The EU Response to Covid-19: the New Temporary Framework of State Aid Control


The EU Response to Covid-19: the New Temporary Framework of State Aid Control

Read Andrea Biondi’s blog post for EU Law Enforcement on the ‘EU Response to Covid-19’ here.

CategoryNews, Articles Author Andrea Biondi Date

Rectification of the Land Register

The Court of Appeal in Dhillon v Barclays Bank Plc and the Chief Land Registrar [2020] EWCA Civ 619 has recently given judgment in an important case involving the rectification… Read more »

CategoryNews, Articles Author David Sawtell Date

FCA Test Case – Business interruption insurance

Overview The COVID-19 pandemic has led to closures and widespread disruption to business – resulting in substantial financial loss. Many policyholders have made claims for these losses under their Business… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Ruth Keating Date

Where next for furlough: Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme issues

The scale of the government’s furlough scheme (“CJRS”), announced on 20 March 2020, has been enormous. As of 14 June 2020, approximately 9.1 million jobs from 1.1 million employers were… Read more »

CategoryNews, Articles Author Katherine Apps Date

Princes Parade: clarification of the approach to flooding and policy compliance

Dove J handed down judgment on 22 June 2020 in the case of R (Martin) v Folkestone and Hythe District Council [2020] EWHC 1614 (Admin), which considered the reliance on… Read more »

CategoryNews, Articles Author Richard Harwood OBE QC, Stephanie David Date

Bresco v Lonsdale in the Supreme Court: Initial Reflections

The resolution of disputes by means of adjudication is a central feature of the construction industry. It has generated a substantial body of case law. However, issues of construction adjudication… Read more »

CategoryNews, Articles Author Marion Smith QC, David Sawtell, Philippe Kuhn Date

Mental Capacity Guidance Note: A Brief Guide To Carrying Out Capacity Assessments – June 2020

This purpose of this document is to provide for social workers and those working in front-line clinical settings a brief overview of the law and principles relating to the assessment… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Victoria Butler-Cole QC, Simon Edwards, Neil Allen, Katharine Scott, Alexander Ruck Keene, Annabel Lee, Nicola Kohn, Katherine Barnes Date

The right to lobby councillors: Holborn Studios 2

The High Court has ruled, for the first time, whether members of the public can write to councillors, and whether councillors can read those letters in advance of taking decisions…. Read more »

CategoryNews, Articles Author Richard Harwood OBE QC Date

COVID-19 changes to SEN duties

Steve Broach and Gethin Thomas consider the latest changes to SEN duties during the Covid-19 pandemic in this article. Click here to read in full.  

CategoryNews, Articles Author Steve Broach , Gethin Thomas Date

Covid 19: Transparency, integrity and fraud on public authorities

Public authorities are playing a central role in the Government’s response to the challenges brought about by Covid-19. Enormous sums of public money are being made available to support supplier… Read more »

CategoryNews, Articles Author Rose Grogan, Philippe Kuhn Date

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