Archive for June 3rd, 2010

BAILII: Recent Decisions

High Court (Queen’s Bench Division)

British Airways Plc v Unite the Union [2010] EWHC 1210 (QB) (17 May 2010)

High Court (Family Division)

B v B [2010] EWHC 193 (Fam) (15 January 2010)

Source: www.bailii.org

Police officer jailed for ‘cavalier’ attitude to law – The Independent

“A police officer who showed a ‘cavalier disregard for the law’ when he repeatedly lied about a motoring offence was jailed today.”

Full story

The Independent, 3rd June 2010

Source: www.independent.co.uk

Recent Statutory Instruments – OPSI

The RAF Welford Byelaws 2010

The Rail Passengers’ Rights and Obligations Regulations 2010

The Non-Domestic Rating (Collection and Enforcement) (Local Lists) (Amendment) (England) Regulations 2010

The Vale of Glamorgan (Communities) Order 2010

The Air Quality Standards (Wales) Regulations 2010

Source: www.opsi.gov.uk

Podcast: Chris Kenny, Chief Executive of the Legal Services Board – Charon QC

“Today (2 June) I talk to Chris Kenny, CEO of the Legal Services Board. Chris Kenny discusses the role and the function of the Legal Services Board and whether there is a need for it. He talks about the opportunities and threats to lawyers and legal services over the next five years. He looks at the impact on the Rule of Law given the proposed cuts to civil and criminal legal aid. He discusses the globalisation of legal services and international regulatory standards. Lastly, a bit of futurology, Chris discusses the likely legal landscape in the next five years.”

Podcast

Charon QC, 2nd June 2010

Source: www.charonqc.wordpress.com

“Charon QC” is the blogging pseudonym of Mike Semple Piggot, editor of insitelaw newswire.

Brazzill and others v Willoughby and others – WLR Daily

Brazzill and others v Willoughby and others [2010] EWCA Civ 561; [2010] WLR (D) 140

“A segregated trust account was held on trust for all account holders of a bank in respect of whose deposits should have been made into the account in accordance with a notice served by the Financial Services Authority (‘FSA’) and was not limited to those account holders in respect of whose accounts payments were in fact made into the account. ‘Deposits’ had its regulatory meaning which meant it was limited to regulated depositors only.”

WLR Daily, 28th May 2010

Source: www.lawreports.co.uk

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

In re A (Children) (Abduction: Interim Powers) – WLR Daily

In re A (Children) (Abduction: Interim Powers) [2010] EWCA Civ 586; [2010] WLR (D) 139

“S 5 of the Child Abduction and Custody Act 1985 permitted a court to give directions to a local authority to provide accommodation for the abductor and abducted children.”

WLR Daily, 28th May 2010

Source: www.lawreports.co.uk

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

Kennedy v United Kingdom – Times Law Reports

Kennedy v United Kingdom (Application No 26839/05)

European Court of Human Rights

“Sufficient safeguards existed in the United Kingdom’s interception of communications regime to ensure that individuals’ rights were not breached.”

The Times, 3rd June 2010

Source: www.timesonline.co.uk


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