I write to ask for information under the freedom of information act.

1. For each of the last 10 financial years, and the current financial year to 18.10.18 please state:
- the number of legal disputes between your department and other central government departments and non-departmental government bodies.

For each, please provide
-A list of the court cases related to the dispute, with current status (resolved or ongoing)
-Total time period of the dispute from bringing of proceedings until conclusion.
-Total cost in legal fees and related administration costs to your department

2. For each of the last 10 financial years, and the current financial year to 18.10.18 please supply the number of legal disputes between yours department and a UK local council (including district, county, borough, unitary, parish).

For each, please provide
-A list of the court cases related to the dispute with current status (resolved or ongoing)
-Total time period of the dispute from bringing of proceedings until conclusion.
-Total cost in legal fees and related administration costs to your department.

3.For each of the last 10 financial years, and the current financial year to 18.10.18 please state the number of legal disputes between your department and a regional mayoral department.

For each, please provide
-A list of the court cases related to the dispute, with current status (resolved or ongoing)
-Total time period of the dispute from bringing of proceedings until conclusion.
-Total cost in legal fees and related administration costs to your department

Yours faithfully,

Louis Goddard

FOI, Ordnance Survey Limited

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Dear Mr Goddard

 

 

Ref No: FOI 18867 – Request for information

Thank you for your email of 19 October 2018.

As your request was received by Ordnance Survey on 19 October 2018 we will
provide you with a response within 20 working days, as required by the
Freedom of Information Act, therefore by 16 November 2018.

In exceptional circumstances it may be necessary for Ordnance Survey to
extend this date to consider a complex public interest argument if
engaging a qualified exemption.  In such cases we will notify you of the
revised date by which we would expect to provide a response.

Should you need to contact Ordnance Survey regarding your request at any
time, please quote the allocated reference number in your correspondence.

Thank you for your enquiry.

 

Kind regards

 

Elizabeth Cole

Freedom of Information Officer, Legal Services

Adanac Drive, Southampton, United Kingdom, SO16 0AS

T: +44 03456 05 05 05

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Dear Mr Goddard,

 

Ref No: FOI18867 – Request for information

Thank you for your email of 19 October 2018, requesting information from
Ordnance Survey in accordance with the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
2000, as set out in the extract below:

 

“I write to ask for information under the freedom of information act.

 

1. For each of the last 10 financial years, and the current financial year
to 18.10.18 please state:

- the number of legal disputes between your department and other central
government departments and non-departmental government bodies.

 

For each, please provide

-A list of the court cases related to the dispute, with current status
(resolved or ongoing) -Total time period of the dispute from bringing of
proceedings until conclusion.

-Total cost in legal fees and related administration costs to your
department

 

2. For each of the last 10 financial years, and the current financial year
to 18.10.18 please supply the number of legal disputes between yours
department and a UK local council (including district, county, borough,
unitary, parish).

 

For each, please provide

-A list of the court cases related to the dispute with current status
(resolved or ongoing) -Total time period of the dispute from bringing of
proceedings until conclusion.

-Total cost in legal fees and related administration costs to your
department.

 

3.For each of the last 10 financial years, and the current financial year
to 18.10.18 please state the number of legal disputes between your
department and a regional mayoral department.

 

For each, please provide

-A list of the court cases related to the dispute, with current status
(resolved or ongoing) -Total time period of the dispute from bringing of
proceedings until conclusion.

-Total cost in legal fees and related administration costs to your
department."

 

I confirm that Ordnance Survey does not hold the information you have
requested. 

 

However, under the duty to provide information and assistance in
accordance with section 16 of FOIA, we can provide the following
information which may assist you in this matter.  I can confirm Ordnance
Survey have had no court cases against any of the organisations referred
to in your request above over the relevant time period. 

 

Internal Review
Your enquiry has been processed according to the Freedom of Information
Act (FOIA) 2000.  If you are unhappy with our response, you may request
an internal review with our Internal Review Officer by contacting them,
within 40 working days of receipt of our final response to your FOI
request, as follows:

Internal Review Officer
Customer Service Centre
Ordnance Survey
Adanac Drive
Southampton
SO16 0AS

E-mail: [1][email address]

Please include the reference number above. You may request an internal
review where you believe Ordnance Survey has:

o Failed to respond to your request within the time limits (normally 20
working days)
o Failed to tell you whether or not we hold the information
o Failed to provide the information you have requested
o Failed to explain the reasons for refusing a request
o Failed to correctly apply an exemption or exception

 

The Internal Review Officer will not have been involved in the
original decision. They will conduct an independent internal review and
will inform you of the outcome of the review normally within 20 working
days, but exceptionally within 40 working days, in line with the
Information Commissioner’s guidance. 

The Internal Review Officer will either: uphold the original decision,
provide an additional explanation of the exemption/s applied or release
further information, if it is considered appropriate to do so.

Appeal to Information Commissioner's Office (ICO)
If, following the outcome of the internal review you remain unhappy with
our response, you may raise an appeal, within three months of receiving
our response, with the Information Commissioner’s Office.

Further information can be found on the ICO website (ico.org.uk) or you
may wish to call the ICO helpline on 0303 123 1113.

Thank you for your enquiry.

Yours Sincerely,

 

 

Elizabeth Cole

Freedom of Information Officer, Legal Services

Adanac Drive, Southampton, United Kingdom, SO16 0AS

T: +44 03456 05 05 05

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Registered Office: Explorer House
Adanac Drive
Southampton SO16 0AS
Tel: 03456 050505
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