Entitlement to a student’s exemption from liability to council tax.  EWCA Civ 19 Bailii Local Government Finance Act 1992 1(1), Council Tax (Discount Disregards) Order 1992 England and Wales Rating Updated: 22 January 2022; Ref: scu.632654
Swap deals outwith Council powers The authority entered into interest rate swap deals to protect itself against adverse money market movements. They began to lose substantial amounts when interest rates rose, and the district auditor sought a declaration that the contracts were void, there being no express power in the relevant legislation. Held: The arrangements … Continue reading Hazell v Hammersmith and Fulham London Borough Council: HL 1991
The claimant alleged that the defendants had funded the purchase of various properties by secret and unlawful commissions taken by them whilst in power in Pakistan. They sought to recover the proceeds. They now sought permission to serve proceedings . .