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DT 1507 Unlawful immigration detention: the mentally ill and other protected groups

By the end of this session delegates should have a good grasp of the principles of unlawful detention and how to run a case in practice.

Topics covered will include: 
The statutory immigration detention powers;
The Secretary of State’s detention policies;
The Hardial Singh principles;
The decisions in Lumba and Kambadzi and an update on key cases from the last year;
The Detention Centre Rules and Detention Service orders;
Assessing damages;
Litigation strategy and practical tips in running a claim.

*Some members may qualify for a Trust for London funded place on this course. To apply, please click here*


Event details

Date(s):20 February 2014
Start Time:16.00
End Time:19.15
CPD Hours:3
Location:London
Level:Intermediate;Advanced
Audience:Lawyers acting for those detained under immigration powers as well as lawyers acting in civil actions against the Home Office and its contractors.
Main area:Judicial Review;Detention
Aim of course:By the end of this session delegates should have a good grasp of the principles of unlawful detention and how to run a case in practice.
Topics:


The following will be covered:
The statutory immigration detention powers;
The Secretary of State’s detention policies;
The Hardial Singh principles;
The decisions in Lumba and Kambadzi and an update on key cases from the last year;
The Detention Centre Rules and Detention Service orders;
Assessing damages;
Litigation strategy and practical tips in running a claim.

 

Tutor details:Jed Pennington, Bhatt Murphy and Tim Buley, Landmark Chambers
Tutor biographies:

Jed Pennington is a solicitor at Bhatt Murphy Solicitors and Tim Buley is a barrister at Landmark Chambers.  They have extensive experience in litigating public and private law claims against the Home Office and its contractors arising from immigration detention.
 

PriceConcessionary Training Prices: £60
Member Training Prices: £120
Non Member Training Prices: £240

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