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  • The Syria (Restrictive Measures) (Overseas Territories) (Amendment) Order 2017

    Her Majesty, in exercise of the powers conferred on Her by section 112 of the Saint Helena Act 1833(1) , the British Settlements Acts 1887 and 1945(2) , and all of the other powers enabling Her to do so, is pleased, by and with the advice of Her Privy Council, to order as follows: Citation, commencement, interpretation and extent 1.—(1) This O...

    ...(a) for the definition of “financing and financial assistance”, ... the definition of “insurance” omit “natural or legal”; and. (c) omit the definition of ...11.—(1) A person to whom this Order applies (“P”) commits an ...

  • Plantation Holdings (FZ) LLC v Dubai Islamic Bank PJSC, Court of Appeal - Commercial Court, March 23, 2017, [2017] EWHC 520 (Comm)

    Introduction1. This is a claim by the Claimant, Plantation Holdings (FZ) LLC (`Plantation') for some US$2 billion. Plantation is a Dubai company which was incorporated in 2004 for the purpose of developing an upmarket and exclusive polo facility on the outskirts of Dubai which was to include villas, a hotel, rented flats and business units (`Planta...

    ... to critical scrutiny and to gauge the personality, motivations and working practices of a witness, ... Tamimi, the largest firm of advocates and legal consultants in the UAE. He acted for DIB in ... full legal title to transfer to foreign natural person or a foreign legal entity then the ...48. There then follow a number of definitions, the most relevant being the following:. ...

  • Stody Estate Ltd v Secretary of State for Environment, Food And Rural Affairs, Court of Appeal - Administrative Court, March 06, 2018, [2018] EWHC 378 (Admin)

    1. The EU operates a system of payments to farmers in member states: the single farm payment scheme (``SPS''). The SPS is a direct support scheme for farmers under the EU's common agricultural policy. It is voluntary: farmers may apply for payments under the scheme and will be granted them if they satisfy certain eligibility criteria. Until 20...

    ...George Peretz QC (instructed by Government Legal Department) for the Defendant. John Robb ... of Reg 73/2009 includes the following definitions:. ``(a) `farmer' means a natural or legal person, ...

  • JSC Mezhdunarodniy Promyshlenniy Bank & Anor v Pugachev & Ors, Court of Appeal - Chancery Division, October 11, 2017, [2017] EWHC 2426 (Ch)

    2. The first claimant Mezhprom Bank is a Russian bank which entered into insolvent liquidation in Russia in late 2010. The second claimant, the Deposit Insurance Agency (DIA), is its liquidator. The claimants claim to be owed the sum of RUR 76.6 billion (in excess of US $1bn) by the first defendant, Mr Sergei Viktorovich Pugachev. 3. Mr Pugachev

    .... A complete picture of how Mr Pugachev's personal and business interests are operated is not ... She was the head of legal at Mezhprom Bank. While no longer associated ... Definitions are in section 1.1. Discretionary Beneficiaries ... to the Trustee, If any Protector being a natural person is Under Disability or is bankrupt or ...

  • The Bodo Community & Ors v The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Ltd, Court of Appeal - Technology and Construction Court, June 20, 2014, [2014] EWHC 1973 (TCC)

    1. In this Group litigation, the many Claimants, numbering some 15,000 or more and including several representative type claimants and claims on behalf of children, seek damages at common law and statutory compensation under the law of Nigeria in relation to oil spills from pipelines said to have been caused by Shell Petroleum Development Company o...

    ... lease, and will enable mineral oils, natural gas, their derivatives and components, and steam ... also for damage suffered by any innocent persons by any breakage or leakage of the pipe, unless ...There is little current legal literature in Nigeria and what there is is not ...73. Justice Oguntade takes his definition of ``protect'' from Collins English Dictionary: ...

  • Bear Scotland Ltd & Ors -v- Fulton & Ors (Working Time Regulations : Holiday pay), Court of Appeal - United Kingdom Employment Appeal Tribunal, November 04, 2014, [2014] UKEAT 0047_13_0411

    The EAT held that Article 7 of the Working Time Directive is to be interpreted such that payments for overtime which the employees in two appeals before it were required to work, though which their employer was not obliged to offer as a minimum, is part of normal remuneration and to be included as such in the calculation of pay for holiday leave ta...

