Singularis Holdings Ltd (in official liquidation) (a company incorporated in the Cayman Islands) v Daiwa Capital Markets Europe Ltd
Bank Banker-client relationship. A company in liquidation, Singularis Holdings Ltd, had successfully brought a claim, alleging negligence and breach of contract, against an investment bank, Daiwa Capital Markets Europe Ltd (Daiwa), to recover sums...
 All ER (D) 10 (Feb) | Thu, 1/02/2018
Costs Litigant in person. A foreign lawyer lacking a qualification in England and Wales could not be regarded as a 'lawyer' or as providing 'legal services' for the purposes of CPR 46.5(3)(b). Accordingly, the appellant, a litigant in person in whose...
 All ER (D) 30 (Feb) | Wed, 31/01/2018
Family proceedings Orders in family proceedings. The present test cases raised various substantive and procedural questions in relation to the interface between care proceedings brought in the Family Court, pursuant to of the Children Act 1989, and...
 All ER (D) 21 (Feb) | Wed, 31/01/2018
Immigration Leave to enter. Those who sought to make applications to enter the UK under the points based system had to take the utmost care to ensure that they complied with the requirements to the letter. The Court of Appeal, Civil Division, in...
 All ER (D) 04 (Feb) | Tue, 30/01/2018
Watson MP and others v Secretary of State for the Home Department (Open Rights Group and others intervening)
Data protection Data retention and investigatory powers. of the Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Act 2014 was inconsistent with EU law to the extent that, for the purposes of the prevention, investigation, detection and prosecution of criminal...
 All ER (D) 137 (Jan) | Tue, 30/01/2018
College van Burgemeester en Wethouders van de gemeente Amersfoort v X BV; Visser Vastgoed Beleggingen BV v Raad van de gemeente Appingedam
European Union Freedom of establishment. In two proceedings which were subsequently joined, the Court of Justice of the European Union was asked to give a preliminary ruling in circumstances where, in Case , the respondent company had challenged the...
 All ER (D) 150 (Jan) | Tue, 30/01/2018
Employment Discrimination. The Lord Chancellor and the Ministry of Justice (the appellants) appealed against the employment tribunal's decision that they had treated the respondent employees, who were judges, less favourably on the grounds of age, by...
 All ER (D) 134 (Jan) | Mon, 29/01/2018
Minor Medical treatment. Examining the child's best interests from a broad perspective, encompassing medical, emotional, sensory and instinctive considerations, and paying due regard to the fundamental, but not immutable, principle of the sanctity of...
 All ER (D) 135 (Jan) | Mon, 29/01/2018
Sargeant and others v London Fire and Emergency Planning Authority and others; London Fire and Emergency Planning Authority and others v Sargeant and others
Employment Discrimination. The Employment Appeal Tribunal (the EAT) ruled on appeals arising out of test cases brought in respect of the transitional provisions in the Firefighters' Pension Scheme 2015. It held that the employment tribunal (the...
 All ER (D) 139 (Jan) | Mon, 29/01/2018
Coroner Inquest. The defendant coroner had not posed the right question on the scope of the inquests, in ruling that investigation into the identity of the suspected perpetrators of the Birmingham bombings would not be dealt with as part of the...
 All ER (D) 121 (Jan) | Fri, 26/01/2018