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When a public body receives a claim form for judicial review, the first step is to consider whether the claim has been brought in time. For further...
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Produced in partnership with Morayo Fagborun Bennett of Hardwicke Chambers 9th Apr
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Key procedural stages in a judicial review claim in the Administrative Court Broadly speaking, and subject to any contrary directions, the key stages...
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Produced in partnership with Mathew Purchase of Matrix Chambers and Dr Mirza Ahmad of St Philips Chambers 9th Apr
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Interested partiesIn the context of judicial review, an interested party is 'any person (other than the claimant and defendant) who is directly...
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Produced in partnership with Julia Marlow and Megan Smith of Hogan Lovells 9th Apr
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A defendant in a judicial review claim will usually be the public authority whose decision, action or omission is being challenged. Any person (other...
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Produced in partnership with Morayo Fagborun Bennett of Hardwicke Chambers 9th Apr
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Important note: The Retained Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (UK GDPR) regime described in this Practice Note is the regime which is expected to apply once...
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8th Apr
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This Practice Note should be read in conjunction with Practice Note: Closed Material Procedure.What is public interest immunity (PII)?A party may...
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8th Apr
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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note is concerned with the changes to Part 52 which were brought...
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8th Apr
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This Practice Note considers the Closed Material Procedure (CMP) which allows the state to disclose sensitive material to the judge without having to...
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7th Apr
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This Practice Note looks at the status and use of confidential information in civil proceedings including what confidential information is, how to...
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29th Mar
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This Practice Note considers protective expenses orders (PEOs) in the context of judicial review claims raised in Scotland. For guidance on:•other...
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Produced in partnership with Graham Horn of MacRoberts LLP 24th Mar
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The Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Act 2007 (TCEA 2007) established the First-tier Tribunal (FTT) and the Upper Tribunal (UT). The Tribunal Service...
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Produced in partnership with Melanie Carter and Alistair Williams of Bates Wells 24th Mar
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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived is not maintained. For alternative further reading, see Practice Note: Judicial review in...
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Produced in partnership with Carolyn Morgan of Harper Macleod LLP 23rd Mar
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This Practice Note offers guidance on the process of raising a judicial review claim in Scotland. For guidance on:•other aspects of judicial review in...
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Produced in partnership with Graham Horn of MacRoberts LLP 23rd Mar
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17th Mar
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The first thing to bear in mind is that courts are updating their processes and guidance, sometimes daily at present, so you should check with the...
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Produced in partnership with Christopher Adams of Partner  Gosschalks 16th Mar
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This Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of the CPR. Depending on the court in which your...
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11th Mar
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This Q&A considers whether grounds for judicial review could be established if a public body (such as HMRC) delays or fails to reach a decision within...
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5th Mar
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When considering whether and how to bring a claim for judicial review, the first step is to consider whether judicial review is be an appropriate...
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Produced in partnership with Matthew Purchase of Matrix Chambers and Dr Mirza Ahmad of St Philips Chambers 5th Mar
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Dear [insert name]Response to your letter before claim in proposed judicial review proceedings[Claimant OR Your Client]: [insert proposed Claimant’s...
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