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SRA releases new guidance on price transparency

4 October 2018

Law firms will have to publish details of their employees’ experience and the time work is likely to take – as well as their prices – when new transparency rules come into force in December. 

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Share your views on leasehold home ownership

1 October 2018

The Law Commission is seeking your views on its provisional proposals for a new, single enfranchisement regime designed to benefit leaseholders of both houses and flats. Consultation closes on 20 November 2018

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Call for evidence: Energy Performance Certificates in buildings

21 August 2018

Have your say on how Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs) are performing and tell the government how they can be improved. Consultation closes on 19 October 2018

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Wild west partnerships: who owns what?

1 October 2018By

Jennifer Meech looks at the case of Wild v Wild [2018] EWHC 2197 (Ch) to help unravel ownership when profits are shared but property is not.

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PAS FAQ: Fixing a completion date before exchanging contracts

24 September 2018

The Law Society’s Practice Advice Service explains whether you can insist on a specific date for completion before exchanging contracts.

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