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agosto 2020

Outdoor Playgrounds and COVID-19

Outdoor Playgrounds and COVID-19

The owners/occupiers of outdoor playgrounds could potentially face a liability in respect of COVID-19 claims if they were found to be in breach of the ...

Lessons from the tribunals

Lessons from the tribunals

What practical advice do the recent flurry of telecoms cases provide on dealing with agreement under the Electronic Communications Code? Members of DA ...

Highways e-briefing

Highways e-briefing

Whilst many of us have been stuck at home in lockdown, a steady stream of pedestrians, cyclists and now even e-scooter riders have continued to use th ...

The Platform to Business Regulation (the “P2B Regulation”) – why worry?

The Platform to Business Regulation (the “P2B Regulation”) – why worry?

Is the new P2B Regulation a call to action for online platforms? The EU Platform to Business (“P2B”) Regulation aims to promote fairness and transpare ...

Real Estate Tip of the Week: E-Signatures now accepted by the Land Registry

Real Estate Tip of the Week: E-Signatures now accepted by the Land Registry

HM Land Registry (HMLR) will until further notice accept for registration transfers and certain other deeds that have been electronically signed provi ...

Limitation in Scottish Abuse Claim Considered by the High Court

Limitation in Scottish Abuse Claim Considered by the High Court

The effect of the Limitation (Childhood Abuse) (Scotland) Act 2017, and whether a claim for historic abuse in Scotland should be allowed to proceed in ...

Fundamental Dishonesty: Appeal Decision Pays Off

Fundamental Dishonesty: Appeal Decision Pays Off

For insurers the decision of Mr Justice Spencer on appeal in the case of Pegg v Webb & Anor [2020] EWHC 2095 (QB) can be taken as a welcome vote o ...

£35k Recovered Following Motorhome Collision

£35k Recovered Following Motorhome Collision

In the case of Stephen Hampton v SegurCaixa Adeslas, our DAC Beachcroft Motor Recovery department successfully defended the Claimant and managed to se ...

COVID-19: Home Office guidance – a changing picture

COVID-19: Home Office guidance – a changing picture

Now that travel restrictions are being eased globally, the Home Office guidance, which was introduced to help people manage practical difficulties pre ...

Value Judgment

Value Judgment

Stephen Hocking, public law partner at international law firm DAC Beachcroft, and an adviser to UK universities, discusses the pressures on educators ...