39 Essex Chambers’ Court of Protection team launches COP Cases Online

Monthly Archives: 29th June 2012

39 Essex Chambers’ Court of Protection team launches COP Cases Online

The Court of Protection team at Thirty Nine Essex Street are delighted to announce the launch of their COP Cases Online database, available here. This database, drawn from our authoritative newsletters, is… Read more »

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Domestic Sports Related Arbitration

Please click here for Jonathan Bellamy’s powerpoint presentation.

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Summers v Fairclough Homes Limited [2012] UKSC 26

In a landmark judgment given on 27 June 2012 the Supreme Court in the case of Summers v Fairclough Limited, in which William Norris QC led James Todd and Sadie… Read more »

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Robert Jay QC named ‘Barrister of the Year’ at the Lawyer Awards 2012

We are delighted to announce that Robert Jay QC was named ‘Barrister of the Year’ at The Lawyer Awards 2012 which took place last night. At what is undoubtedly one… Read more »

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2012 Annual ‘Taking Stock’ Conference – The Mental Health & Mental Capacity Acts in Practice – Manchester

TAKING STOCK: The MHA 1983 and MCA 2005 in Practice A National Conference jointly promoted by the Approved Mental Health Professionals Association (North West and North Wales) and Cardiff Law… Read more »

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Police photographs: pro bono win for Liberty

In R (RMC and FJ) v. Metropolitan Police Commissioner [2012] EWHC 1681 (Admin), the Divisional Court has upheld judicial review claims about retention of custody photographs.  The court ruled that… Read more »

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Gordon Nardell QC and Christiaan Zwart in latest case on flood risk policy.

In R (Manchester Ship Canal Co) v. Environment Agency [2012] EWHC 1643 (Admin), Lang J considered the Environment Agency’s policy approach to mapping the “undefended scenario” flood zones on the… Read more »

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Alex Ruck Keene appears in ground-breaking case on placement of foreign minor in English psychiatric institution.

Alex Ruck Keene (led by Henry Setright QC) has appeared on behalf of the Health Service Executive of Ireland in the first case upon the placement of a foreign minor… Read more »

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Gordon Nardell QC is a founding member of just-launched Journal of Legislative Drafting and Law Reform

Gordon Nardell QC is a founding Editorial Board member of the recently-launched International Journal of Legislative Drafting and Law Reform. The Journal seeks to fill a gap in the current… Read more »

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