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Archive for August, 2012

Aug 12

When is an Environmental Impact Assessment Necessary?

The The Town and Country Planning (Environmental Impact Assessment) (England and Wales) Regulations 1999 apply to any development likely to have significant effects on the environment by virtue of its...

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Aug 12

Alternative Business Structures – who is in the running?

The nation is buzzing with the healthy spirit of competition, and it is not just the Olympic athletes who are competing for supremacy.  Legal services providers are facing greater competition...

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Aug 12

Lasting Powers of Attorney

In October 2007 there was a fundamental change on the way in the way powers of attorney are created and the powers that they can give attorneys, when the Enduring...

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Aug 12

Are You a Sophisticated Investor?

In March 2005, the rules relating to approaching people regarding financial promotions were relaxed so that so called ‘sophisticated investors’ and high net worth individuals (HNWIs) could be more easily...

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Aug 12

Timeshares – Good or Bad?

Although there are millions of contented timeshare owners throughout the world, the timeshare industry has certainly had a chequered history. On the one hand there is the promise of golden...

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Aug 12

How Do We Set Up a Commonhold?

Commonholds are a relatively new way of holding property and will be attractive to some flat owners who wish to take the ownership and management of the freehold of their...

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Aug 12

Fact Sheet – Disclosure to Mortgage Lenders of Incentives for Buyers

This fact sheet provides guidance for those involved in the development of residential properties whether new builds or conversions of existing properties. On 1 September 2008, the Council of Mortgage Lenders...

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Aug 12

Unfair Contract Terms – Your Rights as a Consumer

UK consumer protection legislation is robust, giving them substantial rights and imposing significant obligations on traders. Indeed, in some cases the actions of a vendor may be sufficient to constitute...

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