natural person legal definition

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  • R (on the application of Tigere) (Appellant) v Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (Respondent)

    ...) (Instructed by The Government Legal . Department) Intervener (Just for ... leave to remain are required before a person in her position is eligible to apply for ILR. ... to go to university, when that would be a natural educational progression alongside their peers, ...This may have been a broader definition than had hitherto been thought, but principally ...

  • Clyde & Co LLP and another (Respondents) v Bates van Winklehof (Appellant)

    ... individual undertakes to do or perform personally any work or services for another party to the ...The same definition of worker is also used in some other legislation, ...The appellant claimed that its natural meaning was restricted to contracts of ... be both workman and employer, which is a legal impossibility" (para 63). Further, "[t]he very ...

  • R (on the application of Prudential plc and another) (Appellants) v Special Commissioner of Income Tax and another (Respondents)

    ...(Instructed by PricewaterhouseCoopers Legal LLP) . (Instructed by Solicitor to Her Majesty's ..."may by notice in writing require a person .. to deliver to him such documents .. as (in the ... the profession (which could lead to definitional issues), or the practice of the particular member ...This development has been the natural consequence of the functional character of the ...

  • A Local Authority v HB (Alleged Risk of Radicalisation and Abduction), Court of Appeal - Family Division, May 26, 2017, [2017] EWHC 1437 (Fam)

    This judgment was delivered in private. The Judge has given permission for this anonymised version of the judgment (and any of the facts and matters contained in it) to be published on condition always that the names and the addresses of the parties and the children must not be published. For the avoidance of doubt, the strict prohibition on publi...

    ...All persons, including representatives of the media, must ... but dropped her opposition having taken legal advice and in circumstances where legal aid was ... local authority adopts the following definition of ``radicalisation'' (which I note is not the ... faith negate and supersede all other natural ties, such as those of family, kinship and ...

  • Amoena (UK) Ltd v HM Revenue and Customs, Court of Appeal - Civil Division, January 29, 2015, [2015] EWCA Civ 25

    1. This appeal concerns the appropriate classification, and hence level of customs duty, for a mastectomy bra (``MB''). This is designed principally to be worn with an artificial breast form by women who have undergone surgical removal of one or more breasts. The MB in this case is known as the ``Carmen'' MB. It is imported by the respondent (``

    ... to these notes even though they are not legally binding. . 8. There are certain rules for ..., even if specially made for disabled persons, are excluded (heading 66.02).).. This group also ... both to function as a prosthesis for the natural breast that has been wholly or partly removed or ... within the second indent of the Note 6 definition (judgment, para 70). Disposal of the appeal . vi) ...

  • Kennedy (Appellant) v Cordia (Services) LLP (Respondent) (Scotland)

    ... of practical importance relating to the Personal Protective Equipment at Work Regulations 1992 ... an aspect of public policy or some supposed legal principle, and commented that they betrayed a ...(b) the definition of the characteristics which personal protective ... out, as opposed to risks arising from the natural environment to which the worker is exposed while ...

  • Clark & Anor v In Focus Asset Management & Tax Solutions Ltd & Anor, Court of Appeal - Civil Division, February 14, 2014, [2014] EWCA Civ 118,[2014] WLR(D) 76

    1. Parliament has by primary legislation, namely the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (``FSMA''), set up a dispute resolution scheme called the Financial Ombudsman Service (``the Ombudsman Service'') for consumers who have disputes with providers of regulated financial services. This Service determines disputes and may award compensation.

    ... in the legislation about consumers taking legal proceedings after accepting an award under the ...3. Common law doctrines preclude a person who has obtained a decision from one court or ... A consumer is a ``natural person acting for purposes outside his trade, ... Lightman J applied the following definition of res judicata. `` A modern and authoritative ...

  • Unite The Union v Nailard (Jurisdictional Points : Worker, employee or neither), Court of Appeal - United Kingdom Employment Appeal Tribunal, September 27, 2016, [2016] UKEAT 0300_15_2709

    1. The ET held that the elected officers were employees of the Respondent under the extended definition in section 83(2) of the Equality Act 2010. Appeal allowed on this ground. The elected officers were not employees under the extended definition. Allonby v Accrington & Rossendale College [2004] IRLR 224, Jivraj v Hashwani [2011] IRLR 827 and H...

