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Woman's best friend removal of police dog from pregnant handler was direct discrimination

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 10 2014

PC Keohane was a dog handler, handling two "narcotics" dogs. Her status as a dual narcotics dog handler was important in that it enhanced her career

High Court rules on non-planning councillors speaking at planning committee meetings

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 4 2014

Ali Williams comments on the recent case of BISHOP'S STORTFORD CIVIC FEDERATION (Claimant) v EAST HERTFORDSHIRE DISTRICT COUNCIL (Defendant) & (1

Place of fixed term contracts in old collective redundancy law clarified

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 18 2014

The Court of Session has paved the way for historic disputes about fixed term contracts and redundancies in the HE sector to be resolved. The ruling

Woodlands v Essex County Council

  • Burges Salmon LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 22 2013

This was the question put to the Supreme Court in Woodland v Essex County Council 2013UKSC 66. The unfortunate circumstances of the case involved

The "exclusivity principle" in a planning context

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 27 2011

The Court of Appeal has held that the service of a breach of planning condition notice is a "purely public" act, so the correct way of challenging such a notice is by way of judicial review proceedings

Recent appeals in UAE extradition cases the extradition pipeline has opened

  • Corker Binning
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  • United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom
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  • January 15 2013

The number of countries with which the UK has formal extradition treaties is ever increasing, as the government seeks to cooperate more closely with

Parties to judicial review: who is 'interested'?

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 1 2010

In R (on the application of McVey) v Secretary of State for Health 2010 EWHC 1225 (Admin) the High Court held that, in judicial review proceedings, it has no jurisdiction to hear interested third parties who cease to be directly affected by a claim

An Informer v Chief Constable 2012 EWCA Civ 197

  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • December 18 2012

Earlier this year the Court of Appeal gave further guidance as to the extent of the Police's duty of care owed to informers

AXA General Insurance Limited and others v The Lord Advocate and others

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
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  • October 14 2011

The Supreme Court recently released its judgment in the case of AXA General Insurance Limited and others v The Lord Advocate and others

St George v The Home Office

  • Kennedys Law LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 31 2008

The Claimant, then aged 29, was serving a 4-month sentence for theft in Brixton Prison