Publications: July 2018


The Northern Training Day: Richard Cressall shares his thoughts

As you may know, we had our our very first PLA Northern Training Day back in June.  This took place in central Leeds and was attended by over 70 delegates. It seemed that an afternoon format (followed by drinks) worked quite well and certainly the promise of liquid refreshment seemed persuasive with the judges. We […]

16th Jul 2018 Blogs Read more

Unauthorised Encampments

To read the PLA’s response to the ministry of Communities and Local Government’s consultation on unauthorised encampments click here. For more information about this consultation click here. Consultation Response CMS Howard Kennedy Eversheds Sutherland Mills & Reeve Shulmans HJiggs & Sons Penningtons Hogan Lovells Jones Day Actons Stephens Scowns Shoosmiths Lester Aldridge

14th Jul 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