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What of police immunity?
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 10 2015

In DSD and NBV v The Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis 30.06.15, the Court of Appeal has upheld a decision that the police have a duty to


Oil and gas newsletter - Summer 2015
  • Bond Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 27 2015

Following the election of a Conservative majority government in the UK General Election last May, the Government has pressed on with implementation


The "exclusivity principle" in a planning context
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • 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


XVW & YZA v Gravesend Grammar School for Girls
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 25 2012

Neither a school nor a specialist expedition company were vicariously liable for the acts of a man who raped three girls on a school expedition in Belize, while they were working and staying on his farm


Successful challenge to student loan eligibility criteria
  • Eversheds LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 4 2015

In a recent decision, the Supreme Court has ruled in favour of a student who challenged the eligibility criteria relevant to student loans provided


Recent appeals in UAE extradition cases the extradition pipeline has opened
  • Corker Binning
  • United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom
  • 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
  • United Kingdom
  • 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


Successful judicial review challenge against Council’s home to school transport policy which was held to be indirectly discriminatory
  • Eversheds LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 11 2015

In R (on the application of Diocese of Menevia and others) v Swansea City and County Council ("the Council"), the Administrative Court was required


Court clarifies when handcuffs should be used on prisoners or detained persons when in hospital
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 7 2012

The case of FGP v Serco (2012) EWHC 1804 (Admin) concerned the judicial review of Serco’s decision to use restraints on an individual during visits to Hillingdon Hospital


(1) Christina Morgan (on her own behalf as administratrix of the estate of Karl Lewis) (2) Courtney Morgan (by her litigation friend Christina Morgan) v (1) Ministry of Justice (2) The Crown
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • December 6 2010

In (1) Christina Morgan (on her own behalf as administratrix of the estate of Karl Lewis) (2) Courtney Morgan (by her litigation friend Christina Morgan) v (1) Ministry of Justice (2) The Crown 2010, it was held that duties owed to inmates of prisons are non-delegable