Brazil's Supreme Court has overturned a 2016 decision that defendants who failed a first appeal could be imprisoned. Dr George Meszaros from Warwick Law School comments on the ruling, which could see former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva released.
School of Law's Professor Christian Twigg-Flesner comments on 'costly trap' of insurance policy auto-renewal
An interim report by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has estimated that millions of consumers are overpaying on insurance premiums by remaining loyal to their provider and not shopping around. Professor Christian Twigg-Flesner from the School of Law has highlighted how auto-renewal of policies can be used by providers to their own advantage.
Dr Maebh Harding comments on LGBT+ issues in family law, as today marks 50 years since the gay rights movement started
Dr Maebh Harding, from the School of Law at the University of Warwick comments on LGBT issues in the area of English Family Law as Stonewall, as LGBTQ+ groups mark 50 years since the modern gay rights movement was jump started by a police raid prompting a riot.
The recent Mozambique/Credit Suisse fraud case has highlighted the problem of secret loans that are helping to push impoverished countries into debt. Dr Stephen Connelly and Dr Celine Tan of Warwick Law have been supporting Jubilee Debt Campaign's work on this issue. Dr Connelly comments on the news that Labour plan an Overseas Loans Transparency Act to tackle the problem.