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“Perspectives”: “Reforming the Law: the importance of consultation” by Professor Nick Hopkins

As part of our on-going “Perspectives” series of blogs from those involved in Property Litigation outside private practice, Professor Nick Hopkins, the Law Commissioner for property, family and trust law,  gives his thoughts on the importance of consultation process to law reform. Reforming the Law: the importance of consultation Consultation lies at the very heart of […]

4th Mar 2019 Blogs Read more

Law Commission consultation events: Reinvigorating commonhold: the alternative to leasehold ownership – new event and update to Cardiff event

Law Commission consultation events relating to: Reinvigorating commonhold: the alternative to leasehold ownership There will be a Law Commission consultation event in Newcastle on Monday 4 March, to be held at Northumbria University. The date for the consultation event in Cardiff has had to be moved. This will now be held one week later than […]

13th Feb 2019 Consultations Read more

Case Law Update (Scotland) – presentation slides

Slides from the Case Law Update (Scotland) event held in Pinsent Masons – Edinburgh on 31st January 2019 can be found by clicking on the following links: Prescription 2018 Act and Case Law Update – Andrew McKinlay Case Law Update – Property Litigation Association – Ewen D Brown

7th Feb 2019 News Read more

2019 – The Year of the Disruptor? – Joint PLA/PBA Panel Event

Well over 100 PLA and PBA members attended the joint event on Wednesday 23rd January, where leading property professionals discussed the key property trends; laws and economic challenges that are set to disrupt the market in 2019. A hot topic of debate between the panellists and the audience was the impact of the new Electronic […]

24th Jan 2019 News Read more

Property Week article: Bryan Johnston on the PLA’s drive to reform property law

Bryan Johnston on the PLA’s drive to reform property law By Mitchell Labiak Property Week Thu 10 January 2019  The head of the PLA talks about legal change, the organisation’s lobbying power and the impact of Brexit “We must be relentless in our pursuit of law reform,” the Dentons partner said at last year’s annual PLA […]

11th Jan 2019 News Read more