Mental Capacity Guidance Note: Best Interests

Monthly Archives: 30th November 2021

Mental Capacity Guidance Note: Best Interests


This guidance note provides those who have to consider best interests with an overview of the relevant law and principles. Its focus is on: (a) how to apply the MCA… Read more »

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Court of Appeal judgment relating to costs of split trials: Anna Lintner appears for successful Respondent


The Court of Appeal has handed down judgment in Re. The Stratos Club, Langer v McKeown [2021] EWCA Civ 1792. The appeal dealt with a point of costs law that… Read more »

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Successful defence of listed building judicial review


On 26 November 2021, following a rolled up hearing, Mrs Justice Steyn dismissed a claim for judicial review (R (Arnold) v Bath and North East Somerset Council and Cedar Care… Read more »

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Series 2, Episode 3: Streetspace the Return


In this episode, Emily’s colleague Daniel Kozelko returns to update us on the TAG litigation and Streetspace roll out.  Considering the response of the higher courts to the challenges posed… Read more »

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Success in two prison law judicial reviews


In M v The Secretary of State for Justice, the relevant policies at the heart of the claim provided that male prisoners could generally be progressed to open conditions in… Read more »

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The Supreme Court Judgment in Lloyd v Google LLC [2021] UKSC 50


On 10 November 2021 the UK Supreme Court handed down its decision in Lloyd v Google LLC [2021] UKSC 50 in which it unanimously granted Google’s appeal in the £3bn… Read more »

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To demur is human: Court of Appeal holds that demurrage liquidates all damages for delay, absent an additional breach


Some questions of law remain for a long time undecided by higher authority, despite their importance. For example: If, under a voyage charter: a charterer breaches its obligation to complete… Read more »

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Planning, Environment and Property Newsletter – November 2021


Welcome to the November issue of our Planning, Environment and Property newsletter. We decided to delay it slightly to pick up on COP26 and, as hoped, the final receipt of… Read more »

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UK State Aid Law Association – The Subsidy Control Bill


Kelly Stricklin-Coutinho will be speaking at this event, hosted by Pinsent Masons, on the 1st December. The second of two sessions from the UK State Aid Law Association, the seminar… Read more »

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The High Court Affirms Avoidance of EL Policy


Komives and Varhelyi v Hick Lane Bedding Limited (in administration) v Am Trust Europe Limited [24.11.21] This case features a successful avoidance of an employers’ liability (EL) policy on grounds… Read more »

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