    ... total remuneration which related to the personal and professional status of an airline pilot had ... approach taken in Williams and Lock is a natural development of the points adopted in the earlier ... This led her to apply a definition of ``pay'' in the context of ``holiday pay'' ... Second, legal certainty and non-retroactivity restrict its ...

  • Reference by the Court of Appeal in Northern Ireland pursuant to Paragraph 33 of Schedule 10 to the Northern Ireland Act 1998 (Abortion)

    ... Office, Department of Finance and Personnel) Nathalie Lieven QC Laura McMahon BL . David ...The substantive questions in this case are legal issues - specifically related to the .... Page 4 . 8. By definition we are here considering the cases of women and ...On the contrary, it is natural that Parliament should have left it to claimants ...

  • In the matter of an application by the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission for Judicial Review (Northern Ireland)

    ... Office, Department of Finance and Personnel) Nathalie Lieven QC Laura McMahon BL . David ...The substantive questions in this case are legal issues - specifically related to the .... Page 4 . 8. By definition we are here considering the cases of women and ...On the contrary, it is natural that Parliament should have left it to claimants ...

  • IBM United Kingdom Holdings Ltd & Anor v Dalgleish & Ors (Rev 1), Court of Appeal - Chancery Division, February 20, 2015, [2015] EWHC 389 (Ch)

    1. Following the handing-down of my judgment dated 4 April 2014 (``the Judgment'') and the delivery of a short judgment at a directions hearing on 13 June 2014 (``the June Judgment''), I have heard further submissions over the course of 9 days dealing with the remedies for the breaches of duty on the part of IBM established by the Judgment. I shal...

    ... of the List of Issues are a number of definitions which I will use in the Judgment. I set out the ... . 24B. The legal teams have been under considerable pressure in ... background and asks what a reasonable person, having that knowledge, would consider the ... This is one natural meaning (indeed, in my view the more natural ...

  • UBS AG (London Branch) & Anor v Kommunale Wasserwerke Leipzig GMBH, Court of Appeal - Commercial Court, November 04, 2014, [2014] EWHC 3615 (Comm)

    1. In 2006 and 2007 the Leipzig municipal water company (``KWL'') sold credit protection to the investment bank UBS and to two other banks (``LBBW'' and ``Depfa'') on four portfolios of investment grade bonds and other securities. It did so by means of a series of complex derivative products known as Single Tranche Collateralised Debt Obligations (

    ...38. Mr Lancaster and Mr Davies were both legally trained and, while not practising as lawyers, ... premium paid to KWL for their own personal benefit. To some extent this was notionally ... went so disastrously wrong that it is natural for witnesses to have persuaded themselves by a ...So I think, by definition, if you're getting a better yield you're almost ...

  • R (on the application of Hallam) (Appellant) v Secretary of State for Justice (Respondent)

    ... (Instructed by The Government Legal . Department) Heather Williams QC . Adam Straw . ... the eligibility for compensation of persons convicted of a criminal offence where their ... the 1988 Act, providing a statutory definition of the term "miscarriage of justice": . "(1ZA) ...This sharpens what would anyway be our natural approach when construing provisions designed to ...

  • BG Global Energy Ltd & Ors v Talisman Sinopec Energy UK Ltd & Ors, Court of Appeal - Commercial Court, January 27, 2015, [2015] EWHC 110 (Comm)

    2. Talisman Energy Inc is a global upstream oil and gas company headquartered in Canada. The First Defendant (``Talisman'') has since about 17 December 2012 been in a joint venture between Talisman Energy Inc and the Sinopec Group (prior to that Talisman was the principal operating subsidiary of Talisman Energy Inc in the UK). The Second Defendan...

    ...(a) Did the references in the definition of Operating Expenditure in the TPOSA to the ... on the basis of the principle that no person may take advantage of his own wrong?. (3) In any ... as a whole, giving the words used their natural and ordinary meaning in the context of the ... was) stated that, because a lease created a legal estate in land and one of the incidents of ...

