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Are the courts prepared to rule on academic judgement?
The courts have been reluctant to interfere with academic judgement as illustrated by Lord Justice Sedley in Clark v University of Lincolnshire and…
R (on the application of Alexander) v Office of the Independent Adjudicator for Higher Education
Mr Alexander sought permission to appeal against an order refusing him permission to apply for judicial review of a decision of the OIA.
School academies explained: a beginner's guide to setting up academies
As the number of academies continues to grow, an increasing number of local authorities are turning to Weightmans to guide them through the start up…