Green energy tycoon Dale Vince has called for time limits on divorce cash claims after agreeing to pay his ex-wife £300,000 in a financial settlement.
Survivors of a North Sea helicopter crash which killed four people have received a seven figure pay-out in damages.
Russia has begun its appeal in the Netherlands against an international arbitration order that Moscow pay $50billion in damages to shareholders from the oil company Yukos.
An island community is celebrating a £3million windfarm payout - without a single turbine being built. A French company will pay up as part of a "golden au revoir" deal after scrapping its £200million proposal for the Eishken estate on Lewis. Engie, previously trading as GDF-Suez, abandoned the project last October, blaming uncertainty about the laying of a connecting subsea cable to the mainland for its decision.