All Feature articles – Page 7

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    Enterprise, everywhere

    2023-09-27T00:00:00Z

    Harriet Revington and Claire Hawley consider the impact of the spring budget on real estate tax measures and the property sector

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    Conference call

    2023-09-27T00:00:00Z

    Sarah Robinson summarises this year’s private client annual conference

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    Language barriers

    2023-09-27T00:00:00Z

    Léa Maynard looks at the three different kinds of French will, and the practical language considerations at play in each

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    AI – the data risks

    2023-09-27T00:00:00Z

    With artificial intelligence much in the news lately, Robert Bond considers the data protection risks it presents to law firms

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    Weight of responsibility

    2023-09-18T00:00:00Z

    New guidance has been introduced on fire safety and new responsibilities for the responsible person. Hannah Eales and Christina Orthodoxou outline what you need to know

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    Rent reforms

    2023-09-18T00:00:00Z

    The Renters (Reform) Bill is currently making its way through parliament. Matthew Bonye and Shanna Davison of Herbert Smith Freehills consider the proposals for change

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    Rates and wrongs

    2023-09-18T00:00:00Z

    Andrew Cammish and Carl Roche outline the business rates relief available to charities, and consider the impact of a recent Supreme Court case for property practitioners

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    A private function

    2023-09-18T00:00:00Z

    In February 2023, the Supreme Court held that visual intrusion by the viewing gallery in the Tate Modern’s Blavatnik Building was a private nuisance against those living in a nearby block of flats. Joanna Williams and Joseph Skilton consider the impact of the verdict

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    Safety first

    2023-09-18T00:00:00Z

    The Building Safety Act is evolving as it is brought into force. Mark Roach and Harriet Hawkins explore the latest developments

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    Feeling flushed?

    2023-09-18T00:00:00Z

    Jennifer Woodruff considers the regulations around septic tanks that property practitioners should be aware of when advising clients

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    In good company?

    2023-09-18T00:00:00Z

    Kayleigh Brown provides an update on the requirements under the Economic Crime Act to register overseas entities, and how it relates to registration of trusts

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    Landlord certificates

    2023-09-18T00:00:00Z

    Paul Tonkin and Katie Dunn outline what you need to know about preparing landlord certificates, including the rigmarole and the risks involved

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    Estate of affairs

    2023-08-30T16:19:00Z

    Byron Jones reviews the recently updated Law Society practice note on insolvent estates and considers whether a bigger change was needed

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    Probate service update

    2023-08-30T13:51:00Z

    Ian Bond assesses the verdict of the National Audit Office report on HM Courts & Tribunals Service initiatives

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    In confidence

    2023-08-30T13:29:00Z

    Bronwen Still provides an overview of the regulatory requirements around confidentiality, and outlines some of the more common, and difficult, situations facing firms

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    Rules of succession

    2023-08-30T13:07:00Z

    Charlotte Macdonald looks at the EU Succession Regulation, and specifically whether it is fit for purpose or whether national changes are infringing upon this international framework

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    Eyes on Ireland

    2023-08-30T12:44:00Z

    Tina Ennis explains how solicitors can advise their British clients who have assets in Ireland

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    Billing time

    2023-08-30T10:14:00Z

    What happens when an executor allows for payment of bills which the beneficiaries will be responsible for? Lesley King looks at the law and case examples from this year

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    Lattimer v Karamanoli

    2023-08-30T09:03:00Z

    Andrew Bishop summarises a case he was involved in, which involved the rectification of a will, and how this relates to proposed changes to the Wills Act to stop marriage revoking a will

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    Digital decision

    2023-08-30T08:17:00Z

    With more and more of our lives taking place in a digital space, could wills follow suit? Melinda Giles explores