The applicant, represented by Matthew Scott on a direct access basis, had received a Sexual Offences Prevention Order (‘SOPO’) in late 2009 for offences committed in 2007 and 2008. The order was expressed to last indefinitely.
What role can the family courts play in protecting children from travelling to conflict zones? Zoe Rudd considers the role of the courts in light of the recent judgment in London Borough of Tower Hamlets v M and others.
Colin Banham successfully represented a Cumbrian Police Officer in a challenge by way of Judicial Review.
Colin Banham has successfully represented a Metropolitan Police Officer at the Police Appeals Tribunal following an original outcome of dismissal with notice under the Police (Performance) Reg
The Court of Protection has recently handed down Judgment in the case of DB v DW  EWCOP16, which involved two competing applications for deputyship of property and affairs for a person who lacks capacity ("P").
The Court of Appeal has granted an appeal against sentence in a case which may be of interest to practitioners dealing with sexual offending involving multiple child victims.
Jennifer Lee discusses the case of Parry and others v HMRC  UKFTT 419 (TC) (7 May 2014), in which the First-tier Tribunal (Tax Chamber) held that a transfer of funds to a personal pension plan was not a transfer of value for inheritance tax purposes
With Professor Cheryl Thomas, Simon Phillips QC and Carl Gardner, Charles Parry was asked to speak to students of the Inner temple on ‘Can our legal system cope with Social Media?’ The question largely addressed issues surrounding jury management in the context of social me