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Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018: a further reason for a raft of disrepair claims
The Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018, which comes into force on 20 March 2019, amends the Landlord and Tenant Act 1985
Prison sentence for man found in contempt of court following exaggerated claim
James Lee Mitchell (55) was sentenced on 24 July 2018 following a case brought by national law firm Weightmans on behalf of Circle Anglia Limited (now…
Social housing, local government, occupiers’ liability, fraud, contempt proceedings
Clarion Housing established 21 counts of contempt of court in committal proceedings against a claimant found to have invented a loss of earnings…