Court of Appeal guidance on “intentional homelessness” under section 191 Housing Act 1996

Monthly Archives: 13th July 2017

Court of Appeal guidance on “intentional homelessness” under section 191 Housing Act 1996


Afonso da Trindade v London Borough of Hackney [2017] EWCA Civ 942 The Court of Appeal has given guidance on the approach to be adopted in a case where an… Read more »

CategoryNews Date

Kate Grange QC and Rose Grogan named Counsel to the Grenfell Tower Inquiry


Kate Grange QC and Rose Grogan have been named as Counsel to the Grenfell Tower Inquiry, which will be chaired by the former Court of Appeal judge, Sir Martin Moore-Bick…. Read more »

CategoryNews Date

Hodge Malek QC and James Potts resist legal professional privilege injunction


In Simpkin v The Berkeley Group Holdings plc [2017] EWHC 1472 (QB), Hodge Malek QC and James Potts successfully resisted an application by the former Group Finance Director of Berkeley… Read more »

CategoryNews Date

William Norris QC succeeds in application for consent for 170 MW capacity wind farm in Scotland


On 30th June 2017 the Scottish Ministers notified Vattenfall Wind Power that it had succeeded in its application for consent under s. 36 of the Electricity Act 1986 (and deemed… Read more »

CategoryNews Date

Mental Capacity Report – July 2017


Welcome to the July 2017 Mental Capacity Report. Highlights this month include: (1) In the Health, Welfare and Deprivation of Liberty Report: important decisions grappling with the meaning of best… Read more »

CategoryNews Date

Mental Capacity Report: Scotland – July 2017


In the Scotland Report: draft rules from Strathclyde Sheriff’s Court concerning AWI applications. Download the Mental Capacity Report: Scotland For all of our reports, newsletters and cases please visit our Mental… Read more »

CategoryNews Date

Wider Context Report – July 2017


In the Wider Context Report: post-PJ problems, problems with care homes and capacity assessments and are moves really under way to change mental health laws? Download the Wider Context Report…. Read more »

CategoryNews Date

Practice and Procedure Report – July 2017


In the Practice and Procedure Report: changes to – and extension of the scope of – the Transparency Pilot and comments sought on a mediation pilot project. Download the Practice… Read more »

CategoryNews Date

Property and Affairs Report – July 2017


In the Property and Affairs Report: a new approach to severance and gifts. Download the Property and Affairs Report For all of our reports, newsletters and cases please visit our Mental… Read more »

CategoryNews Date

Health, Welfare and Deprivation of Liberty Report – July 2017


In the Health, Welfare and Deprivation of Liberty Report: important decisions grappling with the meaning of best interests in the contexts of religious practices and delusional beliefs, and (finally) detailed… Read more »

CategoryNews Date

Legal updates


Subscribe to our newsletters, updates and seminars.

Subscribe

Practice Areas


    Sectors


      Call +44 (0)20 7832 1111 for more information

      Barrister portfolio

      Close

      Click the + icon next to any barrister to add their profile to this portfolio.

      Barrister Call CV Email