Budget: Gaining ground

| February 2018

Ben Eaton looks at the implications of the government‘s intention, as announced in the Budget, to start taxing non-UK residents on capital gains from UK real estate assets

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Construction focus

| February 2018

Recent cases have shown that the courts will not look kindly on mistakes, as John Starr finds out

‘The court stated that the factors in CPR 3.9 must be given particular weight. The first factor (a) makes it clear that the court must consider the effect of the breach in every case; the second factor (b) emphasises the importance of complying with rules, practice directions and orders.‘

Beware sanctions for delay

A failure to act or a delay in doing so during the course of court proceedings comes at a cost

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