• § SENTENCING ACT 2020
    The Sentencing Act 2020 comes into force today, 1 December. 

    The Act (which codifies the law) repeals pretty well all of the previous legislation on sentencing. 

    As such, students are advised to avoid reading the Lectures on sentencing until they have been updated. This will be sometime in January.
  • § OCCUPIERS LIABILITY ACT 1957 - WARNINGS - CRICKET MATCH - BOLTON v STONE
    LEWIS v WANDSWORTH LONDON BOROUGH [2020] EWHC 3205. Full and edited judgment, together with evaluation, in DOWNLOADS.
  • § OCCUPIERS LIABILITY ACT 1957 - OCCUPIERS - WARNINGS - OBVIOUS RISKS - VOLENTI
    MATHEWSON v CRUMP [2020] EWHC 3167. Full and edited judgment, together with evaluation, in DOWNLOADS.
  • § LAW NEWS 16 NOVEMBER 2020
    In DOWNLOADS.
  • § EUROPEAN UNION - STRICT LIABILITY - LEGISLATIVE INTERPRETATION - MARLEASING PRINCIPLE
    R (HIGHBURY POULTRY FARM PRODUCE LTD) v CROWN PROSECUTION SERVICE [2020] UKSC 39. Full and edited judgment, together with evaluation, in DOWNLOADS.
  • § TORT - VICARIOUS LIABILITY
    CHEL v TARMAC CEMENT AND LIME LTD [2020] EWHC 2613. Full and edited judgment, together with evaluation, in DOWNLOADS.
  • § UPDATED DIGITAL TEXTBOOKS
    Complimentary digital textbooks (in a flash drive) are available post free to institutions with a site licence.

    Contact sales@elawstudent.com to order same.
     
  • § UPDATE
    The update is now live.

    However, there are some layout tweaks to do, together with links to check.
  • § RESOURCE UPDATE
    The update to the Lectures is now being processed and will represent an accurate description of the law in England & Wales as of today''s date, 1 September 2020. The update should be online within the next 10 days.

    In the meanwhile, the updated Notes are available in DOWNLOADS at 2020 UPDATE NOTES.zip. The Notes are in Word.doc format for students to edit as they so wish during the course.
  • § SALES & GENERAL ENQUIRIES
    We are closed from Tuesday 21 July until Monday 27 July.
  • § CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS - STING OPERATIONS - ARTICLE 8 EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS
    SUTHERLAND v HM ADVOCATE [2020] UKSC 31. Full and edited judgment, together with evaluation, in DOWNLOADS.
  • § STRICT LIABILITY - S.13(1) TERRORISM ACT 2000 - PRESUMPTION - MENS REA - ARTICLE 10 EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS
    PWR v DPP [2020] EWHC 798. Full and edited judgment, together with evaluation, in DOWNLOADS.
  • § JUDICIAL REVIEW - THE HEALTH PROTECTION (CORONAVIRUS, RESTRICTIONS) (ENGLAND) REGULATIONS 2020 - VIRES - ARTICLES 5, 8 AND 11 EURPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS
    DOLAN v HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE SECRETARY [2020] EWHC 1786. Full and edited judgment, together with evaluation, in DOWNLOADS.
  • § LAW NEWS 6 JULY 2020
    In DOWNLOADS.
  • § CRIMINAL APPEALS - JUDICIAL PRESSURE - DEFENDANTS - GUILTY PLEAS
    R v INKSTER [2020] EWCA Crim 796. Full and edited judgment, together with evaluation, in DOWNLOADS.
  • § JUDICIARY - CIVIL LITIGATION - UNFAIR TRIALS - SECTION 4 DEFAMATION ACT 2013 - REYNOLDS DEFENCE
    SERAFIN v MALKIEWICZ [2020] UKSC 23. Full and edited judgment, together with evaluation, in DOWNLOADS.
  • § TORT - VICARIOUS LIABILITY - INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS
    BARCLAYS BANK v VARIOUS CLAIMANTS [2020] UKSC 13. Full and edited judgment, together with evaluation, in DOWNLOADS.
  • § TORT - VICARIOUS LIABILITY - CLOSE CONNECTION TEST
    WM MORRISON SUPERMARKETS PLC v VARIOUS CLAIMANTS [2020] UKSC 12. Full and edited judgment, together with evaluation, in DOWNLOADS.
  • § TORT - NEGLIGENCE - PSYCHIATRIC DAMAGE - SECONDARY VICTIMS
    PAUL v ROYAL WOLVERHAMPTON NHS TRUST [2020] EWHC 1415. Full and edited judgment, together with evaluation, in DOWNLOADS.
  • § STARE DECISIS - SUPREME COURT - OBITER STATEMENTS - CRIME - DISHONESTY
    R v BARTON [2020] EWCA Crim 575. Full and edited judgment, together with evaluation, in DOWNLOADS.