    ... of the Respondent under the extended definition in section 83(2) of the Equality Act 2010. ... The ET had applied the wrong legal test; the question was whether the conduct of the ... of apprenticeship or a contract personally to do work''. 22. Section 109 makes provision for ... approach seems to us to accord with the natural meaning of the words in the European and domestic ...

  • Royal Mencap Society v Tomlinson-Blake, Court of Appeal - Civil Division, July 13, 2018, [2018] EWCA Civ 1641

    1. It is very common in the care sector for workers to agree to ``sleep in'' overnight at premises where elderly, disabled or otherwise vulnerable people live, on the basis that they can be called on if assistance is required in the night but otherwise have no duties. The agreement may be either free-standing or an add-on to a contract of employme...

    ...---- Mr Sean Jones QC--(instructed by Unison Legal Services) for the Respondent in Mencap. ---- Mr ..., times at which, or the time for which, a person is to be treated as, or as not, working, and the ...``11. The actual working time definition should define what constitutes working time for ... is hardly surprising: it would not be a natural use of language, in a context which distinguishes ...

  • Bluebon Ltd v Ageas (UK) Ltd & Ors, Court of Appeal - Commercial Court, December 15, 2017, [2017] EWHC 3301 (Comm)

    1. The parties appear before the Court on the hearing of a preliminary issue as to the proper construction of a policy of insurance (the ``Policy'') taken out by the Claimant Bluebon Limited (the ``Insured''), which is now in liquidation, pursuant to which the First and Second Defendants (``Insurers'') provided insurance to the Insured in respec...

    ... Debts (Section H), as well as Commercial Legal Protection, Equipment Breakdown and Key Person ...c) words should be given their natural and ordinary meaning as understood by ordinary ... goods; (ii.) that the description is a definition of risk; (iii.) that the description is a ...

  • Harcap Ltd v FK Generators & Equipment Ltd, Court of Appeal - Commercial Court, October 19, 2017, [2017] EWHC 2765 (Comm)

    If this Transcript is to be reported or published, there is a requirement to ensure that no reporting restriction will be breached. This is particularly important in relation to any case involving a sexual offence, where the victim is guaranteed lifetime anonymity (Sexual Offences (Amendment) Act 1992), or where an order has been made in relation t...

    ... order has been made in relation to a young person. This Transcript is Crown Copyright. It may not ..., HarCap and the Defendants concluded a legally binding agreement entitled, ``Project Titan - ... is also made to the following definitions:. ``Transaction The provision of the Bridge ... to be assessed in the light of (i) the natural and ordinary meaning of the clause, (ii) any ...

  • Masri v Consolidated Contractors International Company SAL & Ors, Court of Appeal - Commercial Court, May 05, 2011, [2011] EWHC 1024 (Comm)

    1. Mr Munib Masri (``Mr Masri''/``the judgment creditor'') applies for a declaration that the first and second respondents (``the judgment debtors'') are in contempt of this court by reason of several breaches of orders made following a judgment on liability given by Gloster J on 28th July 2006 (``the liability judgment'') and for an order that the...

    ... accounting was carried out by CCIC personnel at CCIC's offices in Athens where all its ... ostensible authority), it was not the legal or beneficial owner of any interest in the ... measure against the above mentioned natural persons is not a sufficient reason from this ... 7 (D) affect any change in the definition of Contract Revenues. What paragraph 7 (D) does ...

  • R (on the application of Edwards and another (Appellant)) v Environment Agency and others (Respondents)

    ... as "pledging to carry on the battle using legal aid", and was also reported as saying: . "I'm too ... the course of his judgment, these fears, natural or not, were contradicted by the evidence. He ... into account "both the interest of the person wishing to defend his rights and the public ... the task naturally falls within the definition of reasonableness. Reasonableness can mean ...

  • Jones & Anor v First Greater Western Ltd, Court of Appeal - Chancery Division, April 25, 2013, [2013] EWHC 1485 (Ch)

    1. The core issue in this case is whether the defendant, First Greater Western Limited ("FGW") - as the private lessee and station franchise operator of railway premises, namely Bristol Temple Meads ("BTM"), within which are located Hackney Carriage stands fixed by local byelaws ("the taxi byelaws") - is lawfully entitled to introduce and enforce a...

    .... A taxi driver requires her or his own personal licence as a driver to ply for hire in a taxi. ... Mr Paton added that such had been the clear legal position in relation to land owning railway ... vehicular right was extinguished by the Natural Environment and Rural Communities Act 2006; and. ... Having regard to the dictionary definition of soliciting, which was asking for or trying to ...

