Philip Shepherd QC and Heather Murphy act for Times Travel in leading Supreme Court case on the law of duress

2 November 2020

Philip Shepherd QC and Heather Murphy act for Times Travel in leading Supreme Court case on the law of duress

Philip Shepherd QC and Heather Murphy act for the appellant in Times Travel v Pakistan International Airlines Corporation, a significant case on economic duress where the airline is held to have used illegitimate pressure to force the IATA agent into an agreement to abandon claims for commission. Times Travel were successful at first instance, but lost on Appeal and were granted permission to appeal by the Supreme Court.

Click here for the background to the case and here for press coverage in The Lawyer.

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