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Unprecedented sector changes for housing standards

By Karl Anders and Lucie Bryan The Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation and Liability for Housing Standards) Bill passed its Second Reading at the beginning of 2018. The Bill has support from both landlord and tenant-focused organisations, who are eager for it to pass into law. Housing Management and Litigation experts Karl Anders and Lucie Bryan […]

Anti-variation clauses: Valid after all

By Gwendoline Davies  In 2016 the Court of Appeal ruled that anti-variation clauses in commercial contracts had no legal effect and that contracts could be varied despite prior express restrictions to the contrary.  That has now been unanimously overturned by the Supreme Court in MWB Business Exchange Centres Ltd v Rock Advertising Ltd.  Walker Morris’ Head of […]

Social housing monthly law update – May 2018

By David Isaacson TLT’s monthly law update on all things affecting social housing Highlights this month include: ICO produces lawful basis interactive guidance tool Government consults on proposals to toughen rules on building safety Funding for supported housing: Government response published MHCLG announces plans for mandatory code of practice for letting and managing agents Land […]

GDPR enforcement and penalties: What you need to know

The General Data Protection Regulation will come into force on 25 May 2018 and brings with it new and improved regulatory powers for the Information Commissioner’s Office. What will this mean for businesses facing a data breach under the new GDPR regime?

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Dutch law firms together against cybercrime

A number of Dutch firms have announced they will work together to fight cybercrime and digital threats. This group, in the event of proven success, looks forward to connecting with other law firms…

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Who’s Who recommends two VdA lawyers in Energy

Vanda Cascão and Rui Amendoeira are two of the lawyers recommended by Who’s Who Legal in Energy this year, in a total of eight Portuguese lawyers in this field. Who’s Who Legal distinguishes lawyers in 32 practices from 180 countries, with lawyers being recommended on the basis of the opinion of peers and clients.

Bär & Karrer advises Novartis on the guaranteed notes placement

Novartis Finance has completed the placement of €1.25bn Guaranteed Notes due 2021 and €600m Guaranteed Notes due 2027. Barclays Bank PLC, BNP Paribas and Deutsche Bank AG, London Branch acted as Joint Lead Managers and HSBC Bank plc, Société Générale and The Royal Bank of Scotland plc (trading as NatWest Markets) as Co-Managers. Bär & Karrer acted […]

VdA partners to participate in the Agenda Africa 2017

Olivier Bustin, international managing associate in the Oil & Gas practice area, is to participate in the Agenda Africa Forum, an event hosted by the Iberian Lawyer in London on April 5. The topic of the event is: ‘Sub-Saharan Africa. Turning the corner in 2017’. Bustin will present on ‘Why invest now in DRC?’, and will share […]

Shoosmiths advises London & Regional on Holiday Inn Express buy

Shoosmiths has advised global property investment company London & Regional Properties on its acquisition of the Holiday Inn Express business and property in Portsmouth. Previously a Hilton Hotel, the property has undergone an extensive refurbishment in the last 12 months. The Shoosmiths team was led by corporate partner Ben Turner with associate Georgina Gurnhill assisting. The real estate team […]

Collas Crill lawyer joins Chamber Population Committee

Following the introduction of the Population Management (Guernsey) Law, 2016 by the States of Guernsey, employment lawyer Hana Plsek has joined the Chamber of Commerce’s population sub-group. Plsek, an associate at Collas Crill, is responsible for the day-to-day running of the firm’s employment team and housing practice. She regularly advises on contentious and non-contentious matters ranging from confidentiality and […]

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