Legal Indemnity Insurance – Cynics or Sentimentalists?

In Oscar Wilde’s Lady Windermere’s Fan, Cecil asks Lord Darlington what it takes to be a cynic, to which the latter replies ‘one who knows the price of everything, but the value of nothing. The converse of that, a Sentimentalist, is one who sees an absurd value in all things, but knows the price of … Continue reading Legal Indemnity Insurance – Cynics or Sentimentalists?

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Is the decision in EMI Group Ltd v O & H Q1 Ltd causing you sleepless nights?

The decision of the High Court in EMI Group Ltd v O & H Q1 Ltd [2016] EWHC 529 (Ch) concludes that a guarantor is absolutely precluded from becoming the assignee on an assignment by the tenant whose tenant covenants he is guaranteeing. The reasoning behind this is that the effect of such an assignment … Continue reading Is the decision in EMI Group Ltd v O & H Q1 Ltd causing you sleepless nights?

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