LIMITATION ACT & PROPERTY OBTAINED IN BREACH OF TRUST

Burden Holdings (UK) Ltd v Fielding & Another, see here for the full judgment, concerned the interpretation of section 21(1)(b) of the Limitation Act 1980 by the Supreme Court. Section 21 as a whole states: "21.- Time limit for actions in respect of trust property. (1) No period of limitation prescribed by this Act shall apply to an action by a…

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James Damore; views on biological differences amount to sexual harassment, according to NLRB

Further to my last post on the James Damore lawsuit against Google, last week, the National Labour Relations Board (a government body) released their legal opinion on Damore's termination by Google. They concluded that the termination was lawful and that the expression of Damore's views, that there are certain aggregate differences between men and women, which are due biology, amounted to harassment.  This was despite…

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