The Green Bank Sale: public law challenges to the auction of state assets
On 7 April 2017, in R (SDC LLP) v Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy  EWHC 771 (Admin), the High Court dismissed a judicial review challenge brought by a disappointed bidder to the decision by the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy to appoint a rival consortium as … Continue reading The Green Bank Sale: public law challenges to the auction of state assets →
UK Government announces settlement of the Magnox procurement litigation
On 27th March 2017 the Energy Secretary Greg Clark announced that the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority had settled the long-running damages claim brought against it by Energy Solutions and Bechtel arising out of the procurement competition for the £14bn contract to decommission the UK’s 12 Magnox reactors.
Third party funding of judicial review – what lies beneath?
Andrew Denny and James Neill, Allen & Overy LLP consider the government’s consultation on the proposed rules which will require individuals to produce financial information at the outset of a judicial review claim. This post will be of interest to all those advising on the funding of judicial review claims.