De Smith's Judicial Review

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Catherine Mary Donnelly
Sweet & Maxwell, 2007 - Judicial review - 1098 pages
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In both the extent of its coverage and its authority De Smith, Woolf & Jowell is the leading work on the history, principles and practice of judicial review. Reflecting the steadily increasing importance and complexity of judicial review, this new edition incorporates recent fundamental developments in the area. It provides definitive guidance on the impact of the Human Rights Act 1998, the Administrative Court, UK and European constitutional reforms, and the Civil Procedure Rules, alongside detailed discussion of case law and procedural developments. * Provides solutions to the most complex legal problems relating to judicial review * Analyses both the theoretical foundations of the subject and its practice * Supplies comprehensive guidance on what to do at every stage of an action for judicial review * Explains the impact of the latest case law and procedural developments * Deals thoroughly with emerging topics - for example, the expanding role of commercial judicial review and judicial review's increased use in areas such as education

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Jeffrey Jowell QC is Professor of Public Law at University College London. He is vice president of the Venice Commission for Democracy Through Law. He has written widely in the field of constitutional and administrative law and planning and environment law and his works include leading textbooks
as well as articles and reviews.
Dawn Oliver is Professor of Constitutional Law at University College London . Her teaching and research interests are in public law generally, and in constitutional reform, the Human Rights Act and the public law private law divide in particular. Her book on Constitutional Reform in the UK was
published by OUP in 2003. She has published numerous articles and chapters on constitutional reform, the Human Rights Act 1998, and judicial review.

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