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September 2015

Housebuilder Top Tips - September 2015

Housebuilder Top Tips - September 2015

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Candour, complaints and litigation

Candour, complaints and litigation

With the statutory Duty of Candour now covering all health and social care providers registered with the Care Quality Commission, just how far will th ...

Damages for late payment revived by the Enterprise Bill

Damages for late payment revived by the Enterprise Bill

On 17 September the Enterprise Bill was published, including within it the provisions on damages for late payment which were first set out in the Law ...

Is the compensation culture a myth or does Saunderson & Others v Sonae paint the real picture?

Is the compensation culture a myth or does Saunderson & Others v Sonae paint the real picture?

On 9 June 2011, a fire broke out at Sonae Industria UK Ltd's particle board manufacturing plant in Knowsley Industrial Park, near Liverpool.  Four yea ...

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Are you in good condition?

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Are you in good condition?

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Future Loss of Earnings - is the Ogden approach the only calculation?

Future Loss of Earnings - is the Ogden approach the only calculation?

On 23 July 2015, the Court of Appeal, led by Jackson LJ, handed down its judgment in Billett v Ministry of Defence which involved a claim for future l ...

Limitation: Starting the Clock - A Favourable Decision for Professionals

Limitation: Starting the Clock - A Favourable Decision for Professionals

Canada Square Operations v Kinleigh Folkard & Hayward Central London County Court: 17th September 2015 Our Take: This may be a first instance deci ...

Employment Adviser Newsletter - September 2015

Employment Adviser Newsletter - September 2015

The Government has been busy issuing a number of consultations on matters affecting employers, simplifying tax and NIC's on termination payments, poss ...

Information Security and Data Protection Newsletter - September 2015

Information Security and Data Protection Newsletter - September 2015

Employers are often vexed at the prospect of undertaking the time-consuming and costly exercise of searching for documents containing an individual's ...

Strenghtening our economy: Northern Powerhouse

Strenghtening our economy: Northern Powerhouse

Northern Powerhouse is Chancellor George Osborne initiative to redress the North-South economic imbalance, and to attract investment into northern cit ...