Data Protection & Cyber
He acts for claimants and defendants in connection with information and personal data related cases for misuse of private information and under article 8 of the ECHR, the GDPR, the Data Protection Acts 1998 and 2018 and the Freedom of Information Act 2000
- R (Butt) v Home Sec  EWCA Civ 256: Prevent duty & universities.
- Home Sec v TLU  EWCA Civ 2217: Online data breach.
- Willow v Info Commr  EWCA Civ 1876: Restraint of juveniles.
- TLT v Home Sec  EWHC 2217 (QB): Online data breach.
- Youssef v Info Commr  UKFTT EA/2016/0185 (GRC): First Lady of Syria.
- Crook v Info Commr  UKFTT EA/2015/0224 (GRC): WW2 intelligence.
- DWP v Info Commr and Gale  UKUT 599 (AAC): EU infraction proceedings.
- Home Office v Info Commr and Cobain  UKUT 0027 (AAC): Deprivation of citizenship.
- MXA v Harrow LBC  EWHC 3756 (QB): Data protection.
- McIntrye v Info Commr  UKFTT EA/2013/0093 (GRC): Extremist material online.
- Stevenson v Info Commr  UKUT 181 (AAC): Hospitals.
- Home Office v Info Commr and John O  UKFTT EA/2011/0265 (GRC): Immigration lists.
- Platts v Info Commr  UKFTT EA/2012/0190 (GRC): Whether information “held”.
- Wynn v Info Commr  UKFTT EA/2011/0084 (GRC): Equitable Life.
- Pragnell v Info Commr  UKFTT EA/2011/0279 (GRC): Royal papers FOIA amendments.
- Veer v Info Commr  UKFTT EA/2011/0255 (GRC): Cabinet minutes.
- Weiss (AIRE Centre) v Info Commr  UKFTT EA/2011/0191 (GRC): Removal of EEA nationals.
- McGonagle v Info Commr  UKFTT EA/2011/0104 (GRC): UFOs.
- Gradwick v Info Commr  UKFTT EA/2010/0151 (GRC): Chemical weapons.
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