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Atack v Lee and Another: CA 16 Dec 2004

Defendant insurers had challenged conditional fee agreements involving a two stage success fee. Both cases took place before limitations were introduced by Callery v Gray. Held: It would be wrong to apply Callery v Gray retrospectively. A two stage conditional success fee was to be encouraged. The success fee might properly be raised to up … Continue reading Atack v Lee and Another: CA 16 Dec 2004

KG v Belgium: ECHR 6 Nov 2018

ECHR Judgment : Article 5 – Right to liberty and security : Second Section Citations: 52548/15, [2018] ECHR 910 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 27 June 2022; Ref: scu.628885

Solyanik v Russia: ECHR 10 May 2022

ECHR Judgment : Article 8 – Right to respect for private and family life : Third Section Citations: 47987/15, [2022] ECHR 359 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 27 June 2022; Ref: scu.677881

Zhidov and Others v Russia: ECHR 16 Oct 2018

ECHR Judgment : Remainder inadmissible : Third Section ECHR Judgment : Damage – claim dismissed : Third Section Citations: 54490/10, [2018] ECHR 842, [2020] ECHR 223 Links: Bailii, Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 23 June 2022; Ref: scu.628874

Sablon v Belgique: ECHR 10 Apr 2001

Citations: 36445/97, [2001] ECHR 264 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Cited by: Cited – Umek v Slovenia ECHR 8-Jan-2009 The claimant said that the defendant country had failed to provide her with an effective remedy for delay in proceedings before its courts. She had sought damages after being involved … Continue reading Sablon v Belgique: ECHR 10 Apr 2001

Garrett, Falcao And Others v Portugal: ECHR 10 Apr 2001

Citations: 29813/96, [2001] ECHR 246 Links: Worldlii, Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Citing: See Also – Garrett, Falcao And Others v Portugal ECHR 11-Jan-2000 Judgment (Merits and just satisfaction) Preliminary objection rejected (ratione temporis); Violation of P1-1; Not necessary to examine Art. 6, 13 and 17; Just satisfaction reserved; Costs … Continue reading Garrett, Falcao And Others v Portugal: ECHR 10 Apr 2001

Hutt-Clauss v France: ECHR 10 Apr 2003

Citations: 44482/98, [2003] ECHR 164 Links: Worldlii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 18 June 2022; Ref: scu.213374

Leempoel and SA ED Cine Revue v Belgium: ECHR 9 Nov 2006

‘In matters relating to striking a balance between protecting private life and the freedom of expression that the Court had had to rule upon, it has always emphasised . . the requirement that the publication of information, documents or photographs in the press should serve the public interest and make a contribution to the debate … Continue reading Leempoel and SA ED Cine Revue v Belgium: ECHR 9 Nov 2006

Mazgar v Russia: ECHR 11 May 2010

Citations: 21455/04, [2010] ECHR 863 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 17 June 2022; Ref: scu.418496

Galier v Luxembourg: ECHR 10 May 2022

ECHR Judgment : Article 6 – Right to a fair trial : Third Section Committee Citations: 2759/19, [2022] ECHR 361 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 16 June 2022; Ref: scu.677868

Cudak v Lithuania: ECHR 23 Mar 2010

Grand Chamber – The applicant alleged that there had been a violation of her right of access to a court, as guaranteed by Article 6-1 of the Convention.The applicant was a secretary and switchboard operator employed in the Polish embassy in Vilnius, Lithuania. The Supreme Court of Lithuania’s decision was based on the Strasbourg court’s … Continue reading Cudak v Lithuania: ECHR 23 Mar 2010

Pavel And Others v Romania: ECHR 10 Dec 2020

ECHR Judgment : Prohibition of torture : Fourth Section Committee ECHR Judgment : Non-pecuniary damage – award : Fourth Section Committee Citations: 11950/16, [2020] ECHR 888, [2021] ECHR 897 Links: Bailii, Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 14 June 2022; Ref: scu.657013

Av v Italy: ECHR 10 Dec 2020

ECHR Judgment : Right to respect for private and family life : First Section Committee Citations: 36936/18, [2020] ECHR 892 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Human Rights Updated: 14 June 2022; Ref: scu.656971

N v the Secretary of State for the Home Department: CA 16 Oct 2003

The applicant entered the UK illegally. She was unwell and was given treatment. She resisted removal on the grounds that the treatment available to her would be of such a quality as to leave her life threatened. Held: D -v- UK should be strictly confined. The applicant’s condition was not one created by the respondent, … Continue reading N v the Secretary of State for the Home Department: CA 16 Oct 2003

Hemsworth, Re an Application for Judicial Review: QBNI 26 Apr 2004

Application for Judicial Review of a decision of the Legal Aid Department on an application for legal aid under the green form scheme in connection with preparatory legal work for the Inquest into the death of the applicant’s husband. This application involves two broad attacks, the first being to the particular decision and the second … Continue reading Hemsworth, Re an Application for Judicial Review: QBNI 26 Apr 2004

JG v Poland: ECHR 6 Apr 2004

Hudoc Judgment (Merits and just satisfaction) Violation of Art. 5-3 ; Pecuniary damage – claim rejected ; Non-pecuniary damage – financial award ; Costs and expenses – claim rejected Citations: 36258/97, [2004] ECHR 134, [2004] ECHR 135 Links: Worldlii, Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights 5-3 Human Rights Updated: 10 June 2022; Ref: scu.195508

Menson v United Kingdom: ECHR 6 May 2003

There had been a racist attack. The victim was set on fire and killed in the street by assailants. His relatives sought compensation. However the assailants were not agents of the state and they were duly prosecuted, convicted and sentenced. No blame attached to state authorities for the killing and no breach of the state’s … Continue reading Menson v United Kingdom: ECHR 6 May 2003

Wainwright and another v Home Office: HL 16 Oct 2003

The claimant and her son sought to visit her other son in Leeds Prison. He was suspected of involvement in drugs, and therefore she was subjected to strip searches. There was no statutory support for the search. The son’s penis had been touched which was a battery. Held: The policy considerations which limit the heads … Continue reading Wainwright and another v Home Office: HL 16 Oct 2003

Khan, Regina (on the Application of) v Secretary of State for Health: CA 10 Oct 2003

The claimant’s child had died as a result of negligence in hospital. The parents had been told the result of police investigation and decision not to prosecute, and the hospital’s own investigation, but had not been sufficiently involved. There remained unresolved suspicions of negligence having been covered up. They had been refused legal aid to … Continue reading Khan, Regina (on the Application of) v Secretary of State for Health: CA 10 Oct 2003

Di Palma v United Kingdom: ECHR 1 Dec 1986

(Commission/admissibility) The applicant’s lease was forfeited on her non-payment of a service charge and possession was ordered. Her primary claim was made (unsuccessfully) under article 1 of the First Protocol to the Convention. But she also complained that her eviction from her home constituted an unjustified interference with the right to respect for her home … Continue reading Di Palma v United Kingdom: ECHR 1 Dec 1986

Hasan Catal v Turkey: ECHR 9 Feb 2010

Citations: 26808/08, [2010] ECHR 293 Links: Bailii Statutes: European Convention on Human Rights Jurisdiction: Human Rights Cited by: See Also – Hasan Catal v Turkey 17-Apr-2012 . . Lists of cited by and citing cases may be incomplete. Human Rights Updated: 07 June 2022; Ref: scu.402980