21 May 2015
Rosalind Ashcroft, partner at law firm DAC Beachcroft, takes a pragmatic view on the topic of homecare businesses in the UK and the factors that are negatively affecting the financial viability of the homecare market.
18 May 2015
International law firm DAC Beachcroft has appointed clinical risk specialist Simon Perkins as a partner within its specialist Clinical Risk team.
14 May 2015
Today (Thursday 14th May) the Employment Appeal Tribunal gave its decision on the case of Gunn v South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SCAS). Leading healthcare law firm DAC Beachcroft LLP acted for the Respondent.
11 May 2015
International law firm DAC Beachcroft is delighted to be sponsoring "An Evening with Julian Lloyd Webber", the world-renowned classical cellist, at St George’s Bristol tonight, Monday
The event will mark the official launch by St George's of its new Bristol Music Mentors Scheme. The project, whose official patron and first music mentor is Julian Lloyd Webber, aims to provide music lessons by world famous artists to aspiring young local musicians in Bristol and the South West.
8 May 2015
Leading healthcare law firm DAC Beachcroft is delighted to have advised on Partnerships in Care's (PiC) successful acquisition of two mental health units from Choice Lifestyles in March 2015 and on its proposed acquisition of Care UK's mental health group.
7 May 2015
DAC Beachcroft is pleased to confirm its appointment to all Lots of the NHS Commercial Alliance legal services framework.
28 April 2015
International law firm DAC Beachcroft has appointed pensions specialist Rebecca Smith as a Partner in its professional liability team.
17 April 2015
International law firm DAC Beachroft is pleased to announce the promotion of 15 new Partners and 29 new Associates with effect from 1 May. The promotions take total partner numbers to 258.
10 April 2015
International law firm DAC Beachcroft is delighted to have been appointed to NFU Mutual's new legal panel for England and Wales, with effect from 1 May 2015.
2 April 2015
International law firm DAC Beachcroft has advised Crest Nicholson on its acquisition of Valentine Place between London Bridge and Waterloo stations, soon to be the site of a £80million mixed-use development.
1 April 2015
International law firm DAC Beachroft has appointed Jonathan Deverill as a partner in its London Corporate practice. Jonathan, who trained at Slaughter and May, joins the firm on 1 April from DMH Stallard.
27 March 2015
International law firm DAC Beachcroft was named Insurance Team of the Year 2015 at the Legal Business annual awards ceremony this week.
This marks the second time in the last three years that the firm's insurance team has claimed the coveted Insurance Team of the Year title, having made the magazine's shortlist in this category for the last four consecutive years.
19 March 2015
International law firm DAC Beachroft has appointed Colin Bissett to lead its insurance-related regulatory unit in Scotland.
20 February 2015
International law firm DAC Beachcroft has acted for the sellers on the sale of 22 Bishopsgate in London to an international consortium of investors represented by AXA Real Estate Investment Managers.
12 February 2015
International law firm DAC Beachcroft has welcomed today's announcement that the Insurance Act 2015 has received royal assent and will come into effect in August 2016.
11 February 2015
Today (11 February) saw the publication of the much-anticipated 'Freedom to Speak Up' Review by Sir Robert Francis QC into whistleblowing in the NHS. The review concludes that there is a culture within many parts of the NHS that deters staff from raising concerns and, as a result, has negative consequences for those who raise issues.
14 January 2015
International law firm DAC Beachcroft has appointed a new partner to grow its London Employment team.
12 January 2015
International law firm DAC Beachcroft has agreed an exclusive strategic alliance with Madrid-based practice Muñoz Arribas Abogados as part of the development of its business in the insurance and health sectors in Spain and Latin America.
18 December 2014
As many of us tuck into mince pies and contemplate the Christmas fare to come, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) has today (18 December) delivered a sobering judgment on the subject of obesity. Although there is no express provision in European law prohibiting discrimination on the grounds of obesity, as such, the Court has recognised that obesity is capable of constituting a disability, under the European Framework Directive, which forms the basis of discrimination law in the European Union.
3 December 2014
International law firm DAC Beachcroft has boosted its Intellectual Property (IP) and Technology team by recruiting Andrew Allan-Jones as a partner together with IP Associate Kate Loxton.