The issue of whether the Equality Act 2010 (EA 2010) covers post-employment victimisation has recently been reconsidered by the Employment Appeals Tribunal in Onu –v- Akwiwu and another. The EAT held that the natural meaning of the EA 2010 was that post-employment victimisation claims were permissib...
Moody’s has announced that it is concluding its review of ratings in the sector by downgrading 29 landlords. This follows a downgrade of 26 housing associations in February (as reported in the Devonshires Projects Blog 28 February 2013).
A new think tank report from The Centre for Policy Studies has attacked England’s planning system for being too complex and slow and identified it as a major stumbling block to the growth of the economy. “Simplified Planning” criticises the Government’s lack of progress in their drive to reduce regu...
The Devonshires Corporate and Property teams have advised Tower Hamlets Community Housing when it took a transfer of engagements from Mitali.
The Growth and Infrastructure Act 2013 has now become law, having received royal assent on 25 April 2013.
From today (1 May) Devonshires will be offering a bespoke consultancy service to our clients.
On 6 April 2013 Acas issued new non-statutory guidance following the Government’s changes to the rules on collective redundancies that we reported on in our article dated 18 December 2012