  • Friends of the Earth Ltd & Anor, R (on the application of) v North Yorkshire County Council & Anor, Court of Appeal - Administrative Court, December 20, 2016, [2016] EWHC 3303 (Admin)

    1. In this rolled-up hearing of a claim for judicial review, the Claimants seek permission to challenge the decision of North Yorkshire County Council (``the Council'') made on 27 May 2016 to grant planning permission to Third Energy UK Gas Limited (``Third Energy'') to carry out hydraulic fracturing, or `fracking' on a site known as the ``KMA well...

    ... White QC and Gwion Lewis (instructed by Legal & Democratic Services) for the Defendant. ...natural gas for commercial purposes where the amount ... any representations duly made by any other person about the environmental effects of the ... the document is sufficient to meet the definition of an environmental statement... 33. The local ...

  • Citizens UK, R (On the Application Of) v Secretary of State for the Home Department, Court of Appeal - Civil Division, July 31, 2018, [2018] WLR(D) 497,[2018] EWCA Civ 1812

    2. The claim related to the lawfulness of what has become known as the ``expedited process'', which was established by the Respondent in conjunction with the French authorities in October 2016 in response to the impending demolition of the makeshift tented encampment in Calais which was commonly known as ``the Jungle'' and to which I will refer as

    ... Amelia Walker (instructed by the Government Legal Department) for the Respondent. Hearing dates: ...25. Article 2 is the definition provision. Article 2(b) defines the phrase ... a mechanism for determining where, when a person has lodged an asylum claim, that claim should be ...(what in the past were called the rules of natural justice) will readily be implied into a statutory ...

  • Murray Holdings Ltd v Oscatello Investments Ltd, Court of Appeal - Chancery Division, February 02, 2018, [2018] EWHC 162 (Ch)

    1. This case involves questions of construction and (depending on the construction) rectification of what is known as a Framework Agreement dated 19th December 2007 between, inter alia, the parties to this action. The rectification claim is the claimant's - if it succeeds on its construction argument it does not need its rectification claim; if i...

    ... or economic interest (direct or indirect, legal or beneficial) in Violet; and. (E) Isis shall ... by reference to ``what a reasonable person having all the background knowledge which would ... to be assessed in the light of (i) the natural and ordinary meaning of the clause, (ii) any ... and Mr Carr gave no thought to the definition of 2007 EBITDA in the Amended SPA and, as ...

  • Newby Foods Ltd, R (on the application of) v Food Standards Agency (No. 2), Court of Appeal - Administrative Court, July 26, 2013, [2013] EWHC 2132 (Admin)

    1. This is the second judgment in this case. In the first judgment I referred the principal questions of interpretation of the relevant EU regulation to the Court of Justice of the European Union. This judgment concerns the Claimant's application for interim relief pending the decision from the Court of Justice. However, to save the reader from

    ... Annex I to the Regulation contains definitions This definition appears also in Article 3, para ... on the bones of cattle, sheep and goats is legal, provided no SRM is included in the production ...iii) The decision was taken in breach of natural justice: the claimant was given no opportunity ... on its face the law of the land, and the person against whom such action is taken challenges the ...

  • Rathbone Brothers Plc & Anor v Novae Corporate Underwriting Ltd, Court of Appeal - Civil Division, November 14, 2014, [2014] WLR(D) 488,[2014] EWCA Civ 1464

    1. These appeals concern disputes about the construction and effect of the excess layer of a professional indemnity policy issued to Rathbone Brothers plc (``Rathbone plc'') by the members of Lloyd's Syndicate 2007 and other underwriters (``the excess insurers'') for the 2008 year of account. Rathbone plc is a substantial international group whose...

    ...6. PEV had been appointed a personal trustee of the Walker Trust on 9 July 1987 and he ...'' which is defined by clause 3.3 as ``a legally enforceable obligation arising from a wrongful ...23. So the definition of ``civil liability'' and ``the insured'' has ...First, the natural sense of an employee is someone working under a ...

