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6/3/2012 Digital Economy Act survives EU law challenge

The Court of Appeal has today dismissed a challenge to the lawfulness, under EU law, of the provisions of the Digital Economy Act 2010 aimed at requiring internet service providers (ISPs) to help reduce illegal 'peer to peer' ...

20/4/2011 Digital Economy Act: High Court dismisses challenge

The High Court has today dismissed a challenge to the lawfulness, under EU law, of the provisions of the Digital Economy Act 2010 aimed at requiring internet service providers (ISPs) to help reduce illegal 'peer to peer' ...

2/3/2011 Three Members Appointed to the Equality & Human Rights Commission Preferred Panel of Counsel

Monckton Chambers is very pleased to announce the appointment of Ian Rogers, Robert Palmer and Gerry Facenna to the Equality & Human Rights Commission Panel of Counsel.  The EHRC's responsibility is to "promote and monitor ...

1/3/2011 Judicial Review of Nature Reserve designation succeeds

In R (Western Power Distribution Investments Ltd) v Cardiff County Council, the Administrative Court quashed a decision of the Council to designate land it owned as a nature reserve under section 21 of the National Parks and Access to ...