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7 Aug 18

The use of PII material in search warrant cases: Jason Beer QC and Charlotte Ventham successful for the Competition and Markets Authority in the Court of Appeal

Judgment was handed down today by the Court of Appeal in Competition and Markets Authority v Concordia International RX (UK) Ltd [2018] EWCA Civ 1881.

9 Aug 18

IICSA report into Ampleforth and Downside – Alan Payne and Jonathan Dixey appeared

The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse today published its investigation report into the Ampleforth and Downside hearings, as part of its investigation into the Roman Catholic Church.

6 Aug 18

QOCS conundrum finally solved?

The High Court last week handed down another judgment (Brown v 1) Commissioner of Police for the Metropolis, 2) Chief Constable of Greater Manchester Police [2018] EWHC 2046) supporting the Jeffreys construction of CPR 44.16(2)(b).