BAILII – Recent Decisions

Posted December 8th, 2022 in law reports by michael

Court of Appeal (Civil Division)

Teva UK Ltd & Anor v Novartis AG [2022] EWCA Civ 1617 (08 December 2022)

Stuewe v Health and Care Professions Council [2022] EWCA Civ 1605 (08 December 2022)

High Court (Administrative Court)

Star China Media Ltd, R (On the Application Of) v Office of Communications [2022] EWHC 3136 (Admin) (08 December 2022)

High Court (Chancery Division)

Umbrella Care Ltd v Nisa & Ors [2022] EWHC 3139 (Ch) (08 December 2022)

Purkiss v Kennedy & Ors (Re Ethos Solutions Ltd) [2022] EWHC 3098 (Ch) (08 December 2022)

High Court (Commercial Court)

Frangou v Frangos [2022] EWHC 3129 (Comm) (08 December 2022)


Statutory Instruments –

Posted December 8th, 2022 in legislation by michael

SI 2022/1301 – The Customs (Tariff and Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2022

SI 2022/1300 – The Export Control (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2022

SI 2022/1299 – The Investigatory Powers Commissioner (Oversight Functions) Regulations 2022

SI 2022/1296 – The Northern Ireland (Extension of Period for Making Ministerial Appointments) Regulations 2022

SI 2011/1295 – The Investigatory Powers (Covert Human Intelligence Sources and Interception: Codes of Practice) Regulations 2022

SI 2022/1294 – The Free Zone (Customs Site No. 1 Liverpool) Designation Order 2022

SI 2022/1293 – The Persistent Organic Pollutants (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2022

SI 2022/1289 -The Air Navigation (Dangerous Goods) (Amendment) Regulations 2022

SI 2022/1284 – The Assistance with Voting for Persons with Disabilities (Principal Area, Parish and Greater London Authority Elections) (Amendments) Rules 2022


David Fuller: double murderer sentenced to four more years – The Guardian

Posted December 8th, 2022 in hospitals, murder, news, sentencing, sexual offences by sally

‘A double killer who sexually abused the bodies of at least 101 women and girls in hospital mortuaries was described as “sick and twisted” by victims’ families as he was sentenced for further depraved acts.’

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The Guardian, 7th December 2022


Met Police officer cleared over car chase death of 10-year-old and aunt – Daily Telegraph

Posted December 8th, 2022 in dangerous driving, homicide, negligence, news, police by sally

‘A Metropolitan Police officer has been cleared over the deaths of a 10-year-old boy and his aunt following a police chase.’

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Daily Telegraph, 7th December 2022


Appeal Begins For People Fighting For The £20 Uplift In Universal Credit Payments – Each Other

Posted December 8th, 2022 in appeals, benefits, coronavirus, disability discrimination, judicial review, news by sally

‘Two million people on legacy benefits missed out more than £1,500 in extra Universal Credit support payments during the Covid-19 lockdown in the UK. Four claimants brought a challenge to the High Court in November 2021 in relation to the UK government’s failure to apply a similar increase to legacy benefits. Today, the Court of Appeal will heard the case.’

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Each Other, 7th December 2022


Baby of murder-acquitted mum was unlawfully killed, coroner finds – BBC News

Posted December 8th, 2022 in children, inquests, murder, news, unlawful killing by sally

‘A new-born baby whose mother was cleared of murdering him was killed unlawfully, a coroner has found.’

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BBC News, 7th December 2022


UK woman whose children were removed against their wishes loses appeal – The Guardian

Posted December 8th, 2022 in appeals, children, custody, expert witnesses, family courts, news, psychiatrists by sally

‘A mother whose children were removed from her care against their wishes after an unregulated psychologist said she had “alienated” them from their father has lost a high court appeal to have her case reopened.’

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The Guardian, 7th December 2022