Practice

Administrative and Public Law

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Representative experience

Advising The Crown Estate on Scottish devolution and the statutory transfer of its Scottish functions.

The UK Gas and Electricity Markets Authority on a range of major regulatory projects, policies, and challenges, including CMA appeals to the new electricity distribution pricing regime.

Advising the Government of Iceland on potential legal challenges in the UK, European, ECHR, and international courts to the UK's actions during the banking crisis.

Acting for a U.S. corporation in successful human rights litigation to recover debts from a Ukrainian state-owned company after a decade-long legal battle in Ukraine.

Securing a landmark decision annulling an EU directive on tobacco advertising on competence grounds, including obtaining an interim injunction against implementation.

Advising NATS on responding to various judicial reviews against airspace changes and on its regulatory relationship with the Civil Aviation Authority.

Acting for the UK Petroleum Industry Association in a challenge before the UK and EU Courts to the implementation of environmental measures.

Acting for a number of oil drilling companies in an EU-law based challenge (in UK and EU courts) to new UK corporation tax measures.

Acting for T-Mobile in parallel judicial review and Competition Appeal Tribunal proceedings in relation to the proposed auction by Ofcom of 4G radio spectrum.

Hogan Lovells Publications

French legal and regulatory update - February 2019

The Paris office of Hogan Lovells is pleased to provide this English language edition of our monthly e - newsletter, which offers a legal and regulatory update covering France and Europe...

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French legal and regulatory update - December 2018 to January 2019

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Published Works

Protecting ancestral land from the pursuit of profit Without Prejudice

In November 2018 the community of uMgungundlovu, which has called the Xolobeni area of the Eastern Cape in South Africa home since the early 1800s, secured a critical legal victory to stop...

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Awards and Rankings

Charles Brasted featured in The Lawyer's Hot 100 list

Hogan Lovells partner Charles Brasted, who heads up the firm's public law and policy practice, has been included in The Lawyer's Hot 100 list, published today. The prestigious list from...

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French legal and regulatory update – July to October 2018

The Paris office of Hogan Lovells is pleased to provide this English language edition of our monthly e - newsletter, which offers a legal and regulatory update covering France and Europe...

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Published Works

How guaranteed is a VBS guarantee? Without Prejudice

On 11 March 2018, the Governor of the South African Reserve Bank (the SARB), announced that the SARB, in consultation with the Minister of Finance, had placed VBS Mutual Bank (VBS) under...

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