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Reform of the Community Infrastructure Levy

By Katherine Evans In March we reported on the government’s consultation on the reform of the current system of developer contributions. The government’s response to the consultation, released at the end of October, confirms that change is on the horizon. The key themes of the consultation were centred around a desire to make the system simpler and more […]

Court of Appeal rules on ATM rates

By Şenay Nihat Since 2013, retailers have had to pay non-domestic rates (‘Business Rates’) for automated teller machines (ATMs) built into the front of stores, rather than treating the ATMs as part of the store’s overall rating for valuation purposes. The Business Rates bill for the ATM was backdated to 2010, hitting retailers with significant […]

Proposed ban on flammable cladding – An update

By Adrian Mansbridge Following Dame Hackitt’s Review of the Building Regulations and Fire Safety the government announced that it would consult on banning flammable cladding. The consultation closed on 14 August 2018 and the housing secretary announced at the Conservative Party Conference that the ban would be brought forward.

Minister of Health, Welfare and Sport improves contracting process for healthcare

By Frank John Vrolijk, Aurélie Mingels On 9 November 2018, the Minister of Health, Welfare and Sport (VWS) informed the House of Representatives about the developments regarding the contracting process for care provision. The minister expresses his displeasure at the growth in the supply of non-contracted care in GGZ care and district nursing where this is […]

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Foot Anstey has unveiled the partner line-up for its new Bristol office, which is targeting £5m in revenue within three years. The South West firm is aiming for 45 per cent growth by 2014 to generate a turnover of £30m, with 16 per cent of that, £5m, coming from the Bristol base. At the latest […]

Salans in three-partner swoop on Bird & Bird, Beiten Burkhardt

Salans has made a trio of partner hires in France and Germany, picking up tax and IP practice leaders from Bird & Bird and a corporate partner from Beiten Burkhardt. Bird & Bird partners Isabelle Leroux and Anne Quénedey both joined Salans’ Paris office at the start of September. Leroux was previously co-head of Bird […]

A&O associate takes on News International compliance role

News International has created a senior compliance role with an Allen & Overy (A&O) lawyer filling the position on an interim basis. A&O associate Victoria Rankmore has been seconded to News International to advise on compliance issues until the permanent post-holder is found (16 September 2011). In a statement issued today News International’s chief executive […]

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Allen & Overy bolsters Hong Kong practice with local partner hire

Allen & Overy (A&O) has secured the services of Hutchison Whampoa’s deputy head group general counsel Bernardine Lam, who will join the firm’s Hong Kong corporate practice as a partner early next year. Having played an instrumental role in a number of transactions for Hong Kong-headquartered Hutchison Whampoa, Lam comes to A&O with experience in […]

Part-time for a change

As student costs rise part-time law courses are booming, but is the profession ready to shake off its bias against the option? A lethal cocktail of rising course fees, rent and other living costs, garnished with a powerful dose of undergraduate debt is likely to give most aspiring lawyers a hangover. But it may not […]

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