Solicitor Conveyancing. The Chancery Division dismissed a claim brought against the first defendant firm of solicitors and the second defendant estate agent, alleging, among other things breach of a warranty of authority, breach of a duty of care and...
 All ER (D) 15 (Oct) | Wed, 5/10/2016
Re Lehman Brothers International (Europe) Lomas and others v Burlington Loan Management Ltd and others
Company Administration. The Companies Court ruled on a number of issues concerning the application of statutory interest, under r 2.88 of the Insolvency Rules 1986, , on debts proved in the administration of Lehman Brothers International (Europe).
 All ER (D) 40 (Oct) | Wed, 5/10/2016
Practice Pre-trial or post-judgment relief. The Queen's Bench Division, having considered s12 of the and having had regard to the competing rights in arts 8 and 10 of the European Convention on Human Rights, granted an application by the claimants,...
 All ER (D) 85 (Sep) | Wed, 28/09/2016
National Health Service Medical practitioner. The Administrative Court dismissed an application on behalf of a group of junior doctors for judicial review, challenging the defendant Secretary of State's adoption of a decision to introduce new contract...
 All ER (D) 87 (Sep) | Wed, 28/09/2016
Practice Freezing injunction. The Chancery Division dismissed the claimant's application for a freezing injunction in respect of a dispute concerning a substantial loan. Following that judgment, the Commercial Division of the High Court, in dismissing...
 All ER (D) 31 (Oct) | Wed, 21/09/2016
European Union Environment. The Court of Justice of the European Union upheld the European Commission's action and declared that, by failing correctly to apply to AberthawPower Station (United Kingdom) European Parliament and Council Directive(EC)2001...
 All ER (D) 72 (Sep) | Wed, 21/09/2016
Human rights Right to fair trial. The Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights held, among other things, that the United Kingdom had failed to demonstrate why the overall fairness of the fourth applicant's trial, for assisting a conspirator...
 All ER (D) 57 (Sep) | Tue, 13/09/2016
Family proceedings Orders in family proceedings. The Family Division considered cross-border issues between England and Scotland in relation to the making of secure accommodation orders. It held that a judge in England could not make a secure...
 All ER (D) 48 (Sep) | Mon, 12/09/2016
Sentence Sexual offences. In hearing joint appeals, the Court of Appeal, Criminal Division, provided further guidance in sentencing for historic sexual offences. The guidance set out in R v H () (R v H), which was codified in annex B of the Sentencing...
 All ER (D) 43 (Sep) | Mon, 12/09/2016
Human rights Requirement on state to secure rights and freedoms to those within its jurisdiction. The Court of Appeal, Civil Division, substantially upheld the judge's decision on preliminary issues arising in civil claims involving allegations of ill...
 All ER (D) 32 (Sep) | Fri, 9/09/2016