Habitats Directive: Assessments still needed

Property Law Journal | September 2018

The European court has confirmed that mitigation measures cannot be taken into account when screening a project under the Habitats Regulations. Elizabeth Dunn and Lucy Metcalfe discuss the recent rulings over when to carry out an assessment

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Beneficial ownership: Registration required

Property Law Journal | August 2018

Overseas entities must register beneficial ownership in order to own or sell UK real estate, according to a new draft Bill published by the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, as Richard Clark finds out

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Construction contracts: Acting as certifier

Property Law Journal | June 2018

Marcus Harling and Tim Kittow explore the roles of the employer’s agent and the contract administrator under different forms of building contract, highlighting some key issues in particular with development transactions

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