Recent Statutory Instruments –

Posted October 18th, 2022 in legislation by tracey

SI 2022/1038 – The Care and Support (Charging and Assessment of Resources) (Amendment) (No. 3) Regulations 2022

SI 2022/1034 – The Employment Tribunals (Constitution and Rules of Procedure) (Amendment) Regulations 2022

SI 2022/1046 – The Inspectors of Education, Children’s Services and Skills (No. 3) Order 2022

SI 2022/1045 – The Armed Forces Act (Continuation) Order 2022

SI 2022/1043 – The School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions (England) (No. 2) Order 2022

SI 2022/1042 – The Export Control (Amendment) (No. 2) Order 2022

SI 2022/1033 – The Office of Communications (Membership) (Modification) Order 2022

SI 2022/1049 – The Free Zone (Customs Site Designation) (Miscellaneous Amendments) Order 2022

SI 2022/1041 – The School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions (England) Order 2022

SI 2022/1039 – The Economic Crime (Transparency and Enforcement) Act 2022 (Commencement No. 4) Regulations 2022

SI 2022/1037 – The Chemicals (Health and Safety) Trade and Miscellaneous Amendments Regulations 2022


BAILII: Recent Decisions

Posted October 18th, 2022 in law reports by tracey

Supreme Court

DCM (Optical Holdings) Ltd v Revenue and Customs (Scotland) [2022] UKSC 26 (12 October 2022)

Court of Appeal (Civil Division)

PSV 1982 Ltd v Langdon [2022] EWCA Civ 1319 (12 October 2022)

Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)

BYA, R. v [2022] EWCA Crim 1326 (13 October 2022)

Whicker, R. v [2022] EWCA Crim 1330 (06 October 2022)

High Court (Administrative Court)

Harris & Anor v The Environment Agency [2022] EWHC 2606 (Admin) (18 October 2022)

Wild Justice v The Water Services Regulation Authority [2022] EWHC 2608 (Admin) (18 October 2022)

Oakley, R (On the Application Of) v Secretary of State for Justice [2022] EWHC 2602 (Admin) (17 October 2022)

Ranga v General Medical Council [2022] EWHC 2595 (Admin) (14 October 2022)

Bellway Homes Ltd, R (On the Application Of) v Kent County Council [2022] EWHC 2593 (Admin) (14 October 2022)

Malik v Governor of HM Prison Hindley [2022] EWHC 2599 (Admin) (14 October 2022)

Clarke, R (On the Application Of) v Secretary of State for Justice [2022] EWHC 2577 (Admin) (13 October 2022)

Saunders v Bristol Magistrates Court [2022] EWHC 2544 (Admin) (12 October 2022)

Bhimsinhji & Anor v Secretary of State for the Home Department (Determination as to Venue) [2022] EWHC 2556 (Admin) (11 October 2022)

Newcastle United Football Club v Commissioners for His Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (Determination as to Venue) [2022] EWHC 2555 (Admin) (11 October 2022)

High Court (Chancery Division)

The Secretary of State for Business, Energy And Industrial Strategy v Uddin [2022] EWHC 2588 (Ch) (14 October 2022)

Little Miracles Ltd v Oliver & Ors [2022] EWHC 2553 (Ch) (14 October 2022)

Henderson & Jones Ltd v Ross & Ors [2022] EWHC 2560 (Ch) (12 October 2022)

Manning & Anor v Neste AB & Anor (Re Bitumina Industries Ltd) [2022] EWHC 2578 (Ch) (12 October 2022)

Yalcinkaya v Hassan & Anor [2022] EWHC 2516 (Ch) (11 October 2022)

High Court (Commercial Court)

Macquarie Bank Ltd v Phelan Energy Group Ltd [2022] EWHC 2616 (Comm) (18 October 2022)

Stonegate Pub Company Ltd v Ms Amlin Corporate Member Ltd & Ors [2022] EWHC 2548 (Comm) (17 October 2022)

Various Eateries Trading Ltd v Allianz Insurance Plc [2022] EWHC 2549 (Comm) (17 October 2022)

Greggs Plc v Zurich Insurance Plc [2022] EWHC 2545 (Comm) (17 October 2022)

Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance Ltd & Ors v Tughans [2022] EWHC 2589 (Comm) (14 October 2022)

NDK Ltd v Huo Holding Ltd (No 2) [2022] EWHC 2580 (Comm) (14 October 2022)

Harbour Fund III LP v Kazakhstan Kagazy Plc & Anor [2022] EWHC 2613 (Comm) (14 October 2022)

