Weekly Notes: legal news from ICLR — 17 December 2018

This final roundup of the Michaelmas term see the judiciary in an educational context, fails to see the long delayed legal aid cuts review, hears pop music copyrights and wrongs, finds a risk of judicial bias ungrounded, and lacks liability for libellous links.

Judiciary

Head’s end of term report

Legal aid

LASPO report postponed as BBC catalogues devastating effects

Intellectual Property

‘Music of Gaye Origin’ claim settles

Public order

Fracking appeal: CA rejects bias claim

Media law

Liability for links

Dates and deadlines

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