In this ebriefing, we identify what we see as the key messages arising from recent prosecutions in the care and housing sectors.
In case you missed our 'Role of joint ventures in driving housing-led regeneration' session during Housing 2020, feel free to view the recording below.
There is no universal approach to regenerating town centres. However, housing must be considered a key part of any regeneration project – providing well-needed new homes and economic growth.
In this session, experts from Anthony Collins Solicitors, Olwen Brown and Mark Cook, will be joined by Alan Cavill from Blackpool Council. Together, they will examine what successful town centre regeneration looks like. Discussion will focus on how local authorities can utilise joint ventures to access new expertise and deliver transformational regeneration projects covering business, leisure and housing.
A recent High Court case on costs could prove essential reading for clients who have cases in the magistrates' courts.
The employment and pensions team offer practical advice on whistleblowing.
Partners, David Alcock and Sarah Patrice, have been involved in reviewing the new Code of Governance for community-led housing, published on 21 May 2021 by the Confederation for Coop Housing.
Following the eviction ban being lifted on 31 May 2021 and further to our previous ebriefing, the new notice of seeking possession forms are now available on the Government website as Word versions.
The European Court of Justice's standpoint on the Wiener Wohnen landowning developer case, and how the level of influence over the work did not amount to a decisive influence.
The Law Commission's Technical Issues in Charity Law report revealed that many charities struggle with a range of technical issue in the law.
The Law Commission recommended four key changes to the law in respect of mergers and the incorporation of charities which we have detailed in this ebriefing.
Over the last few weeks, we have published individual ebriefings on some of the key changes to be implemented following the Government’s response to the Law Commission’s report.
In April 2021, the Foreign Office halted funding for Oxfam following new allegations of sexual misconduct made against staff in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
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