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2021

Real Estate Tip of the Week :On Charge Or On Trust? Rent Deposits Explained

Real Estate Tip of the Week :On Charge Or On Trust? Rent Deposits Explained

Whilst there are many ways in which rent deposits can be held, there is no "perfect way". The two most common methods are: the landlord holds the dep ...

End of COVID-19 adjusted right to work checks

End of COVID-19 adjusted right to work checks

Traditionally, employers complied with their duties to prevent illegal working by carrying out right to work checks in person with there being only li ...

Board of the Future: A view from in-house legal leaders

Board of the Future: A view from in-house legal leaders

DAC Beachcroft recently held a round table with in-house legal leaders from a wide range of sectors. The group came together to discuss the findings o ...

Khan v Meadows – liability for unanticipated consequences of medical negligence

Khan v Meadows – liability for unanticipated consequences of medical negligence

A medical doctor failed to give adequate advice about the risks of a child being born with haemophilia. The child was born and had haemophilia. The ch ...

Is your firm ready for the regulatory impact of the whiplash reforms?

Is your firm ready for the regulatory impact of the whiplash reforms?

Personal injury practitioners will be familiar with the whiplash reforms which were introduced by the Civil Liability Act 2018 (CLA) and which came in ...

One minute with... John Dunlop

One minute with... John Dunlop

Our Head of Tax and Incentives, John Dunlop, was recently interviewed by the Tax Journal. 

Housebuilder Tip of the Month - Don’t assume that your responsibility for defects ends on the expiry of the DLP

Housebuilder Tip of the Month - Don’t assume that your responsibility for defects ends on the expiry of the DLP

It is important that all parties to a contract understand the difference between the Defects Liability Period (‘DLP’) and the limitation period. These ...

GC Collective – Horizon Scanner – Summer 2021

GC Collective – Horizon Scanner – Summer 2021

DAC Beachcroft's GC Horizon Scanner is a selection of legal and regulatory developments that we consider are the most interesting and relevant to Gene ...

COVID-19 vaccinations to become mandatory for care staff

COVID-19 vaccinations to become mandatory for care staff

Yesterday afternoon, Matt Hancock confirmed to Parliament that COVID-19 vaccinations are to become compulsory for staff in care homes in England. Cons ...

NHS England & Improvement release Integrated Care System Design Framework

NHS England & Improvement release Integrated Care System Design Framework

Yesterday saw the publication of NHS England and NHS Improvement’s ICS Design Framework. Subject to the passage of legislation, the framework describe ...