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Walker Morris team explores opportunities in new entry-level exception sites and starters homes

By Richard Sagar, Karl Anders, Graham Whiteford, Josh Kitson Introduction This briefing note, prepared by the Walker Morris Planning Environment Team, explores the opportunities presented in the new National Planning Policy Framework (“NPPF2“). Specifically, the opportunities to obtain planning permission for new entry-level exception sites consisting of affordable housing for first-time buyers on previously unallocated […]

FCA published near-final rules amending the jurisdiction for SMEs and guarantors

By Paul Gair The FCA yesterday released its policy statement (PS18/21) on SME access to the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS), setting out its near-final rules for amending the compulsory jurisdiction to include new definitions for “small businesses” and “guarantors”. At the same time, it has released a new consultation paper (CP18/31) detailing proposals for increasing […]

Walker Morris litigation specialists reviews regulator’s proposals for dealing with push payment fraud

By Louise Power, Rachel Elgar Banking & Finance Litigation specialists Louise Power and Rachel Elgar report on the Payment Systems Regulator’s (PSR) recent proposals for dealing with push payment fraud. What is push payment fraud? Payments are described as ‘push payments’ when the payer obtains the payee’s account details and instructs their bank to send (or push) […]

Impact of 2019 budget proposals on Dutch’s buyout sector

The Dutch government published important tax measures in its 2019 budget proposals with a potentially significant impact on the Dutch buyout sector. Some of these measures may result in a higher effective tax burden if appropriate action is not taken…

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BP’s slick footwork

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Tugendhat J rejects bid to refer Goodwin privacy case to attorney general

The High Court has refused to refer to the Attorney General a contempt of court action against Associated Newspapers brought by the woman alleged to have had an affair with Fred Goodwin. The woman, who has not been named by the High Court, had attempted to have Mr Justice Tugendhat refer her case to Attorney […]

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CMS Camerons sees revenue and PEP rise in 2010-11

CMS Cameron McKenna has announced a five per cent increase in turnover, representing a rise from £214m in 2009-10 to £225m in 2010-11. Average profit per equity partner (PEP) jumped 11 per cent to £500,200, up from £453,000 in 2009-10. The figures show an improvement on last year’s 11 per cent drop in revenue and […]

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Finance industry’s principles keep the watchdogs at bay

The restating of sector guidelines on retail structured products is politically well-timed, says Catrin Griffiths Sometimes, saying something once is just not enough. Just four years after they were released, the combined principles for managing the relationships between those involved in selling and buying retail structured ­products (RSPs) – a document thrashed out by the […]

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