Entitlement to British Citizenship: Pakistan Citizenship Act 1951 and British Nationality Act 1981


Entitlement to British Citizenship: Pakistan Citizenship Act 1951 and British Nationality Act 1981

The Court of Appeal (Lord Justice Coulson, Lord Justice Haddon-Cave and Lord Justice Edis) has handed down its judgment in Secretary of State for the Home Department v Tariq [2021]… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Zane Malik QC Date

Alexander Burrell joins Chambers

We are delighted to announce that Alexander Burrell has joined Chambers, with immediate effect. Alexander will be joining Chambers’ Commercial, Construction and International Arbitration group. Alexander joins from 42 Bedford… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Alexander Burrell Date

Changes to release provisions for prisoners

The Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill is to be considered by Members of Parliament at a second reading on Monday 15 and Tuesday 16 March. Three of the sections… Read more »

CategoryArticles, News Author Ian Brownhill Date

DEFRA protected sites guidance ‘contradicts EA position on water abstraction’ (ENDS Report)

Stephen Tromans QC is currently advising on the serious deterioration of river systems in the Broads special areas of conservation, in a case raising important issues of the proactive duty… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Stephen Tromans QC Date

Planning, Environment & Property Newsletter – 11th March 2021

Welcome to the latest edition of our Planning, Environment and Property newsletter.  This edition features articles from Richard Harwood OBE QC (on planning and the way out of lockdown for leisure,… Read more »

CategoryNews, Newsletters Author Richard Harwood OBE QC, Richard Wald QC, Jonathan Darby Date

Planning and the way out of lockdown for leisure, hospitality and attractions

The leisure and hospitality sectors have had a particularly horrible 12 months in the Covid pandemic.  In the first lockdown the value generated by accommodation and food services fell by… Read more »

CategoryArticles, News Author Richard Harwood OBE QC Date

Challenge to the Government’s failure to produce a national triage policy

A judicial review challenge has been brought in respect of the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care’s (“SSHSC”) and NHS England’s alleged collective failure to give clinicians guidance… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Vikram Sachdeva QC, Alexander Ruck Keene, Benjamin Tankel, Stephanie David Date

Oxford University Hospitals agree to offer maternal request caesareans

The charity Birthrights has been in discussion with Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust since 2020 about ensuring that pregnant women in Oxfordshire are able to access maternal request caesarean… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Victoria Butler-Cole QC Date

Sian Davies represents Trust in Court of Protection decision that woman with Covid-19 should be allowed to die

The application was by the Hospital Trust for a declaration that it was lawful and in the best interests of NZ for ventilation and extra-corporeal membrane oxygenation (“ECMO”) to cease…. Read more »

CategoryNews Author Sian Davies Date

Rapid Response Guidance Note: Vaccination and Mental Capacity

The Court of Protection team has been asked to advise on a number of occasions as to the legal position in relation to vaccination for COVID-19. What follows is a… Read more »

CategoryNews, Newsletters Author Vikram Sachdeva QC, Victoria Butler-Cole QC, Neil Allen, Alexander Ruck Keene, Nicola Kohn Date

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