Category: Audio files
November 22 2017 | Audio files
This session is a discussion of the latest case law on the use that can be made of Parliamentary materials in litigation.
November 1 2017 | Audio files
This panel discussion took place at the PLP annual Judicial Review Trends and Forecasts conference on October 17 2017
November 18 2016 | Audio files
The investigatory Powers Bill (IPB) provides a legal framework to UK state surveillance, purporting to balance personal privacy with the needs of state to provide security and prevent fraud and terrorism. The panellists disucss the public law issues arising from the so called ‘snoopers charter’.
November 3 2016 | Audio files
There has been a good deal of discussion of late about the notion of judicial overreach, the suggestion being that "judicial power" needs to be more carefully confined than it has been in the recent past. In this talk, Mark Elliott, while acknowledging that there must be, or are, limits to judicial power, will critically examine and challenge the argument that the courts are guilty of significant overreach.
November 2 2016 | Audio files
How will EU law cease to apply in the UK subsequent to 'The Great Repeal Bill'? What are the implications for the future of law referencing EU institutions? Martin considers these and many other questions addressing to our annual conference in October 2016.
November 6 2015 | Audio files
Henry VIII clauses by which Acts of Parliament may be changed by delegated legislation are a constitutional anomaly. They are derived from a time when the Crown exercised absolute power.
In the modern age they have the potential to subvert the sovereignty of parliament and substitute executive tyranny.