Articles - DAC Beachcroft

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2018

Court confirms a realistic approach to housing delivery as opposed to an aspiration

Court confirms a realistic approach to housing delivery as opposed to an aspiration

The High Court has found that a planning officer's report had materially misled a planning committee regarding the impact a new development could have ...

CTOs and Deprivation of Liberty - Supreme Court Decides

CTOs and Deprivation of Liberty - Supreme Court Decides

We now have the Supreme Court conclusion to the long-running issue of Community Treatment Orders (CTOs) and deprivation of liberty. By way of headline ...

Government sets out Good Work Plan - new rights for workers

Government sets out Good Work Plan - new rights for workers

Yesterday the Government published "The Good Work Plan" which sets out how it will implement 50 out of the 53 recommendations of the Taylor Review of ...

True Value

True Value

The recent Court of Appeal decision in Grove Developments Limited –v- S&T (UK) Limited  has sent ripples across the legal and construction industr ...

Liquidated Damages

Liquidated Damages

Liquidated damages and penalties: GPP v Solar [2018] EWHC 2866 Executive Summary The decision in GPP Big Field LLP will be of particular interest to t ...

Guidance on Appeals

Guidance on Appeals

Guidance on appeals from the TCC: Wheeldon Brothers Waste Ltd v Millennium Insurance Company Ltd [2018] EWCA Civ 2403 A recent Court of Appeal decisio ...

Scope of Duty

Scope of Duty

Breach of natural justice – a tool to resist enforcement? The recent decision in Synergy Gas Services Limited V Northern Gas Heating Limited [2018] EW ...

Breach of Natural Justice

Breach of Natural Justice

Guidance on appeals from the TCC: Wheeldon Brothers Waste Ltd v Millennium Insurance Company Ltd [2018] EWCA Civ 2403 A recent Court of Appeal decisio ...

Retentions

Retentions

Update on Retention Reform Background £10 billion tied up in retentions.  £700m lost by SMEs in the last three years in retentions.  The Carillion Col ...

Managing Mental Health in the Workplace - HPMA Webinar

Managing Mental Health in the Workplace - HPMA Webinar

Experts from DAC Beachcroft, Katy Horner and Rebecca Cole host a live webinar on behalf of HPMA looking at mental health in the workplace The sessi ...