Archive for July 6th, 2007

ISP told to block file-sharing in landmark case – OUT-LAW.com

“An internet service provider in Belgium must screen traffic for music piracy, a court has ruled in a decision which overturns conventional thinking on how two major European directives relate to one another.”

Full story

OUT-LAW.com, 6th July 2007

Source: www.out-law.com

House of Lords Judgments: What’s new?

Lonsdale (t/a Lonsdale Agencies) (Appellant) v. Howard & Hallam Limited (Respondents)

Seal (FC) (Appellant) v. Chief Constable of South Wales Police (Respondent)

Source: www.parliament.uk

CPS has ‘all evidence it needs’ in honours case – The Guardian

“The Crown Prosecution Service said today it had ‘all the evidence we need to make a decision’ on whether to bring charges in the cash-for-honours affair.”

Full story

Guardian, 6th July 2007

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Ellis v Bristol City Council – WLR Daily

Ellis v Bristol City Council [2007] EWCA Civ 685

The Code of Practice issued by the Health and Safety Commission was aimed to give guidance to the construction of health and safety regulations; a judge in construing the meaning of a regulation, should have regard to its meaning and purpose, any relevant judicial authority and also the Code of Practice when considering whether a place of work was unsafe for the employees working there.”

 WLR Daily, 6th July 2007

Source: www.lawreports.co.uk

Please note that once a case has been fully reported in one of the ICLR series the corresponding WLR Daily summary is removed.

Abdirahman v. Secretary of State for Work and Pensions – WLR Daily

Abdirahman v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions: Abdirahman v Leicester City Council and another: Ullusow v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions

When considering applications made by EU and EEA nationals living in the United Kingdom for social security benefits who were neither economically active nor self-sufficient, lawful presence in the United Kingdom was not to be equated with a right to reside within the meaning of reg 21(3G) of the Income Support (General) Regulations 1987 for the purposes of entitlement to social security benefits.”

WLR Daily, 6th July 2007

Source: www.lawreports.co.uk

Please note that once a case has been fully reported in one of the ICLR series the corresponding WLR Daily summary is removed.

Man jailed over terror cell plans – BBC News

“A man who stored up what police called a ‘vast library of terrorist material’ has been jailed for nine years.”

Full story

BBC News, 6th July 2007

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Judge limits payout to Paddington crash killer – The Guardian

“A judge today limited the compensation claim of a Paddington train crash survivor who said he had been turned into a killer by post-traumatic stress disorder.”

Full story

The Guardian, 6th July 2007

Source: www.guardian.co.uk


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