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MOJ has announced small claims limit changes: £5,000 for whiplash and £2,000 for other injury claims

Following consultation on reforms relating to low-value injury claims, the government has today published its intentions.

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Legal update

High Court clarification on NPPF Green Belt policy

Useful clarification on applying paragraph 89 of the National Planning Policy Framework to applications for development within the Green Belt.

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Legal update

Privacy and data protection cases: quantifying damages for distress

Where someone’s private information has been disclosed, how do you determine the compensation they should receive?

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Miller/Santos in the Supreme Court

What does the judgment say about why notice under article 50 could not be served without Parliamentary consent and are there any wider ramifications?

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Fixed Recoverable Costs – the way forward?

Lord Justice Jackson is currently reviewing whether fixed recoverable costs (FRC) should be introduced in all civil claims with a value up to £250,000.

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Damages following a failure to award to the most economically advantageous offer

The High Court has recently issued its decision on damages in the case of Energy Solutions EU Limited v Nuclear Decommissioning Authority [2016] EWHC 3326 (TCC).

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Special conservation zones to protect marine life

The statutory conservation agencies in the UK have launched a public consultation on proposals for five Special Areas of Conservation.

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Legal update

Encouraging biodiversity in housing developments

The London Assembly’s housing committee is calling for the creation of a Biodiversity in Housing supplementary planning guidance.

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Legal update

Enforcement undertakings

Enforcement undertakings are increasingly being used as an alternative to prosecutions for businesses who are breaking environmental laws.

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Legal update

Who can challenge a contract award decision?

Where Public Contract Regulations 2015 obligations are unclear, we talk in terms of the risk of challenge, but who can challenge a decision to award a contract?

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