Prout de jure is a blog dedicated to UK legal political and legal matters. It aims to bring quality analysis and comment on a wide range of matters which have serious and far reaching consequences for the people of the UK.
It is written by Alistair Sloan who is a Solicitor in Glasgow. Alistair holds an LLB (Hons) degree, a Diploma in Professional Legal Practice and a Master of Laws degree. His honours dissertation was titled ‘To Codify or not to Codify? An exploration of codification of the criminal law and a consideration of whether Scotland should adopt a criminal code.’ His Masters dissertation considered the Information Commissioner’s use of his power to issue Monetary Penalty Notices for breaches of the Data Protection Act with a view to considering the incidents in which Data Controllers could expect a Monetary Penalty Notice as possessed to other forms of regulatory penalty.
Nothing written on this blog should be relied upon as legal advice and should not be used as a replacement for proper legal advice tailored to your sepecific circumstances.
Prout de jure
Prout de jure is a general proof of facts and circumstances according to law. It appeared to be a fitting title for the blog given the purpose that it exists for.