation proceedings and applications for "unusual" consequential orders pending appeal, including directors' powers, the Court's jurisdiction, and the fettering of liquidators?

Data control

Data control Against the backdrop of Lloyd v Google, what damages are recoverable for loss of control of data and what is the likely impact on representative actions?

Anonymity

Anonymity How can you expect the court to react to the anonymity of claimants in light of A v Burke and Hare UKEATS: the right to privacy against open justice?

3rd party hosts - Adam Wolanski QC, 5RB

3rd party hosts - Adam Wolanski QC, 5RB How do you get a third-party host to take down a website that contains defamatory publications and pursue claims against persons unknown who operate online?

Serious Harm - Heather Rogers QC, Doughty Street Chambers

Serious Harm - Heather Rogers QC, Doughty Street Chambers What - right now - amounts to 'serious harm' after the spate of recent cases, including the impact of 'the rule in Dingle'?

Accuracy - William Bennett QC, 5RB

Accuracy - William Bennett QC, 5RB What does "accuracy" mean in the context of the Data Protection Act? How does it fit in with defamation concepts and when can one or both be used?

Unknown persons

Unknown persons: How do you gain an advantage for your client when securing freezing injunctions against unknown persons, supported by case-law and practical examples?

Double-Freezing - Rajesh Pillai QC, 3VB

Double-Freezing - Rajesh Pillai QC, 3VB How do you gain an edge when facing multiple freezing injunctions from multiple claimants in multiple actions against a common defendant? To what extent can you double-freeze?

Dissipation - Steven Thompson QC, XXIV Old Buildings

Dissipation - Steven Thompson QC, XXIV Old Buildings How willing is the court to accept evidence of dissipation of assets in freezing injunction applications following the spate of recent cases?

Third parties

Third parties: Is there a new approach to "Chabra" injunctions against third parties following the Privy Council's decision in Convoy Collateral Ltd v Broad Idea International Ltd?

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