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    Opinion

    An eventful year

    2017-10-10T00:00:00Z

    Section chair Robert Banner looks back at 2017 and ahead to the new year

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    Opinion

    Back to the future

    2017-09-06T00:00:00Z

    Ian White has been chair of the Property Section for nearly three years, and committee member for almost 15, since the launch of the Section in 2002. Retiring from the committee this year, he looks back at 15 years of involvement with the Section and the sector. 

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    Opinion

    Good will out

    2017-08-08T00:00:00Z

    Gary Rycroft considers the Law Commission’s new consultation on wills

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    Springing into action

    2017-07-04T00:00:00Z

    Section chair Robert Banner outlines the recent work of the committee

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    New committee members

    2017-06-09T09:19:00Z

    Four new members joined the Property Section committee in May 2017. They introduce themselves and their goals as committee members and for the Section

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    Coming around again

    2017-04-11T00:00:00Z

    Section chair Robert Banner  looks ahead to the Section’s annual conference on 20 April 2017

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    Opinion

    House of cards

    2017-03-08T10:22:00Z

    Ian White takes a critical look at the recent white paper of the provision of new housing in England and Wales

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    Hold tight

    2017-03-07T00:00:00Z

    Simon David shares his predictions for what 2017 may bring, and cybercrime is firmly at the top of his risk register

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    Opinion

    Bright ideas

    2017-02-14T00:00:00Z

    Gary Rycroft explains how the Section committee has been pooling its expertise for the benefit of members

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    New year, new plans

    2017-01-17T15:37:00Z

    Robert Banner looks ahead to 2017 and what it could bring for law firm leaders

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    Opinion

    One direction

    2016-12-12T17:08:00Z

    As the dust settles on another annual conference, Ian White looks back on a turbulent 2016, and ahead to the Property Section’s plans for 2017

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    Opinion

    Digital woes

    2016-11-25T09:50:00Z

    Does Lord Justice Briggs’ digital vision truly appreciate the needs of users with a disability, asks Richard Schaverien.

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    The year in review

    2016-11-08T00:00:00Z

    Section chair Robert Banner looks back at the work of the Law Management Section in 2016

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    Opinion

    Brexit strategy

    2016-09-07T00:00:00Z

    Peter Rodd looks at what the future might hold for property lawyers in the wake of the UK referendum decision

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    Brexit: committee member views

    2016-09-07T00:00:00Z

    In the wake of the referendum on the UK’s membership of the European Union, some of the members of the Property Section committee offer their views on the impact on the sector

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    Opinion

    Burning issues

    2016-08-02T00:00:00Z

    Robert Banner looks at the plans for Section for the year ahead, and the topics we 

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    Opinion

    Raise your voices

    2016-07-21T12:45:00Z

    As we launch a new series on avoiding common errors in private client work, Gareth Marland explains why member feedback is crucial for the future development of PS

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    Opinion

    Homing in on fraud

    2016-06-02T13:30:00Z

    Nicholas Gurney-Champion considers a recent Treasury paper that outlines wide-ranging modernisation plans for the home-buying process, and a High Court judgment that found conveyancers on both sides of a property transaction liable to a defrauded buyer

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    Opinion

    Here comes trouble

    2016-05-19T16:17:00Z

    Government plans to raise probate fees is the latest move to ‘reform’ private client law. Such meddling can only lead to more problems, argues Gary Rycroft

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    Opinion

    An unqualified success

    2016-05-06T11:18:00Z

    Law Management Section chair Robert Banner rounds up the Section’s annual conference in April