Law Reform Committee

 

Powers for dealing with unauthorised development and encampments – consultation

To read the response from the PLA to the Govenment consultation on the law and powers to deal with unauthorised development and encampments click here. The PLA response was based on information provided by PLA members in the following firms:   Actons CMS – Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang Eversheds Sutherland Higgs & Sons Hogan Lovells Howard Kennedy […]

14th Oct 2018 Consultations Read more

Consultation to Cap Unreasonable Behaviour Costs – Tribunal Procedure Committee (TPC) agrees PLA’s Proposals

The Tribunal Procedure Committee (TPC) have decided not to cap the costs recoverable under Rule 13(1)(b) for unreasonable behaviour.  The TPC concluded, in agreement with the PLA’s Law Reform Committee proposal, that steps should be taken to publicise the guidance in Willow Court Management Company (1985) Limited v Alexander in a clear form to parties […]

12th Jul 2018 Consultations Read more

PLA Law Reform Committee and engagement with HMCTS

The PLA Law Reform Committee has had meetings with HMCTS in respect of their wide-ranging reform programme. Below is a link that contains both a video link to a recent roadshow event and also a pdf of a Reform Update dated May 2018. https://www.gov.uk/government/news/hmcts-reform-roadshow-for-legal-professionals The Update highlights the current and proposed reforms HMCTS is working […]

13th Jun 2018 Consultations Read more

Minutes of PLA – LRC Committee – 22.02.17

In Attendance Kerry Glanville (Chair) Stuart Wortley Danielle Drummond-Brassington Peter Bourke Mathew Ditchburn Dellah Gilbert Bryan Johnston Natalie Johnston Gary Lawrenson (by invitation) Tim Sheed (by invitation) Apologies Emily Wood Jacqui Joyce Charlotte Tyfield Thekla Fellas Paul Barker Click here for the LRC Minutes – 22.02.17.

22nd Feb 2017 Law Reform Committee Read more

Minutes of PLA – LRC Committee – 21.10.15

In Attendance Keith Conway (Chair) Mathew Ditchburn Bryan Johnston Paul Barker Charlotte Tyfield Kerry Glanville Dellah Gilbert Jacqui Joyce Peter Bourke Hayley Harris Duncan Freeman (by invitation and telephone) Natalie Johnston (by telephone) Apologies Danielle Drummond-Brassington Emily Wood Stuart Wortley Click here for the LRC Minutes – 21.10.15

21st Oct 2015 Law Reform Committee Read more

Minutes of PLA – LRC Committee – 25.09.15

In Attendance Keith Conway (Chair) Mathew Ditchburn (by telephone) Bryan Johnston Paul Barker Emily Wood Charlotte Tyfield Kerry Glanville Stuart Wortley Dellah Gilbert Duncan Freeman (by invitation and telephone) Apologies Jacqui Joyce Peter Bourke Danielle Drummond-Brassington Hayley Harris Natalie Johnston Click here for the LRC Minutes – 25.09.15

24th Sep 2015 Law Reform Committee Read more

Minutes of PLA – LRC Committee – 17.06.15

In Attendance Keith Conway (Chair) Kerry Glanville Mathew Ditchburn Peter Bourke Jacqui Joyce Stuart Wortley Bryan Johnston Natalie Johnston (by telephone) Paul Barker (by telephone) Duncan Freeman (by invitation) Apologies Emily Wood Danielle Drummond-Brassington Click here for the LRC Minutes – 17.06.15

17th Jun 2015 Law Reform Committee Read more

Minutes of PLA – LRC Committee – 22.04.15

In Attendance Keith Conway (Chair) Kerry Glanville Mathew Ditchburn Peter Bourke Emily Wood Stuart Wortley Bryan Johnston Natalie Johnston Jacqui Joyce (by telephone) Paul Barker (by telephone) Apologies Danielle Drummond-Brassington Click here for the LRC Minutes – 22.04.15

22nd Apr 2015 Law Reform Committee Read more

Minutes of PLA – LRC Committee 18.03.15

In Attendance Keith Conway (Chair) Paul Barker Matthew Ditchburn (by telephone) Peter Bourke Emily Wood Stuart Wortley Bryan Johnston(by telephone) Natalie Johnston (by telephone) Apologies Danielle Drummond-Brassington Jacqui Joyce Kerry Glanville Click here for the LRC Minutes – 18.03.15

18th Mar 2015 Law Reform Committee Read more

Minutes of PLA – LRC Committee 24.02.15

In Attendance Keith Conway (Chair) Bryan Johnston Kerry Glanville Paul Barker Natalie Johnston (by telephone) Danielle Drummond-Brassington Matthew Ditchburn Peter Bourke Apologies Jacqui Joyce Emily Wood Stuart Wortley Click here for the LRC Minutes – 24.02.15

24th Feb 2015 Law Reform Committee Read more