• Premier Motorauctions Ltd (in liquidation) and another v Pricewaterhousecoopers LLP and another

    Costs Security for costs. The Chancery Division, in dismissing the defendants' application for security of costs in respect of proceedings brought by the claimant insolvent companies, held that where there was an ATE policy in place, the question,...

    [2016] All ER (D) 154 (Oct) | Mon, 24/10/2016

  • R v Mitchell

    Criminal evidence Evidence of bad character. The Supreme Court, in answering a certified question from the Court of Appeal of Northern Ireland, namely, whether it was necessary for the prosecution relying on non-conviction bad character evidence on...

    [2016] All ER (D) 117 (Oct) | Wed, 19/10/2016

  • Johnson v Secretary of State for the Home Department

    Immigration Deportation. The Supreme Court allowed the appellant's appeal against the decision of the Court of Appeal, Civil Division, to allow him to be deported as a 'foreign criminal'. The applicant, who was born in Jamaica and whose parents had...

    [2016] All ER (D) 116 (Oct) | Wed, 19/10/2016

  • R (on application of Ingenious Media Holdings plc and another) v Revenue and Customs Commissioners

    Confidential information Disclosure. The Supreme Court, in allowing the taxpayers' appeal, held that disclosures relating to them, which had been made by the defendant Revenue and Customs Commissioners' then Permanent Secretary for Tax to journalists...

    [2016] All ER (D) 118 (Oct) | Wed, 19/10/2016

  • R v Coleman

    Criminal law Costs. The Court of Appeal, Criminal Division, held that, in future, parties should proceed on the footing that, once a costs order had properly been made in the Crown Court and a subsequent alleged change in a defendant's circumstances...

    [2016] All ER (D) 54 (Nov) | Tue, 18/10/2016

  • Privacy International v Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs and others

    Human rights Right to respect for private and family life. The Investigatory Powers Tribunal held that it was lawful, as a matter of domestic law, for a Secretary of State to issue directions to telecommunications and internet service providers to...

    [2016] All ER (D) 147 (Oct) | Mon, 17/10/2016

  • Re Lehman Brothers International (In Administration); Lomas and others v Revenue and Customs Commissioners

    Company Administration. The Companies Court, in the course of the administration of Lehman Brothers International (Europe), considered the question of whether statutory interest, when paid, would rate as 'yearly interest' for the purposes of of the...

    [2016] All ER (D) 72 (Oct) | Tue, 11/10/2016

  • Spar Shipping AS v Grand China Logistics Holding (Group) Co. Ltd

    Shipping Time charterparty. The Court of Appeal, Civil Division, held that the payment terms at cl11 of the NYPE 1993 form of charterpart,y that permitted for withdrawal of a vessel, was not a contractual condition. The court, in that respect,...

    [2016] All ER (D) 67 (Oct) | Fri, 7/10/2016

  • British Gas Trading Ltd v Lock and another

    Employment Pay. The Court of Appeal, Civil Division, dismissed an employer's appeal against an interpretation by the employment tribunal of reg16 of the Working Time Regulations 1998, SI1998-1833. The effect of that interpretation was to deem a '...

    [2016] All ER (D) 49 (Oct) | Fri, 7/10/2016

  • Horton (as trustee in bankruptcy of Michael Gerard Henry) v Henry

    Insolvency Bankrupt's estate. The Court of Appeal, Civil Division, dismissed the trustee in bankruptcy's appeal, thus holding, that s333(1) of the read in conjunction with s310 of that Act, did not enable a trustee in bankruptcy to require a bankrupt...

    [2016] All ER (D) 50 (Oct) | Fri, 7/10/2016