From 6 April 2020, the practice direction that governs statements of truth for witness statements and statements of case is changing.
Join us at the CIH Annual Conference 2019 at Manchester Central from 25-27 June.
Anthony Collins Solicitors will again be at the CIH Annual Conference and Exhibition in Manchester. Some of our partners will be demonstrating their expertise in the Knowledge Centre Theatre, and we'll also be hosting our annual lunch reception.
Our Knowledge Centre Theatre sessions
Our housing-sector experts will be presenting select sessions in the Knowledge Centre Theatre over the three days. These sessions will cover various aspects of housing law and are sure to be an invaluable source of knowledge and insight for you and your organisation. Join us for the following presentations:
Tuesday 25 June (14:45-15:30) – Driving Capacity from your Group Structure
- Natalie Singh (Housing Funding Partner) – Anthony Collins Solicitors
- Jon Coane (Housing Funding Partner) – Anthony Collins Solicitors
- Stuart Kellas (Chief Financial Officer) – WM Housing Group
- Gary Booth (Director of Treasury, Assurance & Procurement) – WM Housing Group
- Sean Escott (Director) – Savills Financial Consultants
Wednesday 26 June (15:00-15:45) – What Next for Stock Rationalisation?
- Jonathan Cox (Partner, Head of Housing) – Anthony Collins Solicitors
- Mark Martin (Head of Rationalisation and Growth) – Riverside Group
- Charles Cleal (Director of Affordable Housing) – JLL
Thursday 27 June (11:05-11:50) – Bringing Maintenance In-House – Challenges and Best Practice
- Andrew Millross (Construction and Procurement Partner) Anthony Collins Solicitors
- Ian Morrison (Director of Property Services) Clarion Housing Group
Our annual lunch
Join us for our annual lunch reception on 26 June where you can relax away from the conference, network with other legal professionals and enjoy refreshing drinks served alongside a delicious selection of food. This year you will find us in a private area at 20 Stories. Situated on the 19th floor of No.1 Spinningfields, 20 Stories comprises a glamorous restaurant, lively bar and expansive rooftop terrace with unparalleled 360-degree views of the Manchester skyline.
This is an invitation-only event. To book your place and avoid missing out, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org expressing your interest and stating any dietary requirements that you may have. We look forward to welcoming you.
At Anthony Collins Solicitors, we realise it is a challenging time for churches who will be supporting members of their church and its community.
The Government has published Guidance for landlords undertaking right to rent checks during the Coronavirus (covid-19) pandemic.
The Coronavirus Act does not change the need to comply with the Mental Capacity Act (MCA) or the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) regime.
During the Coronavirus outbreak, the health and safety of employees and members of the public are paramount.
The Civil Courts have now released a list of their priorities for housing enforcement work.
Following a fortnight of announcements and proposed legislation regarding employment and furlough, here's our latest update.
The Electrical Safety Standards in the Private Rented Sector (England) Regulations 2020 will apply to all new specified tenancies from 1 July 2020 and all existing tenancies from 1 April 2021.
We've been producing ebriefings and advice about covid-19 where we can, and we've issued a lot this week. If you've missed any, we've compiled them here.
Late last night (26 March) the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) issued a guidance note regarding Court Service.
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