The Public Health Legacy of Dieselgate

The Dieselgate scandal rocked the car industry in 2015 when carmakers were caught cheating vehicle emissions tests. Seven years later, very little has changed.    There are still an estimated 8.5 million vehicles on UK roads that pollute several times above the legal limit. These vehicles are not limited to one manufacturer or a few models […]

Famous Liverpool FC faces join claim against UEFA

Pogust Goodhead and Bingham Solicitors claim against UEFA has received support from famous Liverpool FC faces.  Former LFC player Jason McAteer’s wife Lucy and son Harry signed up to the legal action after they experienced violent and chaotic scenes outside the Stade de France in May.   UEFA claim background The 2022 Champions League Final […]

Pogust Goodhead shortlisted for The Lawyer European Awards 2022

award nomination

We are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted for the prestigious Lawyer European Awards 2022. We have been shortlisted in two categories: Global Firm of the Year in Europe and Most Innovative Technology Initiative. Our Global Firm of the Year in Europe nomination has been presented in recognition of the many successes Pogust Goodhead has had […]

Pogust Goodhead ranked in The Legal 500

Pogust Goodhead is thrilled to announce that we have been ranked in The Legal 500 Environment listings 2022. Acknowledging our outstanding achievements over the past few years, the ranking reflects our international success in representing victims of serious harm by large corporations around the world. Our recent successful rulings in our case against BHP over the Mariana dam […]

A comment for the legal community on the BHP appeal decision

Mariana BHP

Once labelled “the largest white elephant in the history of group actions”, the Court of Appeal in Municipio de Mariana & Ors v BHP Group plc and BHP Group Ltd [2022] EWCA Civ 95 (Judgment) affirmed the jurisdiction of the English courts to hear the claims of some 202,600 claimants in Brazil in respect of […]

Gender dysphoria clinic for children and young people to close following independent review

On 28 July 2022, NHS England announced that the Gender Identity Development Service (GIDS) at the Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust will close following recommendations from the Cass review’s interim report. The Gender Identity Development Service (GIDS) GIDS is a specialised service set up by NHS England to support children and young people with […]

We are Pogust Goodhead: name change and expansion announced by global law firm

Global law firm PGMBM will now be known as Pogust Goodhead after a succession of litigation victories. Following a landmark ruling ensuring mining giant BHP will face their day of reckoning in the English courts over the Mariana dam disaster, the law firm will also be expanding its services in Brazil.  Pogust Goodhead expansion With the addition […]