Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 86 (Jul)
Court: Administrative Court

Scott Baker J

Representation The claimant in person.
  Gerard Clarke (instructed by Clifford Chance) for the university.
Judgment Dates: 5 July 2002


Judicial review - Availability of remedy - Employment by university - Decision by university not to promote claimant - University having statutory power to make own statutes and ordinances - Whether decision amenable to judicial review.

The Case

The claimant who was an office holder at the University of Cambridge could not challenge decisions relating to promotion by way of judicial review as the university was exercising a private and not a public function in that regard.

Practice Areas

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