A hearing took place on 6 February 2019 to determine: (i) the correct forum for challenging the Designation Decision and Refusal; and (ii) B&M's application for interim relief (B&M has also issued a claim for judicial review and an application for interim relief in the High Court of Justice, Queen's Bench Division, Administrative Court in relation to the same decisions which are the subject of this application).
The summary of application was published on 1 March 2019. By an order of the Chairman of the same date, the time for filing requests for permission to intervene was abridged. A case management conference took place on 25 March 2019 at which the Tribunal made: (1) a ruling in relation to a request for permission to intervene made by Tesco PLC; and (2) a directions order timetabling the proceedings to a final hearing.
The main hearing has been listed for 14 May 2019 with a time estimate of two days.