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JCT design and build - what's new?

by Louise Robling

2016 edition contract now published

Waste Watch - November 2016

by Nadeem Arshad

Brief details of Government and EU policy, legislation and other developments in England and Wales relevant to those interested in...

Health and Social Care Update - December 2016

by Claire Bentley

Policy and law relevant to those involved in health and social care work.

Authority Update 2/12/16

by Claire Booth

Brief details of recent Government publications, legislation, cases and other developments relevant to those involved in local...

The Law Commission - final report and draft bill delayed until March...

by Hannah Taylor

Final report of its review of the law of mental capacity and deprivation of liberty and draft bill

New form of notice of seeking possession to be used from 1 December...

by Steven Eccles

Updated form for all landlords

Employment news round-up, November 2016

by Julian Hoskins

Julian Hoskins on the latest employment law news in brief for November 2016.

Inappropriate final written warnings

by Jodie Sinclair

Jodie Sinclair looks at how employment tribunals (and, by extension, employers) should deal with dismissal following a manifestly...

'Manager' vs 'technology platform'

by Sarah Maddock

What does Uber's recent defeat at employment tribunal mean for the modern economy and the 'Uberization' of work?

NAO Guidance on Commercial and Contract Management

by Louise Robling

Insights and emerging best practice

Hemming CJEU Note

by Virginia Cooper

Our second opinion note on Hemming & others v Westminster City Council

Lessons to be learned from the case of Energysolutions EU Ltd v...

by Trevor Watt

Part 3: Manifest errors in scoring