The CLA has responded to Defra's consultation on Proposals to tackle crime and poor performance in the waste sector and introduce a new fixed penalty for the waste duty of care.
There have been many legislative developments over recent years that impact residential landlords and this Guidance Note aims to summarise the key issues that should be considered and steps that must be taken when an AST is granted.
The Government has updated the “How to Rent” guide which must be given to all new Assured Shorthold tenants and those tenants whose ASTs are renewed.
Throughout the year and particularly at lambing time, the legal department receives a number of requests for advice on what action a livestock farmer can take when dogs worry their animals.
This note contains advice on reporting such incidents and sets out the circumstances in which the owner of a dog which worries livestock can be prosecuted or sued and considers the actions that the farmer can lawfully take to protect his stock.
Drones are becoming increasingly popular both for recreational use and for professional applications including surveillance and data gathering. We anticipate that the drone industry is an area which is likely to continue to expand considerably over the coming years and that there is significant potential for this technology to benefit a wide variety of industries, not least in agriculture, saving time and increasing yields.
It’s April, and here are the annual increase in employment related statutory payments.
The Hunting Bill was published on 3 December 2002. This note summarises the essential aspects of the Bill.
A solicitor, advises on general property law, including land registration, conveyancing, business tenancies, easements, private rights of way, commons, water and drainage and sporting rights.
A solicitor, advises on areas of law including highways, public rights of way and access issues, trespass, firearms and hot air ballooning. Also advises on occupiers liability and the liability owners may face in relation to their animals.
A solicitor, advises on areas including employment, litigation, contract and sale of goods.