Insights and opinions on the latest law, legislation and policies.
The evolving landscape of foreseeability in tree root subsidence cases
Recent decisions have provided further clarification in establishing liability for damage arising from the effects of tree roots on properties.
Dismissing statutory whistleblowers in local government
The statutory protection for local authorities’ 'whistleblowing' post holders has been watered down but there are still some very loose ends.
Impact of the public contracts regime on the research funding marketplace
An often overlooked procurement question in the sector is the possible impact of the public contracts regime on the research funding marketplace.
Harmonising contracts after a transfer - Court of Appeal confirm it's risky
TUPE can be a real headache. When employees transfer to you on various different terms and conditions, this can make them very difficult to manage.