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February 2018

Clapham v Allflames

Clapham v Allflames

Wood-burning stoves are an increasingly popular feature in domestic properties in the UK.  As a result the number of fire claims involving wood-burner ...

Countdown to GDPR – Spain

Countdown to GDPR – Spain

During the countdown to the GDPR, the Spanish Data Protection Agency (by its Spanish acronym AEPD) has been active in the publication of different doc ...

Spotlight on Prevention of Future Deaths Reports

Spotlight on Prevention of Future Deaths Reports

Summary What can we take from the steady flow of Prevention of Future Deaths Reports (PFDs) issued by coroners in relation to patient care? How do the ...

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Measure Twice, Engross Once - Plan to use the correct plans

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Measure Twice, Engross Once - Plan to use the correct plans

Getting lease plans wrong can have serious consequences, especially if you intended to demise more than is mistakenly shown on the plan. In those circ ...

Bussey v Anglia Heating Ltd

Bussey v Anglia Heating Ltd

The claimant, as widow and executrix of the deceased, claimed damages in respect of the deceased's mesothelioma caused as a result of exposure to asbe ...

Brexit Briefs: An introduction by Senior Partner, Virginia Clegg

Brexit Briefs: An introduction by Senior Partner, Virginia Clegg

DAC Beachcroft's Senior Partner, Virginia Clegg, introduces Brexit Briefs, a series of short videos to explain how Brexit is likely to affect our clie ...

Estates outsourcing or insourcing in the NHS?

Estates outsourcing or insourcing in the NHS?

When a contractor goes into liquidation, a replacement contractor will need to be procured by the relevant NHS organisation, however, in doing so ther ...

Regulatory Client Update: Government's Legislative Programme for Spring/Summer 2018

Regulatory Client Update: Government's Legislative Programme for Spring/Summer 2018

The Government Chief Whip recently released a list of the Government's legislative priorities for the Spring/Summer Oireachtas term.

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Easements made Easy

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Easements made Easy

An easement is a right which is enjoyed by a landowner over someone else's land and is a valuable property right. Easements can be essential to the la ...

Supreme Court Settles the Test for Appealing Health and Safety Enforcement Notices

Supreme Court Settles the Test for Appealing Health and Safety Enforcement Notices

The judgment of the Supreme Court in the case of HSE v Chevron North Sea Limited on 8th February 2018 had been eagerly awaited.  The decision clarifie ...