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LEGAL COMMENT: Government launches national consultation on safety in the construction industry
Yesterday the Government announced the launch of its long awaited consultation on safety and regulation in the Construction industry.
Weightmans is Planning for the future with new hire
National law firm Weightmans has appointed Matthew Collings to its national Planning and Infrastructure Consents team.
NHS Trust ordered to pay over £34,000 regarding asbestos exposure
Shrewsbury and Telford NHS Hospitals Trust has been fined £16,000, and ordered to pay costs of more than £18,000 over failures relating to asbestos…
The impact of the recent decision on "smash and grab adjudications"
M Davenport Builders Limited v Greer and Another
Specific performance for breach of repairing covenant at Beetham Tower
If a landlord has breached its repairing obligation, the landlord will need to carry out the repairs in accordance with the terms of the lease.
Social Housing case update | Smailes & Poyner-Smailes v Clewer Court Residents Limited
The Claimants purchased the leasehold of a flat in a converted Victorian building. The lease that they signed contains an absolute prohibition on…