Karen Gough awarded the Legal Education Certificate for the Commonwealth Caribbean

Monthly Archives: 31st May 2016

Karen Gough awarded the Legal Education Certificate for the Commonwealth Caribbean

Karen completed the Council of Legal Education’s Six-Month Programme last month at the Norman Manley Law School in Jamaica. In the Commonwealth Caribbean, the Legal Education Certificate is a professional… Read more »

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The trial of claims relating to the Mau Mau Rebellion opens in the High Court

On Monday 23 May 2016, the trial of over 40,000 claims in respect of the Mau Mau Rebellion commenced in the High Court before Stewart J. Lisa Giovannetti QC, Jack… Read more »

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Planning, Environment & Property Newsletter – June 2016

Welcome to the Planning, Environment and Property Newsletter – June 2016 The pace of planning law reform continues apace. This week just as the new Housing and Planning Act 2016… Read more »

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Woman’s bid to use deceased daughter’s eggs continues in the Court of Appeal

A 60-year-old woman who wants to use her late daughter’s frozen eggs to give birth to her own grandchild is continuing her legal battle. Jenni Richards QC & Rose Grogan,… Read more »

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Triple Killer Joanne Dennehy Loses Human Rights Courts Battle

Serial killer Joanna Dennehy has lost her bid for damages for human rights violations after being put in solitary confinement in prison. Jenni Richards QC acted for Sodexo Ltd, who… Read more »

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Garden Bridge Challenge

This week Lambeth residents sent a pre-action letter to Lambeth Borough Council challenging its decision to vary the terms of its lease with Coin Street Community Builders in order to… Read more »

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Only a partial victory?

In this article John Pugh-Smith considers the recent successful appeal by the Government in Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government v West Berkshire District Council and Reading Borough… Read more »

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Planning Law Update – Cambridge

Presented by: Stephen Tromans QC Daniel Stedman Jones Jonathan Darby Venue: The Howard Theatre Downing College Cambridge CB2 1DQ Date and Time: Thursday 9th June 2016, 5.30pm – 7pm  … Read more »

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C A N C E L L E D: When public services outsourcing goes wrong – BT Cornwall v Cornwall Council & Ors. Lessons in prevention and cure

SEMINAR C A N C E L L E D Due to unforeseen circumstances, we are postponing this seminar from Thursday 9th June until the Autumn – a new date… Read more »

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Deok Joo Rhee joins 39 Essex Chambers.

39 Essex Chambers is delighted to announce Deok Joo Rhee has joined chambers. Deok Joo was called to the bar in 1998 and arrives from 11 King’s Bench Walk. She… Read more »

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