Books, articles and major speeches

 

Licensing

 

Books

 

  • "Paterson's Licensing Acts " -  Consultant editor  2018-2021 (Butterworths/Lexis Nexis) 

  • "Cannabis Law" - Co-General Editor (Bloomsbury) - due to be published 2021

  • "Clubs" - Principal Contributor, The Encyclopaedia of Forms and Precedents (vol.7, 2017 re-issue, Lexis Nexis)

 

Articles/Presentations

  • "The Lockdown 2 Regulations" - Local Government Lawyer (with Charles Holland, November 2020)

  • "The 3-Tier Covid Regulations: Impact on Licensed Premises" - Local Government Lawyer (with Charles Holland, October 2020) 

  • "A consolidated version of The Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions)(No.2)(England) Regulations 2020" (as of 24.9.20)

  • "The 24 September Restrictions Regulations" - Local Government Lawyer (September 2020)

  • "The Rule of 6 Coronavirus Regulations" - Local Government Lawyer (September 2020)

  • "A mellower form of cannabis regulation is now emerging" (with Michael Brett) - Journal of Licensing (July 2020)

  • "The Rules for Independence Day and Beyond - the re-opening regulations" - Local Goverment Lawyer (with Charles Holland and Leo Charalambides,  v.3 July 2020)

  • "The rules for 'independence day"  - Local Government Lawyer (wth Charles Holland, July 2020)

  • "Al Fresco eating and drinking under the Business and Planning Bill 2020" - Local Government Lawyer (June 2020)

  • "Licensing in the time of coronavirus" - The Gin Guild "Ginposium 2020" (June 2020)"

  • "Pubs, summary reviews, and the lockdown regulations" - Local Government Lawyer (May 2020)

  • "Summary of LGA Advice Note on Licensing during the pandemic" (April 2020)

  • "Institute of Licensing Protocol for licence applications & hearings under the Licensing Act 2003 during the COVID-19 pandemic" (with a team of IOL practitioners) - April 2020

  • "Licensing in the time of coronavirus" - Institute of Hospitality (April 2020)

  • "Licensing Hearings during the Coronavirus crisis" - Local Government Lawyer (March 2020)

  • "The future of cannabis licensing for recreational use" - Journal of Licensing (March 2020)

  • "Cumulative Impact Policies under the Licensing Act 2003" - Institute of Licensing National Conference (November 2019)

  • "Cannabis Licensing" - Institute of Licensing National Conference (November 2019)

  • "Licensing Appeals" - Institute of Licensing National Conference (November 2019) 

  • "Summary Dismissal of Licensing Appeals for non-compliance" - Journal of Licensing (June 2019)

  • "The Bermondsey Beer Mile and cumulative impact" - Local Government Lawyer (April 2019)

  • "Cumulative Impact Policies" - National Pubwatch Conference (February 2019)

  • "In praise of cross-examination" - Journal of Licensing (March 2019)

  • "Immigration and Illegal Workers in licensed premises" - Journal of Licensing (November 2018)

  • "Court Directions and appeals against licence revocations" - Local Government Lawyer (October 2018)

  • "The Habitats Directive and the Licensing Act 2003" - Journal of Licensing (March 2018)

  • "The Government's Response to the House of Lords Select Committee Report on the Licensing Act 2003" - National Pubwatch Conference (February 2018)

  • "The Reform of Summary Reviews" - Journal of Licensing (July 2017)

  • "Illegal Workers and licensed premises" - MBL Webinars (October 2017)

  • "Smith and Monkcom: The Law of Gambling" - Book Review - Journal of Licensing (July 2017) 

  • "The Future of Licensing" - MBL webinar and National Pubwatch Annual Conference (February 2017)

  • "The Essence of an appeal - procedural defects in licensing" - Journal of Licensing (November 2016)

  • "The future of licensing- recent and proposed reforms" - Institute of Licensing National Conference (2016)

  • "Effective use of licence reviews" - Institute of Licensing National Conference (2016)

  • "Alcohol licensing: responding to reform" - Westminster Briefing Conference (2016)

  • "Legal developments in Licensing" - City of London Licensing Forum (April 2016)

  • "Kafka and Sex Licensing" - Journal of Licensing (November 2015)

  • "Costs Awards in Licensing Appeals" - Local Government Lawyer (November 2015)

  • "Licensing Case Law Update" (with S Fitzgerald QC) - Institute of Licensing National Conference (2015)

  • "Police Licensing Officers" - Journal of Licensing (July 2015)

  • "The Licensing Act 2003: 10 years on" - Institute of Licensing National Training Day (2015)

  • "Premises Licence Conditions" - Institute of Licensing National Training Day (2015)

  • "The Institute of Licensing's Draft Guidance on Premises Licence Conditions" (with J.Button, M.Bebbington & S.Nelson, 2015)

  • "Licensing Update - Key Decisions & More” - MBL webinar (2015)

  • “Funky Mojoe and procedural defects under Licensing Act 2003” - MBL webinar (2015)

