TITLE

GIBRALTAR

AUTHOR(S)
MacEvilly, Conn
PUB. DATE
November 2005
SOURCE
Lawyer;11/7/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 43, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that a recent ruling in a Transport and General Workers' Union case against the British Secretary of State for Defense contradicts decades of supposition and practice in Gibraltar regarding the treatment of British government departments. The judgment overturned a previous decision of the Gibraltar Supreme Court by stating that British government departments can no longer operate in Gibraltar as if immune from claims for breaches of statutory duty or negligence.
ACCESSION #
18858868

 

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