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Company in liquidation cannot commence adjudication claiming further sums are due

Company in liquidation cannot commence adjudication claiming further sums are due

In Michael J Lonsdale (Electrical) Ltd v Bresco Electrical Services Ltd [2018] EWHC 2043 (TCC), Fraser J in the Technology and Construction Court (TCC) decided that the right to adjudicate does not trump the Insolvency Rules. It is a significant ruling for the construction sector and insolvency practitioners. Fraser J in the TCC has held [...]

The how to rent booklet has been updated

The How To Rent Booklet – Update January 2018 The How to Rent Booklet was updated by the Government yesterday, and the version which should now be sent is dated January 2018. This is the version which should now be used moving forward:- https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/674299/How_to_Rent_Jan_18.pdf We have previously blogged about the How to Rent Booklet here:- […]

New EPC Regulations coming into force from 1 April 2018 – what do Landlords need to do?

The Energy Efficiency (Private Rented Property)(England and Wales) Regulations 2015 (the Regulations) come into force on from 1 April 2018. Properties rented out in the private sector will be required to have an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) with a minimum energy performance rating of ‘E’. It will be unlawful to rent out a property which [...]

DPS – Prescribed Information

The Deposit Protection Scheme (DPS) are in the process of moving all their accounts to a ‘new system’. If you protect your deposit or deposits via the DPS, this is something you need to be aware of. In particular, when serving the prescribed information. In order to have correctly served the prescribed information for deposits […]