• Golden Belt 1 Sukuk Company BSC(C) v BNP Paribas; FCOF II UB Securities LLC and others v BNP Paribas

    Bank Negligence. The Financial List held that the defendant bank, Bnp Paribas, (BNPP), as the arranger of an Islamic financing transaction known as a 'Sukuk', had owed a duty to the claimant in the second action (together, the Funds), but not to the...

    [2017] All ER (D) 44 (Dec) | Thu, 7/12/2017

  • Wallace v Revenue and Customs Commissioners

    Restitution Payment under mistake of law. Claims by a taxpayer to recover overpaid income tax by way of a claim in restitution at common law were excluded if they fell within the scope of the statutory right of recovery under the revised of the Taxes...

    [2017] All ER (D) 63 (Dec) | Wed, 6/12/2017

  • O'Connor v Bar Standards Board

    Counsel Disciplinary proceedings. The claimant barrister's appeal against a finding that her appeal against certain disciplinary findings was time-barred was allowed by the Supreme Court. On the basis that the court was concerned with a single act of...

    [2017] All ER (D) 25 (Dec) | Wed, 6/12/2017

  • Dover District Council v CPRE Kent; CPRE Kent v China Gateway International Ltd

    Town and country planning Permission for development. Dover District Council (the DDC) had been in breach of a specific requirement under reg 2(1) of the Town and Country Planning (Environmental Impact Assessment) Regulations 2011, , to make available...

    [2017] All ER (D) 22 (Dec) | Wed, 6/12/2017

  • Sainsbury's Supermarkets Ltd v Visa Europe Services LLC and others

    European Community Rules on competition. The defendants' (together, Visa's) multilateral interchange fee for Visa payment card transactions in the UK did not restrict competition within the meaning of art101(1) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the...

    [2017] All ER (D) 17 (Dec) | Thu, 30/11/2017

  • Tiuta International Ltd (in liquidation) v De Villiers Surveyors Ltd

    Damages Measure of damages. The respondent lender's loss was limited to the new money advanced under a second facility agreement, not that part of the loss which had arisen from the advance made under the second facility and applied in discharge of...

    [2017] All ER (D) 202 (Nov) | Wed, 29/11/2017

  • Roszkowski v Secretary of State for the Home Department

    Immigration Detention. The proper test to be applied where there was a judicial review challenge to the Secretary of State's decision to withhold consent to the release on bail of a detainee subject to deportation (following a bail decision in the...

    [2017] All ER (D) 186 (Nov) | Thu, 23/11/2017

  • R (on the application of Privacy International) v Investigatory Powers Tribunal

    Investigatory powers Regulation of investigatory powers. The clearly meant that all determinations, awards, orders and decisions of the respondent Investigatory Powers Tribunal (IPT) shall not be liable to be questioned in any court, including the...

    [2017] All ER (D) 188 (Nov) | Thu, 23/11/2017

  • Loake v Crown Prosecution Service

    Criminal law Harassment. The defence of insanity was available for a defendant charged with an offence of harassment, contrary to the . Accordingly, the Divisional Court allowed the appellant's appeal by way of case stated against the decision of the...

    [2017] All ER (D) 128 (Nov) | Thu, 16/11/2017

  • R v Harris

    Criminal law Appeal. The well-known entertainer, Rolf Harris, who had been convicted of 12 counts of indecent assault contrary to the , sought to introduce fresh evidence with a view to undermining the credibility of two of the complainants. The Court...

    [2017] All ER (D) 131 (Nov) | Thu, 16/11/2017