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octubre 2017

Hospital staff-led innovation will increase retention

Hospital staff-led innovation will increase retention

Ben Morrin discusses the staffing challenges he’s faced as Director of Workforce at University College London Hospitals, and what the trust is doing t ...

Unlocking value in NHS estate management

Unlocking value in NHS estate management

The NHS is sitting on an untapped goldmine of unused land worth around £2.7 billion. But how should this valuable resource be used most effectively?

The New FIDIC 2017 Yellow Book – what you need to know

The New FIDIC 2017 Yellow Book – what you need to know

The New FIDIC 2017 Yellow Book was pre-released in draft form in December 2016. There has been plenty of concern expressed by contractor bodies from a ...

Health Real Estate Tip of the Week: Avoid a 1954 Act trap

Health Real Estate Tip of the Week: Avoid a 1954 Act trap

It is not unusual for a landlord to try to push for improved terms on a lease renewal. However, where you are negotiating a renewal of a lease which i ...

Solicitors Risks In Brief October 2017

Solicitors Risks In Brief October 2017

SRA issues warning notice on offensive notifications Court of Appeal confusion on lost opportunity claims Property fraud: Conveyancers beware ...

SRA issues warning notice on offensive communications

SRA issues warning notice on offensive communications

In August 2017 the SRA issued a warning notice on offensive communications. The guidance is relevant to solicitors and indeed any individuals working ...

Court of Appeal confusion on lost opportunity claims

Court of Appeal confusion on lost opportunity claims

Perry v Raleys [2017] EWCA Civ 314 This Court of Appeal decision arises from the settlement, by Raleys, of Mr Perry's Vibration White Finger ("VWF") c ...

Property fraud: conveyancers beware

Property fraud: conveyancers beware

Property fraud is on the rise. The most common scam is where an imposter poses as the owner of the property. The buyer is left with liability for a mo ...

Privilege and criminal regulatory investigations

Privilege and criminal regulatory investigations

SFO v ENRC [2017] EWHC 1017 The judgment of Mrs Justice Andrews handed down on 8 May 2017 in SFO v Eurasion Natural Resources Corporation Ltd [2017] E ...

SRA announces major regulation shake up

SRA announces major regulation shake up

The SRA has recently announced major changes to the Handbook which it says will simplify existing rules and improve access to solicitors. The Changes ...