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Public Matters - October 2021

Updates include the EV charging, force majeure, the National Disability Strategy and Pre-Action Protocol for Debt Claims.

26 October 2021

Welcome to our Public Matters Newsletter.

This month we have:

Will councils be forced to install EV charging?

Neil Kates reviews the current position on local authority EV charge points, and how the government is looking to solve infrastructure issues.

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Contract termination in Covid-19 times

The courts offer some guidance about the implied duty of rationality in the termination of contracts during Covid-19.

Scott Mounfield summarises the key points from Dwyer (UK Franchising) Ltd v Fredbar Ltd.

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National Disability Strategy - a comprehensive, concerted plan or a missed opportunity?

The Government’s National Disability Strategy may have completely passed you by.

Victoria Curran outlines the key points, and why housing providers are advised to contribute to the consultations.

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Recovering monies from an individual? Don’t forget about the Pre-Action Protocol for Debt Claims

Mia Plume provides an overview of the PAPDC and explains how it applies to the public sector.

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Children's social care forum, 29 September 2021

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