Banca Intesa Sanpaolo SPA & Anor v Comune Di Venezia [2022] EWHC 2586 (Comm) (14 October 2022)

Pisante & Ors v Logothetis & Ors [2022] EWHC 2575 (Comm) (13 October 2022)

High Court (Family Division)

ADK v ASI [2022] EWHC 2610 (Fam) (17 October 2022)

Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust v A Local Authority & Ors [2022] EWHC 2596 (Fam) (13 October 2022)

High Court (King’s Bench Division)

Direct Accident Management Ltd & Anor v Newsquest Specialist Media Ltd [2022] EWHC 2572 (KB) (17 October 2022)

Harrison v TUI UK Ltd [2022] EWHC 2557 (KB) (11 October 2022)

Steiner v National Westminster Bank Plc [2022] EWHC 2519 (KB) (10 October 2022)

KSO & Ors v Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis & Ors [2022] EWHC 2514 (KB) (10 October 2022)

High Court (Technology and Construction Court)

Thomas Barnes & Sons Plc v Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council [2022] EWHC 2598 (TCC) (17 October 2022)

Scotbeef Ltd v D&S Storage Ltd [2022] EWHC 2434 (TCC) (14 October 2022)

Siemens Mobility Ltd v High Speed Two (HS2) Ltd [2022] EWHC 2451 (TCC) (14 October 2022)


Case Preview: Unger and Anor (in substitution for Hasan) v Ul-Hasan (deceased) and Anor – UKSC Blog

‘In this post, Grant Arnold, a paralegal in the litigation team at CMS, previews the decision awaited from the Supreme Court in Unger and Anor (in substitution for Hasan) v Ul-Hasan (deceased) and Anor.’

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UKSC Blog, 17th October 2022


DPA breach at “lowest end of spectrum”: High Court awards £250 – Panopticon

‘Just about anyone who works in data protection will probably have asked, or have been asked: what do courts tend to award claimants who suffer data breaches? They will probably also be used to an answer along the lines that “it’s quite difficult to say; there isn’t very much case law”. Last week’s judgment of Knowles J in Driver v Crown Prosecution Service [2022] EWHC 2500 (KB) is a helpful contribution to this limited line of authority.’

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Panopticon, 17th October 2022


SRA “should police anti-money laundering across UK legal sector” – Legal Futures

‘A Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) with “beefed up” powers should be the single body policing money laundering across the UK legal sector, a report has recommended.’

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Legal Futures, 18th October 2022


Watchdog facing legal action over death of Black man tasered on Chelsea Bridge – The Independent

Posted October 18th, 2022 in judicial review, mental health, minorities, news, police, weapons by sally

‘The family of a vulnerable Black man who died after being tasered by police and then jumping from Chelsea Bridge have threatened to sue the police watchdog.’

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The Independent, 18th October 2022


High Court to hear judicial review of Local Plan brought by parish council in attempt to block construction of 27 dwellings – Local Government Lawyer

Posted October 18th, 2022 in housing, judicial review, local government, news, planning by sally

‘The High Court will this week hear a judicial review brought by Norton St Philip Parish Council which argues that Mendip District Council’s decision to follow the recommendations of a planning inspector and approve a Local Plan was unlawful.’

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Local Government Lawyer, 17th October 2022


Noise cameras to be trialled in England to tackle ‘boy racers’ – The Guardian

Posted October 18th, 2022 in evidence, news, noise, road traffic offences, video recordings by sally

‘Noise-detecting traffic cameras will be trialled in four areas in England in an attempt to crack down on “boy racers” who rev engines and use illegal exhausts, the Department for Transport has announced.’

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The Guardian, 18th October 2022


East Kent hospital baby deaths: Harry Richford’s family’s five-year fight for justice – BBC News

Posted October 18th, 2022 in bereavement, birth, children, families, hospitals, inquests, news by sally

‘The grandfather of a baby who died at a hospital that was fined over failings in the delivery has spoken of his five-year fight for justice.’

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BBC News, 18th October 2022


Inquiry after Black child mauled by police dog while being detained by armed officers – The Independent

Posted October 18th, 2022 in children, dogs, inquiries, minorities, news, police by sally

‘The police watchdog is investigating after a Black child was mauled by a police dog as he was detained by armed officers.’

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The Independent, 17th October 2022


UK justice system ‘ill-equipped’ for rise in fraud, say MPs – The Guardian

Posted October 18th, 2022 in criminal justice, fraud, news, select committees by sally

‘The UK’s justice system is “ill-equipped” to tackle a spiralling fraud epidemic and needs a rapid overhaul, a cross-party committee of MPs has concluded.’

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The Guardian, 18th October 2022