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Who should pay for fire safety building remediation costs?

In December 2020, we reported on the vote by the House of Lords on amendments to the Fire Safety Bill relating to the remediation costs associated with the replacement of the dangerous cladding panels and other fire safety defects. Both the Fire Safety Bill and the Building Safety Bill are anticipated to come into effect early this year.

‘Diversity is a given, Inclusion is a choice’ – actionable ideas

In our 3rd blog in the series, ‘Diversity is given, Inclusion is a choice’, Annelieke Jense and Frouke Horstmann provide practical ways based on their experience working with clients on how organisations can create a true inclusive culture by installing processes that mitigate unconscious biases.


McDermott names Nineham as first-ever Europe chief

McDermott Will & Emery has appointed London office managing partner Hugh Nineham as its new head of Europe as part of a push to move Europe closer to the core of the US firm’s global strategy.

Herbies’ X-Factor

It’s all go at Herbert Smith. No sooner is Jonathan Scott anointed as the successor to maverick senior partner David Gold than the firm has to dust down the ballot boxes once again.

JMW solicitors

JMW Solicitors has transformed itself from the days when it was a small crime-based practice in the 1970s.

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