2011

News and Legal Cases/Activity from Prospect Law

  • Appearance in Judicial Review proceedings in the High Court in The Queen (on the application of) Solar Century Holdings Ltd v Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change [2011] All ER (D) 190 (Dec) (December 2011)
  • Appearance in Crown Court jury trial concerning linked environmental enforcement and fraud offences in north London (December 2011)
  • Advising Solar Century Holdings Ltd, Ardenham Energy, Encraft and other renewable energy companies and community groups on potential Judicial Review proceedings respecting the Ministerial announcement by Greg Barker MP concerning changes to the Feed in Tariff scheme for solar PV installations (November 2011)
  • Advising a major German energy from waste company on the potential purchase of a portfolio of Coal Mouth Methane sites (November 2011)
  • Appearance in prosecution proceedings concerning the destruction of protected trees within a Conservation Area in Islington (November 2011)
  • Presentation to the Radioactive Material Transport Users Committee (RAMTUC) Fourth Radioactive Material Transport Seminar at Birchwood Park, Warrington (October 2011)
  • Lecture on sustainability legal issues for Sustainable Construction Innovation Network “iNet” at Passivhouse UK (September 2011)
  • Advising a major Chinese SOE on the potential acquisition of a landmark financial property in the Canary Wharf area of London (September 2011)
  • Prospect Law invited to join the Advisory Panel for energy schemes for National Westminster Bank and Royal Bank of Scotland (August 2011)
  • Advising on Judicial Review proceedings concerning the planning implications of an Islamic School in Brent (Ongoing)
  • Advising on High Court injunction proceedings in respect of unlawful waste operations in Hertfordshire (Ongoing)
  • Article on renewable energy legal issues for Regenerate Magazine (August 2011)
  • Advising a China based chemicals corporation on the potential acquisition of a UK life sciences firm (August 2011)
  • Presentation on “Regulatory Issues for Nuclear New Build” to the Nuclear Institute and University of Central Lancashire joint symposium (June 2011)
  • Article on legal issues affecting solar PV installations for Eco Construct Magazine (May 2011)
  • Article on planning issues affecting solar PV schemes for Building Products Magazine (April 2011)
  • Prospect Presentations on legal issues for renewable energy schemes at Ecobuild 2011 (February 2011)
  • Prospect Presentation on renewable energy legal issues for the British Research Establishment (January 2011)