The Legal 500 UK 2020 awards – Monckton in the shortlist for nine accolades

27 Nov 2019 | by Monckton Chambers

The Legal 500 Series, now in its 32nd year, recognises the very best law firms, chambers, silks, in-house lawyers, business leaders and general counsel operating within the UK market through its annual awards. Based on months of research, which includes 70,000 interviews with in-house counsel, law firms and sets, the shortlist for the 2020 awards […]

Professor Carl Baudenbacher – first non-EU lawyer to be made an honorary member of the European Lawyers’ Union (U.A.E.)

26 Nov 2019 | by Monckton Chambers

On the 23rd November, the European Lawyers’ Union (U.A.E.) made Professor Carl Baudenbacher an honorary member. This is the first time that this status has been bestowed on a non-EU lawyer. The European Lawyers’ Union (U.A.E.) brings together the practicing lawyers in all the Member States of the European Union, with the primary aim of […]

Judgment in Royal Mail abuse of dominance case with all-Monckton cast list

12 Nov 2019 | by Monckton Chambers

The Competition Appeal Tribunal has today dismissed Royal Mail’s appeal against a finding by Ofcom that it abused its dominant position to exclude a competitor. The Tribunal’s judgment provides guidance as to the approach for deciding whether conduct is an abuse of dominance. In particular, the Tribunal considered the CJEU judgment in Intel and decided […]

Competition law challenge to Premiership Rugby salary cap rejected – Julian Gregory represented Premiership Rugby

05 Nov 2019 | by Monckton Chambers

Saracens v Premiership Rugby An independent panel, chaired by Lord Dyson, has rejected a competition law challenge to Premiership Rugby’s salary cap, and imposed a points deduction of 35 league points and a fine of £5.3m on Saracens rugby club for breaching the salary cap regulations. The rugby union salary cap is one of several […]

The Future of Competition Litigation

30 Oct 2019 | by Monckton Chambers

6 hrs CPD Ticket price: £149 + VAT A Season of Cheer! On 11 December 2019 Monckton Chambers, NERA Economic Consulting and Augusta will bring together leading competition lawyers, economic experts and funders from the UK, Europe and the US to discuss: Brexit, collective actions, jurisdiction, applicable law, disclosure, confidentiality, damages, expert evidence, funding and […]

Philip Moser QC and Ewan West act in first Concessions Contracts case

18 Oct 2019 | by Monckton Chambers

Ocean Outdoor v London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham [2019] EWCA Civ 1642 The Court of Appeal has given judgment in Ocean Outdoor, the first case turning on the Concessions Contract Regulations 2016 (“the CCRs”). The lead judgment was given by Coulson LJ, formerly the presiding judge in the TCC which is the preferred jurisdiction […]

Chambers Bar UK 2020 – Monckton Chambers is once again top tier for Competition, EU Law, Telecoms, Procurement and Indirect Tax

10 Oct 2019 | by Monckton Chambers

The recently launched Chambers Bar UK 2020 ranks 53 individual Monckton barristers across 18 practice areas with many appearing in multiple categories. Monckton Chambers is one of the most highly ranked sets in the UK as it has been recommended in eleven practice areas; in five of these, Monckton is recognised as a “Band One” […]


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