In Turning Point Ltd v Norfolk County Council  EWHC 2121 (TCC) (26 July 2012) Norfolk County Council (“the Council”) conducted a public procurement process related to a contract for various drug and alcohol treatment services. Turning Point Ltd (“TPL”) was interested in securing this contract and successfully pre-qualified for the tendering process. The tender process was governed by the Public Contract Regulations 2006 (as amended).
In the recent case of Celebrity Pictures Limited & Tyson Sadlo v B Hannah Limited  EWPCC 32 the Patents County Court had to decide whether copyright in six photographs of Karren Brady had been infringed.
In Squibb Group Ltd v Vertase FLI Ltd  EWHC 1958 (TCC) (10 July 2012) the Technology and Construction Court was asked by the Claimant, Squibb Group Ltd (“Squibb”) to enforce an adjudicator’s award for £167,531.05 against the Defendant, Vertase FLI Ltd (“Vertase”).
On 29 June 2012, it was announced that there is to be a unified European Wide patent, valid in 25 member states and London will host the Court.
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In Kazeminy v Siddiqi & Others  EWCA Civ 416 (2 April 2012) the Court of Appeal was asked to consider the construction of a settlement agreement entered into between the appellant, Mr Siddiqi, and the respondent, Mr Kazeminy, and the various companies represented by them to settle proceedings between them.