ICLR Case Law Alert – 21 January 2015

Posted on 21st Jan 2015 in Law Reporting

WLR Daily Case Summaries

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Carriage by air – Air fares

Air Berlin plc & Co Luftverkehrs KG v Bundesverband der Verbraucherzentralen und Verbraucherverbände—Verbraucherzentrale Bundesverband e V, ECJ [2015] WLR(D) 8



Letter of credit – Fraud

Alternative Power Solution Ltd v Central Electricity Board , PCl [2015] WLR(D) 3


Database right – Infringement

Ryanair Ltd v PR Aviation BV, ECJ [2015] WLR(D) 9


Contract – Unfair terms

Šiba v Devėnas, ECJ [2015] WLR(D) 10



Asylum – Removal

R (Mohammed) v Secretary of State for the Home Department, QBD [2015] WLR(D) 4



Deportation – Revocation

R (Byczek ) v Secretary of State for the Home Department, QBD [2015] WLR(D) 7


Claim form – Service

Ashley v Tesco Stores Ltd , CA [2015] WLR(D) 11



Road transport – Bus lanes

R (Eventech Ltd) v Parking Adjudicator (Camden London Borough Council intervening), ECJ [2015] WLR(D) 6


Discipline – Powers of Law Society

Law Society of England and Wales v Shah, Ch D [2015] WLR(D) 5



Case Reports

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Carriage by land

International carriage of goods by road – Jurisdiction

Nickel & Goeldner GmbH v “Kintra” UAB, ECJ [2015] QB 96


Care proceedings – Fact-finding decision

In re Z (Children), Fam Ct [2015] 1 WLR 95


Bond – Restructuring

Azevedo v Imcopa Importação Ltda, CA [2015] QB 1

Confidential information

Disclosure – Police

R (T) v Chief Constable of Greater Manchester Police, SC(E) [2015] AC 49

Conflict of laws

Contract – Proper law

Haeger & Schmidt GmbH v MMA IARD, ECJ [2015] 2 WLR 175

Conflict of laws

Jurisdiction under Council Regulation – Special jurisdiction

AMT Futures Ltd v Marzillier mbH, QBD [2015] 2 WLR 187

Conflict of laws

Jurisdiction under Council Regulation – Special jurisdiction

Kainz v Pantherwerke AG, ECJ [2015] QB 34

Conflict of laws

Jurisdiction under Council Regulation – Special jurisdiction

ÖFAB v Koot, ECJ [2015] QB 20

Contempt of court

Crown Court – Procedure

In re West (Ian Stuart), CA [2015] 1 WLR 109


Order for costs – Protective costs order

Austin v Miller Argent (South Wales) Ltd, CA [2015] 1 WLR 62


Restraint order – Receiver’s remuneration

Barnes v Eastenders Cash & Carry plc, SC(E) [2015] AC 1

Ecclesiastical law

Faculty – Jurisdiction

In re St Lawrence, Wootton, Arches Ct [2015] Fam 27

Human rights

Free elections – Referendum

Moohan v Lord Advocate, SC(Sc) [2015] 2 WLR 141

Human rights

Life – State’s duty to investigate death

R (Keyu) v Foreign Secretary, CA [2015] QB 57


Administration – Distribution of assets

In re Lehman Bros International (Europe), No 4 [2015] Ch 1

Judicial review

Alternative remedy – Whether judicial review appropriate

R (K) v Home Secretary, CA [2015] 1 WLR 125


Common law – Possessory lien

Your Response Ltd v Datateam Business Media Ltd, CA [2015] QB 41

Medical practitioner

Medical treatment – Human fertilisation

In re Warren, [2015] Fam 1


Private – Noise

Lawrence v Fen Tigers Ltd (No 2), SC(E) [2015] AC 106


Planning permission – Development affecting listed building

East Northants DC v Communities Secretary, CA [2015] 1 WLR 45


Claim form – Service

Stoute v LTA Operations Ltd, CA [2015] 1 WLR 79


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