  • Griffiths & Ors v Suffolk Police & Anor, Court of Appeal - Queen's Bench Division, October 10, 2018, [2018] EWHC 2538 (QB)

    1. This case arises out of the murder of Mary Griffiths by John McFarlane on 6 May 2009 in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk. The Claimants are her three daughters, suing by their father and litigation friend. They seek damages from the Chief Constable of the Suffolk Police, the ``Suffolk Police'', and North and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust, the ``NHS Trust...

    ...That person would have realised that the situation was more ...They amount to a repeat in a different legal framework of the negligence claim. Any human ... not susceptible of any such precise definition as would be necessary to give them utility as ... or unlawful acts of others or man-made or natural hazards. . 474. At [27-28], Lord Dyson considered ...

  • Belhaj and another (Respondents) v Straw and others (Appellants)

    ... (Instructed by The Government Legal . Department) (Instructed by Leigh Day) ... for false imprisonment, trespass to the person, conspiracy to injure or to use unlawful means, ... governing foreign act of state dovetail naturally with those governing state immunity, and that ... if it is not expedient to attempt a definition. It is an exercise of sovereign power. Obvious ...

  • Upper Tribunal (Administrative Appeals Chamber), October 26, 2016, [2016] UKUT 482 (AAC)

    Decision: The decision of the First-tier Tribunal (ref. AFCS/00103/2014) taken on 19 February 2014, involved no material error on a point of law. Its decision is not set aside and this appeal is DISMISSED. Hearing: 20 July 2016 at Field House, Bream's Buildings, London Attendances: Mrs Langford represented herself (informally assisted by Mr Wrigh...

    ..., of counsel, instructed by the Government Legal Department. Introduction. 1. Despite my sympathy ... not therefore satisfy the 2011 Order's definition of surviving adult dependant. . 4. The First-tier ... marriage in the background to be a person from whom one partner is estranged or ... Part 2 of Schedule 1 to the Order, ``the natural meaning of the word `married' pertains to a ...

  • R (on the application of Nicklinson and another) (AP) (Appellants) v Ministry of Justice (Respondent)

    .... Page 4 . The legal and policy background . The domestic law ... murder involves the perpetrator killing a person when intending either to kill or to inflict ... although sufficient to come within the definition of the offence, were of only minor encouragement .... 186. .. Naturally, it would come as no surprise at all for the DPP ...

  • R (on the application of AM) (AP) (Respondent) v The Director of Public Prosecutions (Appellant)

    .... Page 4 . The legal and policy background . The domestic law ... murder involves the perpetrator killing a person when intending either to kill or to inflict ... although sufficient to come within the definition of the offence, were of only minor encouragement .... 186. .. Naturally, it would come as no surprise at all for the DPP ...

  • ARB v IVF Hammersmith Ltd, Court of Appeal - Queen's Bench Division, October 06, 2017, [2017] EWHC 2438 (QB)

    1. Court Orders have been made, for obvious good reasons which will soon become apparent, anonymising the identities of a number of individuals, including (but not limited to) the Claimant (``ARB''), the Third Party (``R'') and their children. 2. ARB is the father, and R is the mother, of E who was born in the summer of 2011. E is by all accounts a...

    ... J. A Public or Legal Policy Bar?. K. Is the Loss Too Remote?. L. ...10. The couple were unable to conceive naturally. Having unsuccessfully undertaken IVF treatment ... address or if there is any change in personal circumstances. (b) It is your responsibility to ...'' did not fall within the statutory definition (paragraph 101). Although the removal of a single ...

  • Kent v Paterson-Brown & Anor, Court of Appeal - Chancery Division, July 30, 2018, [2018] EWHC 2008 (Ch)

    1. In late 2004 the Claimant, John Kent, until then an English resident, was looking to emigrate. Switzerland was the likely destination. He was in the process of selling his care-home construction businesses, which would provide him with substantial capital to invest elsewhere. 2. The First Defendant, William Paterson-Brown (``WPB'') was then li...

    .... First, he claims that WPB acted, in his personal capacity, as his agent in the purchase of shares ... but was fuelled by his understanding of the legal arguments that underpin his case as currently ... of fact, an actual common intent or natural consensus of the parties - i.e. a meeting of the ...111. In my judgment, the Defendants' definition of the test is the correct one: see Dicey Morris ...

