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The Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FIA 2000) and Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA 1998) operate separately, except when it comes to this problem.
In FIA 2000 there are a number of exemptions. The effect of the exemptions is to exempt the type, nature or existence of that information from being disclosed under FIA 2000. In this case the relevant exemption is to be found in FIA 2000, s 40 specifically FIA 2000, ss 40(1) and 40(5)(a). If the information in question is personal data and the data subject makes an application for disclosure under FIA 2000 then the exemption is absolute. This means that the receiving authority will not be obliged to comply with th
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When restructuring is considered rather than formal insolvency proceedings (see Practice Note: Benefits of restructuring over formal proceedings) the company may want to ensure that relevant creditors quickly enter a standstill agreement to gain some breathing space to consider a restructuring
There are two kinds of burden:•the legal burden, and•the evidential burdenThe legal burdenA party has the legal (sometimes called ‘the persuasive’) burden where the onus is on that party to prove a fact or issue in a case to the required standard of proof.The legal burden is generally on the
This Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of the CPR. Depending on the court in which your matter is proceeding, you may also need to be mindful of additional provisions—see further below.Note: this Practice Note does not deal with the
For guidance on the basic features of the doctrine of estoppel and the different classifications it has been subject to, see Practice Note: Estoppel—what, when and how to plead and related content.Promissory estoppel—what is it?Where A has, by words or conduct, made to B a clear and unequivocal
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