Right to Liberty and Security in UK Law

  • ​Human Rights In Everyday Life
    • Mondaq UK
    • August 24, 2020
    ......treatment. Article 5: the right to liberty and security. Article 8: right to a private and family life. Article 14: ......
  • Reform To Adults With Incapacity Legislation – Consultation
    • Mondaq UK
    • February 16, 2018
    ...... the 2000 Act may not be compliant with the right to liberty and security under Article 5 of the ......
  • New Deprivation Of Liberty Safeguards Introduced
    • Mondaq United Kingdom
    • October 14, 2008
    ......Article 5 of the European Convention of Human Rights provides. that "Everyone has the right to liberty and security. of person" ......
  • The European Court of Human Rights Overturns the House of Lords Decision on Bournewood
    • Mondaq United Kingdom
    • January 17, 2005
    ......, in violation of Article 5(1) of the Human Rights Act (right to liberty and security), and that the procedures available to him for a review of ......
  • The Origins Of The Human Rights Act As A Safeguard Against Extradition
    • Mondaq United Kingdom
    • June 14, 2010
    ...... life), 3 (torture or inhuman or degrading treatment), 5 (right to liberty and security of person) and 6 (entitlement to a fair and public hearing), ......
  • Liberty v Cuddy (3): Is The Court Acting As A Bondsman?
    • Mondaq UK
    • December 04, 2014
    ...... court as an alternative remedy to specific performance to deliver security documentation. Liberty Mercian Limited (Liberty) entered into a ... been a number of commentaries regarding the importance of naming the right company as the contracting party to avoid similar issues as seen in this ......
  • 'FSL NEW YORK' – High Court Sides With P&I Club Over LOU Dispute
    • Mondaq UK
    • June 08, 2016
    ...... whether an LOU beneficiary had a direct right of action against the P&I club, and whether it ... court order to increase the value of the security provided. Facts. In the instant case, damage ... both Charterers and Owners shall have liberty to apply [our emphasis] if and to the extent the ......
  • The Latest On Bonds And Guarantees
    • Mondaq United Kingdom
    • July 07, 2014
    ...... But three recent decisions in this area, Liberty Mercian Ltd v (1) Cuddy Civil Engineering Ltd (2) ... Practice point. If (i) the right to make a call under an ondemand bond is ... with which the courts treat the security that is afforded by bonds, guarantees and ......
  • Importance of data privacy and transparency in the UK highlighed by Investigatory Powers Tribunal decision
    • LexBlog United Kingdom
    • February 17, 2015
    A recent landmark ruling from the UK’s Investigatory Powers Tribunal has highlighted the growing importance the UK courts place on data privacy and transparency. It is the first occasion that the I...
    ...... released a second judgment in the case of Liberty v The Secretary of State for Foreign and ... records intercepted by the US National Security Agency under the PRISM and Upstream programs ched human rights laws. Even intelligence services must respect ......
  • English High Court Declares UK Legislation Expanding Government Powers to Retain and Intercept Data Unlawful
    • JD Supra United Kingdom
    • Latham & Watkins LLP
    • August 13, 2015
    The English High Court has declared that UK legislation which expanded government powers to require communication providers to retain communication traffic data is incompatible with human rights, a...
    ...... traffic data is incompatible with human rights, and is unlawful. The legislation is seen by the ... is accessible by law enforcement and security services to investigate serious crime and issues ..., a Conservative MP, joining forces with Liberty, a leading civil liberties group, mounted a legal ......
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