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11th January 2022

New proposals set out to fix the Building Safety crisis

There has been plenty of discussion in respect of building safety and cladding in the press in the past couple of years. However, most of this related to…

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17th December 2021

Fire Safety Enforcement Notices can be appealed if they are made unreasonably

Background Ellisons was recently instructed by a Management Company who was the ‘responsible person’ in relation to fire safety at a large residential development consisting of a number…

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13th December 2021

Update on Naylor and others v Roamquest Ltd and another [2021]

Background The full details of the background of this case is covered in our previous article (where can be found here). But very briefly, the claimants were leasehold…

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19th November 2021

Update for Directors – Joint and Several Liability Notices for repeated insolvency and non-payment cases

HMRC has recently published guidance on The Finance Act 2020, which introduced the principle of joint and several liability for company directors. The purpose of this reform was…

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17th November 2021

COVID-19: Ring-fencing of commercial rent debt

On 09 November the Government published a new Code of Practice and a draft Commercial Rent (Coronavirus) Bill with the aim of tackling accrued rent arrears for businesses…

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7th October 2021

Health and Safety guidance for high-rise residential buildings

Following the Building Safety Bill (“BSB”) entering Parliament, the Health and Safety Executive (“HSE”) has published information relating to the safety principles for high-rise residential buildings (defined as…

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25th August 2021

Beware the detail – Part 36 offers don’t play by the same rules

With most parties wishing to avoid the cost and upheaval of prolonged court proceedings, offers to settle are frequently made and can be an effective way to bring…

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News

10th August 2021

Ellisons Solicitors further expands its Insolvency and Debt Recovery Team with the appointment of a new Senior Associate

Leading law firm Ellisons Solicitors, which boasts the largest specialist insolvency team in Essex and Suffolk has further expanded its team, with the appointment of a Senior Associate…

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8th July 2021

Revenge Evictions

With the phasing out of emergency measures in the rental market, are we likely to be seeing a return of revenge evictions? Dispute Resolution Paralegal, Amy Gibson, discusses…

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17th June 2021

Government set to further extend protections for commercial property tenants

Government set to further extend protections for commercial property tenants: Ban on forfeiture of commercial property leases to be extended to 25 March 2022; Restrictions upon Commercial Rent…

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