On 28th January 2010 the European Court of Justice ruled that the requirement in the Public Contracts Regulations 2006 to bring public procurement proceedings ‘promptly and in any event within three months’ was unlawful. This decision in Uniplex (UK) Limited v NHS Business Services Authority C-406/08 deals with when time runs, the time period within which to bring proceedings and extensions of time. It has profound implications for the judicial review time limit, particularly in cases with a European dimension.
This seminar will be of interest to everyone involved in procurement, public environmental and planning litigation. It will address: