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08
November
2017
Two thirds (67%) of respondents to a survey conducted by Howard Kennedy believe that businesses should be obliged to publicly report on the number of whistleblowing reports they receive from workers. This is one of the headline findings from a
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31
July
2017
The internationalisation of business has resulted in the growing need for UK companies of all sizes to recruit or relocate staff from overseas. Susie Al-Qassab, Leigh Sayliss and Antonia Torr of Howard Kennedy’s International Mobility Team
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12
October
2016
There have been a series of amendments to the rules governing tenancy deposits held by landlords, and recent further changes have finally clarified the position.
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06
October
2016
The non-domicile consultation may have been late coming but it certainly delivers. Whilst there are a couple of small concessions, the headline changes which are listed below are holding fast for the time being.
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Insights

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06
December
2017
On 26 June 2017 the government brought into force the Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing and Transfer of Funds (Information on the Payer) Regulations 2017. That’s quite a mouth full but for ease they are more commonly referred to as the
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01
December
2017
With housing being a top priority of the government as demonstrated by the recent budget the panel at Thursday morning's Howard Kennedy Breakfast Briefing (Nick Rees of The Collective, Alistair Shaw of Stanhope and Roger Southam of Savills)
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27
November
2017
Until now, landlords of residential property have been able to satisfy their obligations under statute and under their lease terms by insuring their property "at arm's length in the market place". The courts have previously decided
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24
November
2017
The Chancellor's Autumn Budget pledged to build an economy "fit for the future" by announcing new air quality funding, tax incentives for electric cars and measures to combat plastic waste. However, it was not all good news for
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E-alerts

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06
December
2017
On 26 June 2017 the government brought into force the Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing and Transfer of Funds (Information on the Payer) Regulations 2017. That’s quite a mouth full but for ease they are more commonly referred to as the
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26
October
2017
From 1 October 2017 a new three year Permitted Development Right ("PDR") came into force. The PDR will allow changes of use from "Shed to Bed" (as coined by the legal press), or more accurately, from Class B1(c) (light
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19
October
2017
This month we look at the following key employment and HR developments: Employment Tribunal fees: latest developments Increase to injury to feelings awards Tax evasion: amending contracts and policies to reflect offences Modern slavery:
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29
September
2017
With the rapid expansion of the serviced office sector in recent years the panel at Thursday morning's Howard Kennedy Breakfast Briefing (Simon Rusk of BE Offices, Jonathan Weinbrenn, Josh Artus of Centric Lab and Julian Sharpe of
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