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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 29th Sep
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When considering whether and how to bring a claim for judicial review, the first step is to consider whether this would be an appropriate means of...
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Produced in partnership with Matthew Purchase of Matrix Chambers and Dr Mirza Ahmad of St Philips Chambers 29th Sep
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Source of the doctrine of the separation of powersThe origins of the doctrine are often traced to John Locke’s Second Treatise of Government (1689),...
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27th Sep
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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. On 23 June 2016, the UK held a referendum on its membership of the EU, with a...
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26th Sep
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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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26th Sep
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The EU public procurement case tracker records and summarises the most recent European case law developments relating to public procurement. This...
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26th Sep
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Brexit impact—public procurementThe UK public procurement regime derives from EU public procurement laws, and is therefore impacted by the UK’s...
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26th Sep
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Brexit impact—public procurementThe UK public procurement regime derives from EU public procurement laws, and is therefore impacted by the UK’s...
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25th Sep
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Brexit: This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. As of 31 January 2020 (exit day), the UK is no...
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25th Sep
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Brexit: This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. As of 31 January 2020 (exit day), the UK is no...
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25th Sep
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Brexit impact—public procurementThe UK public procurement regime derives from EU public procurement laws, and is therefore impacted by the UK’s...
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25th Sep
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Essential to Parliament’s legislative supremacy is the principle that Parliament is not bound by its predecessors, and cannot bind its successors. It...
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25th Sep
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It is not possible to successfully argue that an Act of Parliament is invalid because of flaws, or even fraud, in the legislative process.Early...
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25th Sep
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A contracting authority procuring a public contract above a certain financial threshold must use one of the permitted procurement procedures set out...
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25th Sep
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Brexit: This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. As of 31 January 2020 (exit day), the UK is no...
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25th Sep
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The European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) was adopted by the Council of Europe in 1950. The ECHR sets out the rights and freedoms which the...
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25th Sep

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Freedom of Information regimeThe Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FIA 2000) grants a right of access to information held by public authorities. This...
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28th Sep
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Regulation as a medical deviceAn app may, depending on the specific characteristics and intended use, fall within the definition of a medical device....
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28th Sep
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BackgroundThe Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA 1998) requires all processing of personal data to be 'fair and lawful'. Additionally, that processing must...
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28th Sep
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This Q&A relates to the exemption set out in Article 9(2)(e) of the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (the GDPR), which is...
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Produced in partnership with Shobana Iyer of Swan Chambers 28th Sep
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The principal exemption from 'non-disclosure' obligations is contained in section 35 of the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA 1998). DPA 1998, s 35...
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28th Sep
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In answering this Q&A, research has been limited to cover the position under the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA 1998). It has been assumed that this...
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28th Sep
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In answering this Q&A, we have limited our research to cover data protection, defamation, restrictive agreements in competition law and the Employment...
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28th Sep
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Under the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA 1998), a relevant filing system is defined in s1 as:any set of information relating to individuals to the...
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Produced in partnership with Ashley Roughton of Ipchambers.eu 28th Sep
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Precedent: Personal data processing provisions—pro-processor may be adapted to suit your transaction. There are a number of clauses in this Precedent...
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28th Sep
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Data protection and databasesIf a buyer purchases an online e-commerce business as an asset purchase and part of that business is an online members...
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28th Sep
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There is no legal requirement for any specific form of wording and we do not have a precedent that covers the specific nature of this Q&A. However,...
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28th Sep
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Any analysis of compliance with the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA 1998) is likely to involve a consideration of whether the relevant data subjects...
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28th Sep
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Such a situation can arise, for example, in fulfilment, where supplies are made to a customer (the data subject if an individual) by the supplier on...
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Produced in partnership with Ashley Roughton of Ipchambers.eu 28th Sep
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What is the legislative basis for determining applicable law?The provisions of art 4(1) of Directive 95/46/EC govern the application of a member...
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28th Sep
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This Q&A covers private domestic arrangements and for the purposes of this Q&A we have assumed this scenario involves individuals. We have focussed on...
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28th Sep

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