Public sneaking into private horizontally: the development of private law as supported by the Human Rights Act 1998

Case note: Fearn and others v The Board of Trustees of the Tate Gallery [2019] EWHC 246 (Ch)The incorporation of the European Convention on Human Rights (“ECHR”) into domestic law under the Human Rights Act 1998 (“HRA”) is not solely concerned with actions against the institutions of the State, o...

In Public Law, Aug 04, 2019

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Public sneaking into private horizontally: the development of private law as supported by the Human Rights Act 1998

Case note: Fearn and others v The Board of Trustees of the Tate Gallery [2019] EWHC 246 (Ch)

In Public Law, Aug 04, 2019

Extraditing suspects and safeguarding human rights - a tangled tale

Commentary on Kyung Yip Kim v Ministry of Justice of New Zealand and another [2019] NZCA 209 and insights on the Fugitive Offenders and Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters Legisla...

In Public Law, Jun 25, 2019

Darnley v Croydon Health Service NHS Trust: delineating duty and breach

Case Note: Darnley v Croydon Health Service NHS Trust [2018] UKSC 50, [2018] 3 WLR 1153

In Private Law, Mar 13, 2019

A tale of two systems: separation or separability of Hong Kong common law and Chinese socialist legal system?

Case note: Sixtus Leung v President of the Legislative Council  HCAL 1160, 1164, 1165, 1171 & 1178/20181

In Public Law, Mar 07, 2019

“I felt cheated”[1]: a lost opportunity for upholding a right to terminate life with dignity

Case note: R (on the application of Conway) v Secretary of State for Justice (27 November 2018)2

In Public Law, Feb 10, 2019

Creating easements with ease: *Re Ellenborough Park* test revisited

Case note: Regency Villas Title Ltd v Diamond Resorts (Europe) Ltd [2018] UKSC 57

In Private Law, Jan 26, 2019

A symphony of parliamentary sovereignty

– Case note: Case C-621/18 Wightman v Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union

In Public Law, Jan 21, 2019