Publications and updates

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We’ve recently seen an interesting case, Hannover, where the European court examined the exemptions for in-house contracts and joint cooperation, sometimes called the “Teckal” and “Hamburg” exemptions after the cases which originally established them, and found that the situation in hand in Hannover, involving a so-called “transfer of powers”, was entirely distinct from either of them.
03 April 2017
While transparency and equal treatment are non-negotiable in bid evaluation contracting authorities do retain a margin of appreciation in matters of judgement provided the exercise of discretion is not manifestly wrong.
03 April 2017
In its latest PPN update to the Transparency Principles first published in the summer of 2015, the focus of the Crown Commercial Service is on how a contracting authority can decide whether requested information is disclosable, or not.
03 April 2017
The Department of Health has issued an update to its Transparency Guidance (which, following the NHS Standard Contract, NHS Provider organisations are required to follow).
03 April 2017
We look at the recent case of Wylde and others v Waverley Borough Council where an unsuccessful attempt was made to challenge (by way of judicial review) a procurement process by claimants who were not themselves tenderers or suppliers in the market.
03 April 2017

Publications and updates
Publications and updates