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Judicial review—time limits and the pre-action protocolWhen considering whether and how to bring a claim for judicial review, the first step is to...
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Produced in partnership with Matthew Purchase of Matrix Chambers and Dr Mirza Ahmad of St Philips Chambers 19th May
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Highways, street works and statutory undertakersCoronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on matters that have temporarily been...
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Produced in partnership with Nicholas Hancox of Nicholas Hancox Solicitors Ltd and Alistair Frew of Lodders LLP 19th May
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Off-street parking ordersSTOP PRESS: the Parking Places (Variation of Charges) Act 2017 came into force on 27 June 2017 and has introduced a change to...
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19th May
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This Practice Note provides an introduction to the tort of malicious falsehood. Unlike a claim for defamation, there is no requirement in a claim for...
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Produced in partnership with 5RB 19th May
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How to obtain a writ of control—High Court judgmentsThis Practice Note concerns provisions of the CPR and related legislation (The Tribunals, Courts...
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19th May
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Brexit—exiting the EU under Article 50 [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note contains...
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Produced in partnership with Adam Cygan of University of Leicester 19th May
Q&As
What is the purposive approach to statutory interpretation?Purposive (teleological) constructionThe purposive approach has its roots in legal systems...
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19th May
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What effect does the service of a notice of seeking possession (NOSP) have on the legal status of a secure tenant? When does a secure tenancy end, on...
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Produced in partnership with Alex Campbell of Field Court Chambers 19th May
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Call-off procedures under framework agreementsBrexit impact—public procurementThe UK public procurement regime derives from EU public procurement...
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Produced in partnership with Mr Andrew Millross of Anthony Collins Solicitors 19th May
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Demoted tenanciesCoronavirus (COVID-19): During the current pandemic, legislation and changes to practice and procedure in the courts and tribunals...
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19th May
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Assignment and succession of tenancyCoronavirus (COVID-19): During the current pandemic, legislation and changes to practice and procedure in the...
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Produced in partnership with Morayo Fagborun Bennett of Hardwicke Chambers 19th May
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Sexual entertainment licensingWhat is a sex establishmentThe Local Government (Miscellaneous Provision) Act 1982 (as amended) (LG(MP)A 1982) creates...
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Produced in partnership with Chris Grunert of John Gaunt Solicitors 19th May
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The standstill periodWhat is the standstill period?When a contracting authority reaches its decision on the award of a public contract subject to the...
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Produced in partnership with Lee Digings of Lee Digings Associates 19th May
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Teacher serious misconduct in EnglandCoronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects impacted by the Coronavirus Act 2020 (CA...
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19th May
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Child protection conferencesPlease note the information in this Practice Note relates to the current law in England. The law in Wales in this area is...
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Produced in partnership with Claire Cousin 19th May
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Special Educational Needs and Disability Tribunal (SENDIST)Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects impacted by the...
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Produced in partnership with Shazia Akhtar of Hardwicke Chambers 19th May

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Privacy law—misuse of private informationThe tort of misuse of private information is focused on ‘the protection of human autonomy and dignity—the...
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Produced in partnership with Ben Gallop and Lily Walker-Parr of 5RB and Daniel Bishop 15th Sep
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Introduction to social mediaThis Practice Note describes briefly different types of social media services and websites and explains the key risks...
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13th Sep
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Defamation and social mediaThe internet and, in particular, social media is a high risk area for defamation litigation. Content posted on blogs,...
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Produced in partnership with 5RB 8th Sep
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Social media and user-generated contentThis Practice Note examines the legal risks associated with leveraging social media and user-generated content...
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Produced in partnership with Squire Patton Boggs 8th Sep
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Notice and take-down letter—defamationAddress of Website OperatorDear [insert organisation name]Notice and take-down letterWe act for [insert client...
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16th Aug
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Coronavirus (COVID-19)—local government tracker up to 18 July 2021 [Archived]This archived tracker records key developments, legislation, guidance and...
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15th Aug
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Council information—Councillors' accessCoronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects impacted by the Coronavirus Act 2020...
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15th Aug
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Members—conductThis Practice Note refers only to the law in England; note that different provisions apply to Wales.The public has a right to expect...
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Produced in partnership with Peter Keith-Lucas and Anthea Lowe of Bevan Brittan and North West Leicestershire District Council 15th Aug
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Code of Conduct for Members1IntroductionThis Code of Conduct applies to you whenever you are acting in your capacity as a member of [council name],...
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Produced in partnership with Peter Keith-Lucas of Bevan Brittan 15th Aug
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Model arrangements for dealing with standards allegations under the Localism Act 20111ContextThese ‘Arrangements’ set out how you may make a complaint...
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Produced in partnership with Peter Keith-Lucas of Bevan Brittan 15th Aug
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Nature and operation of vicarious liabilityA personal injury claimant will typically be seeking to establish the fault, whether negligence or breach...
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Produced in partnership with Andrew Wilson 15th Aug
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Scope and impact of vicarious liabilityEmployees, workers, contractors and othersIn Various Claimants v Catholic Child Welfare Society, Lord Phillips...
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Produced in partnership with Andrew Wilson 15th Aug
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Defamation—training materialsThese training materials consist of template PowerPoint slides that can be used as the basis of one or more training...
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10th Aug
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Misuse of private information and related claimsThe tort of misuse of private information is the principal cause of action relied on to protect...
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Produced in partnership with Ben Gallop and Lily Walker-Parr of 5RB 10th Aug
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Defamation and malicious falsehood—publicationThis Practice Note examines the role of publication in an action for defamation or malicious falsehood....
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Produced in partnership with 5RB 9th Aug
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DefamationThe tort of defamation is governed by a mixture of statute and common law. The relevant statutory law is contained in:•the Defamation Act...
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Produced in partnership with 5RB 31st Jul
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Defamation—defencesDefencesThere are a number of substantive defences to a defamation claim, the majority of which are now, since the Defamation Act...
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Produced in partnership with 5RB 31st Jul
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Defamation—practical aspectsDefamation Act 2013Before the implementation of the Defamation Act 2013 (DA 2013), defamation actions acquired a...
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Produced in partnership with 5RB 31st Jul
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Malicious falsehoodThis Practice Note provides an introduction to the tort of malicious falsehood. Unlike a claim for defamation, there is no...
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Produced in partnership with 5RB 31st Jul

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