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Real Estate Tip of the Week - New Use Class E: The Change and the Challenge

Real Estate Tip of the Week - New Use Class E: The Change and the Challenge

From 1 September 2020 a new Use Class E (introduced via the Town and Country Planning (Use Classes) (Amendments) (England) Regulations 2020 No. 757) r ...

Primary Care Networks: Network Contract DES – the Investment and Impact Fund (IIF)

Primary Care Networks: Network Contract DES – the Investment and Impact Fund (IIF)

On 17 September 2020 NHS England published an updated version of the Network Contract DES 2020/21, introducing a new incentive scheme, the Investment ...

Coronavirus–Test and Trace requirements on employers, RIDDOR reporting

Coronavirus–Test and Trace requirements on employers, RIDDOR reporting

On 22nd September the government announced new restrictions in England to try to stop the rapid spread of coronavirus, including a return to work from ...

DAC Beachcroft Secures Successful Strike Out Following CN & GN v Poole

DAC Beachcroft Secures Successful Strike Out Following CN & GN v Poole

The court struck out a “failure to remove claim” under CPR 4.3(2)(a) on the ground that the requirements for the imposition of a duty of care identifi ...

Resilience in the face of uncertainties: More than just keeping the lights on

Resilience in the face of uncertainties: More than just keeping the lights on

Grounded aircraft – fewer risks for insurers and operators?

Grounded aircraft – fewer risks for insurers and operators?

For aviation insurers, the impact of Covid-19 is stark. Whilst recovery in the Asia-Pacific region is ahead of the rest of the world, the prospect of ...

Key COVID-19 legal developments in the health sector: Mental Capacity and Deprivation of Liberty

Key COVID-19 legal developments in the health sector: Mental Capacity and Deprivation of Liberty

Whilst amendments to the Mental Health Act have been passed in the Coronavirus Act (though not yet implemented), no amendments were contained in the A ...

Mistake and the MOJ Portal

Mistake and the MOJ Portal

Mistakes made by practitioners in the MOJ Low Value Claims Portal continues to provide a ripe source for satellite litigation.

A short reminder about Section 73 Permissions

A short reminder about Section 73 Permissions

Norfolk Homes V North Norfolk DC [2020] EWHC 2265 In this recent High Court decision Holgate J sends a clear reminder to developers and planning profe ...

World Patient Safety Day – Safe Health Workers, Safe Patients

World Patient Safety Day – Safe Health Workers, Safe Patients

The second ever World Patient Safety Day takes place today, 17 September 2020, with a focus on making health worker safety a priority for patient safe ...