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16 May 2016, 3:49 am by sally
‘A High Court judge has dismissed a claim for damages for misfeasance in public office brought against a council and one of its employees, a senior street works engineer. [read post]
9 Oct 2007, 4:06 am
Stockwell and Others Court of Appeal “The Society of Lloyd's was not a public officer for the purposes of the tort of misfeasance in public office. [read post]
31 Jul 2007, 10:25 am
Society of Lloyd's v Henderson and others; Lowe and others v Society of Lloyd’s; Society of Lloyd's v Stockwell and others “The Society of Lloyd's was not a "public officer" for the purposes of the tort of misfeasance in public office. [read post]
7 Nov 2007, 2:16 pm
London Borough of Southwark v Dennett [2007] EWCA Civ 1091 Right to Buy, Delay and Misfeasance in Public Office Administrative Court: Casey, R (on the application of) v Restormel Borough Council [2007] EWHC 2554 Homelessness, Judicial Review applications, ex-parte injunctions and delay in the Admin Court. [read post]
17 Nov 2008, 11:09 am
Hussain v Chief Constable of West Mercia Constabulary Court of Appeal “Transient physical symptoms caused by anxiety or stress did not amount either to psychiatric or physical injury and were insufficient to constitute material damage, an essential ingredient of the tort of misfeasance in public office. [read post]
5 Nov 2008, 10:47 am
Hussain v Chief Constable of West Mercia Constabulary [2008] EWCA Civ 1205; [2008] WLR (D) 342 “Transient physical symptoms caused by stress or anxiety did not constitute either psychiatric or physical injury so as to amount to material damage for the purposes of the tort of misfeasance in public office. [read post]
29 Nov 2013, 10:35 am
The Supreme Court noted that while the public duty doctrine applied to nonfeasance by the city, it did not extend to "affirmative acts of negligence" or misfeasance. [read post]
22 Aug 2011, 11:52 am by Edward A. Fallone
The largest newspaper in Wisconsin, the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, continues to take the editorial position that the public’s right to recall elected officials should only be exercised in cases of misfeasance in office or of criminal conduct.  [read post]
29 Sep 2016, 4:25 pm by INFORRM
In Bukovsky v Crown Prosecution Service ([2016] EWHC 1926 (QB)), a Soviet dissident resident in England, was suing the Crown Prosecution Service (‘CPS’), the principal public prosecuting authority in England and Wales, for libel, misfeasance in public office, and breach of the Human Rights Act concerning a press release announcing that he was to be prosecuted for a number of criminal offences. [read post]
14 Nov 2013, 1:50 pm
“We do not reach the same conclusion, however, with respect to the claim for misfeasance in public office. [read post]
11 Nov 2010, 2:14 am by Tarunabh Khaitan
Apart from the criminal liability under the Prevention of Corruption Act, the corrupt also have a personal civil liability under the tort of misfeasance in public office. [read post]
15 Apr 2014, 10:27 am by David Hart QC
Director of the Serious Fraud Office [2014] EWCA Civ 472, 15 April 2014 – read judgment This judgment is a neat illustration of how important it is to keep the concepts of public law and private law unlawfulness separate – they do not necessarily have the same legal consequences. [read post]
1 Jun 2015, 4:00 am by Howard Friedman
Blair & Elizabeth Pollman, The Derivative Nature of Corporate Constitutional Rights, (56 William & Mary Law Review 1563 (2015).Noel Cox, Justice, Fairness and the Common Law: The Tort of Misfeasance in Public Office, (May 26, 2015).Michael J. [read post]
17 Jun 2015, 4:38 am
The woman legal representatives brought a claim against the police for assault, breach of human rights and misfeasance in public office. [read post]
26 Nov 2013, 5:08 am by Meredith James
 Trillium appealed, and can now proceed to trial on the basis of one of its causes of action: misfeasance by the provincial government in public office. [read post]
3 Apr 2015, 4:05 pm by INFORRM
The prosecution barrister told the court that the CPS wished to review this case, and another eight pending trials and re-trials against eleven journalists and six public officials over allegations of misfeasance in a public office. [read post]
9 Dec 2015, 9:43 am
Guergis’ action against Harper and his ministers for conspiracy, defamation, misfeasance in public office, intentional infliction of mental suffering, and negligence was dismissed on the basis that the former prime minister’s decisions were protected by the exercise of Crown privilege and parliamentary prerogative. [read post]