R v Brown (Gregory)

JurisdictionEngland & Wales
CourtHouse of Lords
Judgment Date08 February 1996
Date08 February 1996
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35 cases
  • R v Fellows ; R v Arnold
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)
    • 27 Septiembre 1996
    ...photograph, in another form. 39 We find support for this conclusion in the speech of Lord Goff in a recent House of Lords decision, Reg. V. Brown (Gregory) [1996] 1 AC 543. The issue was whether "data" within the Data Protection Act 1984 was limited to data in computer-readable fo......
  • Durant v Financial Services Authority
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 8 Diciembre 2003
    ...There is inevitably a tension between those two primary objectives at an inter-state level, as Lord Hoffmann observed in R v. Brown [1996] AC 543, HL, at 557A-C. That tension is not so evident in the domestic setting for which the Act provides, in particular, in the right of access to perso......
  • Mccann v Switzerland Insuranceaustralia Ltd
    • Australia
    • High Court
    • 14 Diciembre 2000
    ...27 SR (NSW) 161 at 168–169. 66 Reasons of Gleeson CJ at [22]. 67 Reasons of Hayne J at [94]; reasons of Callinan J at [143]. 68 cl 2. 69R v Brown [1996] AC 543 at 561 per Lord Hoffmann; cf Collector of Customs v Agfa-Gevaert Ltd (1996) 186 CLR 389 at 70 cf Collector of Customs v Agfa-Gevaer......
  • Nominal Defendant v Glg Australia Pty Ltd
    • Australia
    • High Court
    • 5 Abril 2006
    ...500 at 505. See also Allianz (2005) 79 ALJR 1079 at 1084 [28]; 215 ALR 385 at 391. 95 (2004) 41 MVR 196 at 206–207 [53]. 96 R v Brown [1996] AC 543 at 561 applied in Collector of Customs v Agfa-Gevaert Ltd (1996) 186 CLR 389 at 397. 97 (2004) 41 MVR 196 at 207 [55]. See above these reaso......
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2 books & journal articles
  • ISSUES CONCERNING COMPLIANCE
    • United Kingdom
    • Journal of Money Laundering Control Nbr. 4-2, April 2000
    • 1 Abril 2000
    ...Norwich Pharmacal ν Customs & Excise Commissioners [1974] AC 152. (150) Bankers Trust Co. ν Shapira [1980] 1 WLR 1274. (151) R ν Brown [1996] 1 All ER 545 (HL). (152) Section 5(6). (153) This was assumed by Rix J in Dubai Aluminium Co. ν Al Alawi [1999] 1 All ER 703. (154) Dir 95/46/EC. (15......
  • The search for elusive electrons: getting a sense for electronic evidence
    • Ireland
    • Irish Judicial Studies Journal Nbr. 1-1, January 2001
    • 1 Enero 2000
    ...This arguably differs from what many had previously understood to be the position. 12Turner, March 2001 Computers and Law 36, 37. 13[1996] 1 All E.R. 545, cited in Hoey, “Techno-Cops: Information Technology and Law Enforcement”, (1998) 6(1) International Journal of Law and Information Techn......

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