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Brexit: Sector and Legal Perspectives
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • September 19 2016

Businesses need to consider how to deal with the immediate effects, what analysis and planning they should undertake as a result and what


High Court in Belfast rejects Brexit challenge
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • October 28 2016

The High Court in Belfast dismissed two judicial review challenges to the Government's proposed invocation of Article 50 of the Treaty on European


Quashing a decision on the basis of material error of fact
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 30 2010

In R (March) v Secretary of State for Health 2010 EWHC 765 (Admin), Mr Justice Holman in the High Court quashed on the grounds of material error of fact a decision by the Secretary of State concerning the level of ex gratia payments made to NHS patients treated with contaminated blood


Employers may have to permit carryover of statutory holiday lost due to illness
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 29 2010

Both public and private sector employees may be entitled to carry over statutory holiday lost through illness


Penalties, prison and personal visits from the regulator get ready for the tougher UK data privacy regime
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 1 2009

The time of the UK Information Commissioner's Office ("ICO") as the kindly uncle in Europe's otherwise fearsome family of data protection regulators is over


Administrative Court clarifies law on judicial review time limits under CPR 54.5
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 20 2013

The Administrative Court has recently handed down its judgment in R (on the application of Maria Stella Nash) v Barnet London Borough Council & (1


The Great Repeal Bill: What will this mean for environmental legislation?
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • October 24 2016

On 2 October 2016, Prime Minister Theresa May announced at the Conservative Party's annual conference that all existing EU law - and therefore


The Supreme Court considers proportionality and when public bodies must consult before taking decisions which impact on a person's business
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 17 2013

Bank Mellat (the "Bank"), an Iranian bank, appealed against the Court of Appeal's decision (2011 EWCA Civ 1) to uphold measures taken by HM Treasury


Court of Appeal consolidates the requirements for substantive legitimate expectation
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 24 2013

The law of legitimate expectations relates to circumstances where a public body has in some way led someone to believe that the authority will act in


High Court sets out key principles to ensure a fair consultation process
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 10 2013

In the recent decision of R (on the application of Save our Surgery Ltd) v Joint Committee of Primary Care Trusts 2013 EWHC 439, the court quashed