Education Newsletter – April 2019

Education Newsletter – April 2019


Enclosed please find the first edition of the 39 Essex Chambers’ Education Newsletter. This quarterly newsletter will address key developments in the law around education. We welcome your feedback on… Read more »

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BREAKFAST SEMINAR: Challenges to budget-setting decisions


In recent months there has been a spate of legal challenges to controversial budgetary decisions by public authorities. Claimants in such cases have been encouraged by the successful judicial review… Read more »

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Victory for the Claimants in R (RD) v Worcestershire CC


In a judgment handed down on 28 February 2019, Mr Justice Nicklin has ruled that Worcestershire County Council acted unlawfully in failing to carry out proper transitional planning in relation… Read more »

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Families Launch High Court Challenge Against Govt Special Education Needs Funding Policy


Families have officially launched a High Court legal challenge against the government’s special education needs funding policy which is leaving “thousands of children across the country in limbo”. Jenni Richards… Read more »

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Higher Education, Disability Discrimination and SEN


Thursday 9th November 2017   Venue: 39 Essex Chambers 81 Chancery Lane London WC2A 1DD Timings: 5.45pm (registration) 6pm until 7pm (Refreshments will be served before and after the event)… Read more »

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Certainty over regular attendance (Tom Tabori, Solicitors Journal)


On 6 April 2017, the Supreme Court handed down its landmark judgment in Isle of Wight Council v Platt [2017] UKSC 28. This appeal arose from the local authority’s prosecution… Read more »

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Tackling illegal schools – Tom Tabori (Local Government Lawyer)


Councils have been calling for greater powers to tackle illegal schools. Tom Tabori examines some of the issues raised. A school must be registered with the Department for Education (“DfE”)… Read more »

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Education & Social Care Seminar


“All Change, no change: SEN, the Care Act and the “it makes no difference” defence” Date: Wednesday 24th February 2016 Chaired by: Fenella Morris QC Presented by: Anna Bicarregui Jack… Read more »

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