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21 11, 2017

Chisenhale Editions at Teacher Stern

By | November 21st, 2017|Services|

Teacher Stern is pleased to present an exhibition of limited edition artworks from Chisenhale Gallery at its London offices. Chisenhale Gallery is a not-for-profit contemporary art gallery based in East London, with an award winning, 35-year history as one of London’s most innovative venues for contemporary art and education. Chisenhale Gallery is a registered charity and part of Arts Council England's National [...]

15 11, 2017

Teacher Stern Charity Winter Fayre

By | November 15th, 2017|About Us|

Join us for a special shopping event in support of Grief Encounter on Wednesday, 29 November 2017 between 4.30 and 7.30pm   Buy all your seasonal gifts in one place. Special vendors include: Cornflower Blue, Linziclip, One To Wine, Cheezelo Cheese, Lola's Cupcakes, Soothe-me, Ubrew, Unit London and much more. A raffle with some very exciting prizes will be held with 100% [...]

1 11, 2017

Have you got a shared appreciation mortgage and want a fairer deal?

By | November 1st, 2017|About Us|

Borrowers who took out shared appreciation mortgages with Barclays or Bank of Scotland in the 1990s have until the end of the year to sign up to legal action against the banks. Teacher Stern, a law firm specialising in securing redress for customers who've been treated unfairly by financial services companies, originally set a summer 2017 deadline for SAM borrowers [...]

12 10, 2017

Teacher Stern receives additional rankings in Legal 500 2017

By | October 12th, 2017|About Us|

Teacher Stern is delighted to be "Recommended by The Legal 500" as a leading law firm in the latest release of the publication. This year’s results see Teacher Stern going from strength to strength with rankings in two additional practice areas and 19 new lawyer recommendations compared to the previous year. Teacher Stern has been recommended in the following 10 practice areas: Corporate [...]

5 10, 2017

Kick Off – Deciding whether to Litigate or Arbitrate in Football Disputes

By | October 5th, 2017|Dispute Resolution, Sport|

On 4 September 2017, the High Court determined an appeal in the case of Wilfried Guemiand Bony v Gilbert Francis Kacou & Ors [2017] EWHC 2146 (Ch). The primary question before the court was whether the proceedings brought by Mr Bony, a professional footballer, should be stayed to allow the matter to be decided under the Football Association’s Rule K [...]

18 09, 2017

Tough Mudder 2017

By | September 18th, 2017|About Us|

On a chilly Saturday morning (16th September 2017), as the sun was beginning to rise, our brave team made their way to Faygate, after months of intense physical and mental preparation, to take part in what has been described as "probably the toughest event on the planet"! They battled their way through litres of grade A mud, ice, electric shocks [...]

6 09, 2017

Teacher Stern Take to the Mud at Tough Mudder South 2017

By | September 6th, 2017|About Us|

Only 10 days to go until our Tough Teacher Stern Team hit the mud in Tough Mudder South 2017. Tough Mudder is an endurance event series where participants attempt a 10-12 mile long obstacle course, a lot of it through mud, ice, electric fences and other stupidly challenging obstacles!! All of this madness is to raise much needed funds for our [...]

4 09, 2017

Partner Philip Rubens comments on “Courtly Competition” in The Economist

By | September 4th, 2017|Dispute Resolution, Services|

LOFTILY as they may disdain the profit motive, Britain’s judges are, on a national level, money-spinners. English law is often specified as the one under which commercial contracts are to be interpreted and enforced. And disputes often end up being heard in British courts. But, like any business, the law is competitive, and other jurisdictions want to snatch a share [...]

22 08, 2017

Breakfast Seminar: Practical Steps To Be Ready For The GDPR

By | August 22nd, 2017|Services|

When: Thursday 28th September 2017 8:00am arrival for a 8:30am start Where: Teacher Stern Offices, 37 - 41 Bedford Row, London, WC1R 4JH What: With less than a year to go before the GDPR becomes enforceable, all businesses, if they haven’t done so already, need to start taking the GDPR seriously. In this seminar we will discuss the steps that [...]

1 08, 2017

High Court reinforces specialist function of Central London County Court TCC

By | August 1st, 2017|Construction, Dispute Resolution, Services|

Following an emphatic victory for our Claimant client in the Technology and Construction Division of Central London County Court, the Defendant tried to appeal,  challenging almost every finding of fact. In the High Court Kerr J dismissed the application for permission to appeal, referring by analogy to the Court of Appeal’s unwillingness to investigate findings of fact made by the [...]

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