  • BP Gas Marketing Ltd v La Societe Sonatrach & Anor, Court of Appeal - Commercial Court, October 07, 2016, [2016] EWHC 2461 (Comm)

    1. This action is concerned with the proper construction of clause D2.2.2(ii)(b) of a Joint Shipper's Agreement ("JSA") entered into on 28 June 2005 between the Claimant, BP Gas Marketing Limited ("BP"), and the First Defendant La Societe Sonatrach The Second Defendant, Sonatrach Gas Marketing UK Limited, became jointly and severally liable with th...

    ... of nitrogen added to cargoes of Liquefied Natural Gas ("LNG") LNG is created by cooling natural gas ...The JSA is a sophisticated legal document running to 180 pages and not notable for ... are to be construed, and what a reasonable person having all the background knowledge which would ... of nitrogen used appears in the definition of TN2A and TN2B within the formula. 143. ...

  • The Human Medicines (Amendment) Regulations 2013

    (2) Regulation 28 shall come into force one year after the date of publication in the Official Journal of the European Union of the implementing acts referred to in Article 85 c(3) (provisions as to the sale at a distance of medicinal products) of Directive 2001/83/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the Community code relating to m...

    ...(i) after the definition of “the 2001 Directive” insert—. ... independently and on behalf of another legal or natural person;”;. (iv) after the definition ...

  • Upper Tribunal (Administrative Appeals Chamber), November 26, 2015, [2015] UKUT 668 (AAC)

    IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that (a) this appeal be ALLOWED, (b) the Deputy Traffic Commissioner's revocation of the operator's standard licence for the Welsh Traffic Area is itself revoked, (c) the operator must comply with the tachograph and drivers' hours audit and reporting requirements specified in paragraph 100 below. SUBJECT MATTER:- transport man...

    ...2. Legal differences between connected features of the ... must consider whether a finding that the person was no longer of good repute or (as the case may ...``a natural person employed by an undertaking or, if that ...(f) by the definition of ``transport manager'' in Article 2, the ...

  • Economou v David De Freitas (Rev 1), Court of Appeal - Queen's Bench Division, July 27, 2016, [2016] EWHC 1853 (QB)

    2. The defendant is the father of the late Eleanor de Freitas. In December 2012 Ms de Freitas had a relationship with the claimant, Mr Economou. In January 2013 she accused him of rape. He was arrested, but never charged. In August 2013 he started a private prosecution against her alleging that she had accused him falsely, with intent to pervert t...

    ...THE CAUSE OF ACTION ISSUES. Legal principles. 8. The relevant legal principles are ... that defamatory words that do not name the person to whom they refer are immune from action for ... that is so normally depends on the natural and ordinary meaning of the words. . 14. In ... are flexibility and, by statutory definition, adaptability to the circumstances of the ...

  • Edgeworth Capital (Luxembourg) SARL v Aabar Investments PJS, Court of Appeal - Commercial Court, June 29, 2018, [2018] EWHC 1627 (Comm)

    1. The Claimant (``Edgeworth'') is a Luxembourg registered company owned by a Jersey trust of which the ultimate beneficiaries are Mr Robert Tchenguiz and his family. It was created as a special purpose vehicle for the transaction described below. Mr Tchenguiz is its moving spirit, although he is not a director or shareholder. His formal role is...

    ... as ``the Block Loan''); and (3) a junior personal loan of €75m from RBS to Mr Quinlan and Mr Maud. ... do not represent the totality of the legal relationship between the parties. It relies on ...; on the contrary it would have been natural to tell him so that the terms could be recorded ... Whilst the definition of the ``Indemnified Amount'' included the ...

  • Revenue And Customs v Parry & Ors (Rev 1), Court of Appeal - Civil Division, October 16, 2018, [2018] EWCA Civ 2266

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    ... of conferring a gratuitous benefit on any person and meets some further conditions by providing ... provided for omissions in the definition of “operations” in section 268 IHTA, which is ... in my judgment appropriate to assess the legal position by reference to its overall effect. The ... This is the most natural time to determine the question of benefit and in ...