  • Global Draw Ltd v IGT-UK Group Ltd & Anor, Court of Appeal - Commercial Court, September 10, 2014, [2014] EWHC 2973 (Comm)

    1. This is a claim by the claimant, Global Draw Limited, for summary judgment. Global Draw is a subsidiary of Scientific Games Corporation, which is a US company whose business is gaming systems. The first defendant, IGT-UK Group Limited, is an English company which is a subsidiary of International Game Technology, a US corporation also in the ga...

    ... The indemnity is invoked in respect of legal proceedings brought in Italy against Barcrest and ... and amend the SPA to include a revised definition of ``SNAI Matter'', expressly making reference to ... any Group Company or any of their Related Persons in connection with or arising out of:. .. (n) the ... interpretation takes no account of the natural and ordinary meaning of the words the parties ...

  • Magiera v Magiera, Court of Appeal - Civil Division, December 15, 2016, [2016] EWCA Civ 1292

    1. This appeal concerns the jurisdiction provisions of the Council Regulation (EC) No 44/2001 on jurisdiction and the recognition of judgments in civil and commercial matters (``Brussels I''). It is against an order made by Bodey J, on 6 July 2015, refusing to dismiss or stay proceedings brought in relation to a London house under the Trusts of Lan...

    ...Before turning to the legal issues that arise, I will refer very briefly to ... had as their object rights in personam, not rights in rem as required by Article 22. ... as uniform as possible, an independent definition must be given in EU law to the wording of Article ...In the light of these similarities, the natural inclination would therefore be to characterise ...

  • Bancoult, R (on the application of) v Secretary of State for Foreign & Commonwealth Affairs, Court of Appeal - Civil Division, May 23, 2014, [2014] EWCA Civ 708

    2. This appeal is a further chapter in the history of litigation arising out of the removal and subsequent exclusion of the native population from the Chagos Archipelago in the British Indian Ocean Territory (``BIOT''). Mr Bancoult challenges the decision taken by the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs on 1 April 2010 to creat...

    ... to the 1965 Order, provided that no person was to enter or be present or remain in BIOT ... returned forthwith and may not be used in legal proceedings or for any other purpose of the ...39. This definition was cited with approval by Dr F. A. Mann in ... immediate and continuing access to the natural resources of the BIOT such as fishing rights. ...

  • Kebede & Anor, R (on the application of) v Newcastle City Council, Court of Appeal - Civil Division, July 31, 2013, [2013] EWCA Civ 960,[2013] WLR(D) 322

    1. This is an appeal by Newcastle City Council (``Newcastle'') against the order of Timothy Straker QC, (sitting as a Deputy High Court Judge), quashing Newcastle's decision in a letter dated 28 August 2012 refusing to make grants to the Respondents in respect of their university fees. It raises questions as to the proper construction and applicati...

    ... (instructed by Newcastle City Council Legal Services) for the Appellant. Shazia Akhtar ... company when Parliament has decided that persons with your clients' immigration status should no ... with education, which education (by definition) is in place. . 13. I consider such an argument ... Second, as a matter of ordinary, natural language, tuition fees are expenses connected ...

  • London Trocadero (2015) LLP v Shinners & Ors, Court of Appeal - Chancery Division, November 23, 2018, [2018] EWHC 3200 (Ch)

    2. The Applicant, London Trocadero (2015) LLP (`Trocadero'), is the registered proprietor of The London Pavillion, 1 Piccadilly, London W1 (`the Building'), a large five-storey building situated in a prominent location occupying a corner site on Piccadilly Circus. The Third Respondent (`the Company') was the lessee of parts of the Building under v...

    ... assessed agency fees, management fees, legal fees, lender's fees, Heart of London Bid Levy and ... 1.1 is concerned with the correct definition of `Works Period' for the purposes of Issue 1.2. ... words should be given their ordinary and natural meaning. The first question in interpreting a ... involves ascertaining what a reasonable person would have understood the parties to have meant. ...

  • The Transfrontier Shipment of Waste (Amendment) Regulations 2014

    The Secretary of State, who is designated for the purposes of section 2(2) of the European Communities Act 1972(1) in relation to the environment(2) , the prevention, reduction and elimination of pollution caused by waste(3) and the control of the import and export of goods(4) , makes these Regulations in exercise of the powers conferred by that se...

    ...(2) In paragraph (1)—. (a) in the definition of “authorised person”, for “50(2)” ...(b) in Wales and the Welsh area, the Natural Resources Body for Wales;. (c) in Scotland and ... Scotland, that person would on grounds of legal professional privilege be entitled to withhold on ...