The Court of Appeal dismissed the mother’s second appeal relating to a fact-finding hearing.
In Taylor & Longfield Real Estate Ltd v Burton  EWHC 1454 (Admin) the High Court has summarised the principles that magistrates should adopt when considering what compensation to award the tenant who has successfully established a statutory nuisance for bringing the case.
Application by the mother to terminate the father’s parental responsibility pursuant to s 4 (2A) of the Children Act 1989 granted. Permission also given to change the child’s surname
Rebecca Handcock represented SS and Tony Harrop-Griffiths appeared for the local authority in SS v London Borough of Richmond Upon Thames & Anor – the first time the Court of Protection had to consider best interests when P (who lacks capacity) herself expressly objected to receiving the Covid-19 vaccination.
Permission for publication of substantive judgment in financial remedy proceedings refused, reporting restrictions order to remain in place.
Max Thorowgood comments on the government response to the Law Commission’s recommendations for updating the Land Registration Act 2002 and highlights key recommendations as well as criticisms of the report.
A local authority’s application not to assess a grandmother as a carer was granted and the grandmother’s application for a Special Guardianship Order or a Child Arrangements Order was dismissed.
Today in London Borough of Barking and Dagenham and Others v Persons Unknown (London Gypsies and Travellers Friends, Families and Travellers and National Federation of Gypsy Liaison Groups intervening), the court held final orders brought against ‘persons unknown’ cannot bind newcomers. Between interim order and subsequent trial, a claimant must identify the person against whom the final injunction is sought.
The case concerned an application by an NHS Trust which would permit them to not provide blood transfusions or treatment involving blood products to a 17 years and 4 month old patient, DL.
A successful appeal resulting in the interim placement of a baby in foster care pending the full hearing.