Yearly Archives: 2019

Criminal Evidence Act 2019

The  Criminal Evidence Act (CEA) 2019 governs the admission of bad character [BC] and hearsay evidence in the Isle of Man. Its impact will be transformative. Admission of this evidence… Read more »

Category: Articles | Author: Anwar Nashashibi, Ben Isaacs | | read more >

Search Warrants & Supporting Material – Time for a Change?

Overview By their nature, search warrants are deeply intrusive, and represent a gross interference with privacy & family life. They inevitably cause reputational damage, and result in the seizure and… Read more »

Category: Articles | Author: Andrew Wheeler | | read more >

Pitfalls in quantifying brain injury claims

Deirdre Goodwin reviews cases of traumatic brain injury (TBI) or acquired brain injury (ABI) suffered by adult claimants and considers how to approach the many challenges and pitfalls in gathering… Read more »

Category: Articles | Author: Deirdre Goodwin | | read more >

The treatment of personal injury damages on divorce: is it time for a more principled approach?

In 2010, James Cracknell, the Olympic rowing gold medallist, suffered devastating brain injuries when cycling across the United States.  In a 2012 interview with the Telegraph, Cracknell and his wife… Read more »

Category: Articles | Author: Sarah Edwards | | read more >

Poole BC v GN and another [2019] UKSC 25

Steven Ford QC and Adam Weitzman QC review the recent Supreme Court judgment in the case of Poole BC v GN and another [2019] UKSC 25. Click here to download… Read more »

Category: Articles | Author: Steven Ford, Adam Weitzman | | read more >

David O’Mahony successfully represents the Jersey Solicitor General and USDOJ in major forfeiture case

More than US$267 million, linked to a corrupt former Nigerian President, has been recovered by Jersey following years of court battles. David O’Mahony successfully represented the US Department of Justice… Read more »

Category: News | Author: David O'Mahony | | read more >

7BR taking part in the London Legal Walk 2019

7BR will be joining thousands of other walkers on Monday 17 June to take part in the London Legal Walk. We are raising funds for the London Legal Support Trust… Read more »

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7BR Seminar – Murder, sexual offences and disclosure – Thursday 4 July

Murder, sexual offences and disclosure: an overview of the changing legal landscape Join us on Thursday 4 July for our upcoming seminar looking at recent developments in murder, rape and… Read more »

Category: Events | Author: James House, Vanessa Marshall, Gareth Weetman | | read more >

7BR delighted to welcome new member Kiril Waite

7BR is delighted to welcome Kiril Waite to chambers Kiril joins our Civil team and specialises in large loss and technical claims and is experienced in catastrophic injuries and Fatal… Read more »

Category: News | Author: Kiril Waite | | read more >

Richard Baker elected to APIL Executive Committee

7BR is delighted to announce that Richard Baker has been elected to the national executive committee of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL). APIL is an organisation which campaigns… Read more »

Category: News | Author: Richard Baker | | read more >


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