In the fourth part of our series on contract management pitfalls, we look at the risks arising out of varying the terms of construction contracts.
To become accredited, panel members need to demonstrate high levels of legal knowledge, skill and experience in the area of children law, whether gained in private practice or working for a local authority.
Nev has dedicated much of her career to being an advocate for vulnerable children, dealing with disputes between parents or family members, or where the local authority is involved. She also deals with cases of domestic violence.
Jas Tamber, partner in the firm’s Family team said:
“Nev has worked extremely hard to achieve this recognition by our regulatory body. She is an excellent child care lawyer who champions the interests of children in the West Midlands. Her achievement adds further depth to our specialist offering to vulnerable children and families.”
A local authority recently received a "roasting" by the Pensions Ombudsman for their delay in processing an employee’s ill-health retirement pension, following her diagnosis with advanced cancer.
The Times is looking for three or four charities to feature in their editions running in December 2019 and early January 2020.
Cliff Mills defines and talks about the importance of social value in his blog, and its potential within Greater Manchester.
Following a power outage at Anthony Collins Solicitors’ (ACS) Birmingham office, our employees and partners currently have limited functionality, including no access to emails.
Joint ventures present an opportunity for housing associations to build organisational capacity, the revenues from which could help deliver on wider social housing commitments.
Residents are now unable to make applications to prohibit landlords from seeking to recover the cost of legal proceedings through the service charge on behalf of other residents, without consent.
Natalie Barbosa summarises some of the legal challenges facing fundraisers in the charity sector.
We hosted a breakfast roundtable with Insider Midlands magazine that had attendees from a range of organisations addressing housing needs in the Midlands. The discussion explored JVs in more detail.
The decision of the Court of Appeal in The Harpur Trust v Brazel & Unison has made clear that employers can no longer legally calculate part-time holiday based on 12.07% of hours worked over a year.
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