  • “New Police Closure Powers for Licensed Premises” – MBL webinar (2015)

  •  The wrong name of appellant – Local Government Lawyer (8 January 2015)

  •  “To err is human but is it legal? Funky Mojoe and procedural defects in licensing” - Journal of Licensing (November 2014)

  • "The Licensing Act 2003 - 10 years on", Chartered Institute of Environmental Health Licensing  Conference (2014)

  • “Premises Licence Conditions” - Institute of Licensing National Conference (2014)

  • “Sex Entertainment Venues" - Institute of Licensing National Conference (2014)

  •  “Speaking time limits: the potential for injustice” – Journal of Licensing (July 2014)

  • Procedural defects and licence review proceedings: the Funky Mojoe case” - Local Government Lawyer (26 February 2014)

  • “Summary reviews – the imperative of judgement calls” – Journal of Licensing (March 2013)

  • “De-regulation of entertainment” – MBL Webinar (2013)

  • “Closure Powers and licensed premises” - Institute of Licensing National Conference (2013, with Gareth Hughes)

  • “Summary Reviews” - Institute of Licensing National Conference (2013)

  • “Licensing Offences, Enforcement Options and Procedures” - Institute of Licensing National Conference (2013, with Professor Colin  Manchester and James Button)

  • “Licensing Appeals in the Magistrates’ Court and High Court” – MBL Webinar (2013)

  • “The impact of the licensing reforms” – MBL Webinar (2013)

  • “The Use and Abuse of Summary Reviews” – Institute of Licensing National Conference (2012)

  • “Alcohol – the nation’s favourite drug” - Institute of Licensing National Conference (2012)

  • “Licensing Hearings – a fair hearing” - Institute of Licensing National Conference (2012)

  • "Just Another Roll of the Dice? The Changing Nature of Licensing Appeals" - Paterson's Licensing Conference (2012)

  • “The Government Alcohol Strategy” – Journal of Licensing, (July 2012)

  • “Prosecutions under the Licensing Act 2003” – Institute of Licensing (2012)

  • “Licensing Applications, Reviews and Appeals” – MBL Seminars (2012-2015)

  • "Reform for reform's sake? Amendments to the Licensing Act 2003" - Journal of Licensing (March 2012 - with Gerald Gouriet QC)

  • "Preparing for Licence Reviews - guidance for police, responsible authorities and operators" - Institute of Licensing National Conference (2011)

  • "Licence Reviews: practice, procedure and strategy" - Central Law Training (2011)

  • "Licensing Prosecutions" - Central Law Training (2011)

  • "Licensing Appeals in the Magistrates' Courts" - Central Law Training (2011)

  • "Temporary Event Notices" - Institute of Licensing London Conference (2011)

  • "Section 19 Closure Notices and Closure Orders" - MBL Seminars (2011)

  • "Late Review - delegation under the Licensing Act" - Local Government Lawyer (23 June 2011)

  • "Licensing Appeals following Hope and Glory" - MBL Seminars (2011)

  • "Enforcement under the Licensing Act - from investigation to trial" - Institute of Licensing 3-day conference (2011)

  • "The Art (and Law) of Delegation under the Licensing Act 2003" - Local Government Lawyer, (14 September 2010)

  • "Premises Licence Reviews" - ACPO National Licensing Conference (2009)

  • "The Gambling Act 2005" - New Scotland Yard Police Licensing Conference (2009)

  • "Closure Orders, Reviews & Police Powers under the Licensing Act" - New Scotland Yard Police Licensing Conference (2009)

  • "The Gambling Act 2005: An Introduction" - CPD Channel (2006)

 

 

Regulatory & Crime

 

  • "Knockdown - prosecuting cases of demolition in a conservation area" - Local Government Lawyer, (4 August 2011)

  • "Experts in the Criminal Courts, Fraud and Confiscation Proceedings" - keynote address to Network of Independent Forensic Accountants' Annual Conference, (2009)

  • "Fraud Act 2006" - CPD Channel, (2006)

  • "Insurance Fraud: the industry strikes back" - CPD Channel, (2006)

  • "Conspiracy and money laundering: the end of the affair" - New Law Journal, 14 July 2006

  • "Public Nuisance, the Orthodox Jew and the Racist" (with Jonathan Goldberg QC) - New Law Journal, 2 December 2005

  • "Disclosure and Public Interest Immunity": lectures to Kent Police, Customs & Excise and other forces (2005-2010)

  • "Future of Fraud" - Gibraltar Law Conference (2004)

  • "Proceeds of Crime Act 2002: Confiscation & Money Laundering" - Legal Practitioner, DVD (2003)

  • Legal Practitioner, Contributing Editor (Criminal Law) (2002 - 2005)

  • CPD Channel, Contributing Editor (Criminal Law) (2006 - 2010)

 

 

Media

 

  • Gary is a frequent contributor to television news channels and radio (including BBC, Sky News, ITV News and Al-Jazeera) on matters of international and domestic legal interest.