In this comprehensive update 'standout practitioner' in public and administrative law (Chambers UK, 2019), Scott Blair, advocate at Terra Firma Chambers will provide delegates with a greater understanding and insight into developments in education law.
Navigating through recent legislation and caselaw Scott will highlight:
the impact of Covid-19 on law and practice
the delictual liability of education authorities after Woodland v Essex County Council
ECHR liability for failure to provide an education
consultation obligations under the Schools Consultation (Scotland) Act 2010
rural school closures - the lessons from The Highland Council v School Closure Review Panel and Perth and Kinross Council v Scottish Ministers
the Public Sector Equality Duty and gender and sexual orientation discrimination in education