Statutory Instruments –

Posted February 4th, 2022 in legislation by tracey

SI 2022/101 – The Civil Procedure (Amendment) Rules 2022

SI 2022/94 – The Ivory Prohibitions (Exemptions) (Process and Procedure) Regulations 2022


BAILII: Recent Decisions

Posted February 4th, 2022 in law reports by tracey

Court of Appeal (Civil Division)

Paley v London Borough of Waltham Forest [2022] EWCA Civ 112 (04 February 2022)

A, B and C (Children: Nesting Arrangement) [2022] EWCA Civ 68 (03 February 2022)

Regency Factors Plc v HM Revenue & Customs [2022] EWCA Civ 103 (03 February 2022)

Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)

AAD & Ors, R. v [2022] EWCA Crim 106 (03 February 2022)

High Court (Administrative Court)

Cab Housing Ltd & Ors v Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities & Ors [2022] EWHC 208 (Admin) (03 February 2022)

High Court (Chancery Division)

Whitehall Capital Ltd v Land South East Ltd [2022] EWHC 190 (Ch) (03 February 2022)

JD Group Ltd, Re [2022] EWHC 202 (Ch) (03 February 2022)

Gabb v Farrokhzad [2022] EWHC 212 (Ch) (03 February 2022)

High Court (Commercial Court)

Doorway Capital Ltd v American International Group UK Ltd [2022] EWHC 182 (Comm) (03 February 2022)

High Court (Family Division)

X, Y and Z, Re (Children: Parental Orders: Time Limit) [2022] EWHC 198 (Fam) (02 February 2022)

High Court (Patents Court)

Dr Reddy’s Laboratories (UK) Ltd & Ors v Warner-Lambert Company LLC [2022] EWHC 189 (Pat) (03 February 2022)

High Court (Queen’s Bench Division)

Union of Shop, Distributive and Allied Workers & Ors v Tesco Stores Ltd [2022] EWHC 201 (QB) (3 February 2022)


Would Removing Social Media Anonymity Protect Or Threaten Our Rights? – Each Other

‘As online abuse and disinformation become more commonplace, the debate over whether anonymity on social media protects people from harm or restricts their rights is heating up.’

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Each Other, 3rd February 2022


Three found guilty of murdering Cardiff doctor in homophobic attack – The Guardian

‘A 17-year-old girl and two men have been found guilty of the sadistic homophobic murder of a consultant psychiatrist in a city centre park.’

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The Guardian, 3rd February 2022


Sex Worker Wins Anonymity In Landmark Case – Each Other

Posted February 4th, 2022 in anonymity, banking, employment, equality, human rights, news, privacy, prostitution by sally

‘A member of United Sex Workers (USW), the union for sex workers, has been granted anonymity in her case against SumUp, a major card-payment machines provider. This is a significant win in a landmark case challenging financial discrimination against sex workers.’

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Each Other, 4th February 2022


Parents in England who fail to register home schooling could face sanctions – The Guardian

‘Parents who choose to home educate but fail to register their child with the local authority in England are likely to face sanctions, under government plans for a compulsory national register of children who are not in school.’

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The Guardian, 3rd February 2022


Essex concrete mixer death: Father mounts High Court challenge – BBC News

‘The father of a man found dead in a concrete mixer has claimed he may have been “deliberately killed”, the High Court heard.’

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BBC News, 4th February 2022


Man who battered vulnerable stranger to death in Romford jailed for life – The Guardian

Posted February 4th, 2022 in imprisonment, murder, news, sentencing by sally

‘A predator who battered and strangled a vulnerable woman to death after their paths crossed on a bus has been jailed for life.’

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The Guardian, 3rd February 2022