05 July 2019

Lessons from the Court of Appeal

Smita Jamdar

The recent decision in R (on the application of Ngole) v The University of Sheffield makes interesting reading for any university undertaking fitness to practise proceedings or indeed any disciplinary proceedings that involve rights under the European Convention on Human Rights.

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28 November 2018

Free speech on campus: moving the conversation forward

Smita Jamdar

We consider what steps universities could take to regain some control of the debate around free speech on campus

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17 August 2018

The vexed question of burdensome FOIA requests

This blog explores one evolving element of the right to refuse requests regarded as vexatious.

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26 February 2018

Industrial action and professional courses

Smita Jamdar

We consider the industrial action currently taking place in universities.

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18 January 2018

The strange case of the super injunction

We discuss the so-called “super injunction” that Learndirect obtained against Ofsted to prevent the publication of a damning report, during the determination of Learndirect’s judicial review claim.

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