The FCA’s New Consumer Duty

04/05/2023 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm –

If you have FCA permission to carry out regulated activities in relation to consumer credit, the new Consumer Duty will apply to you. Alice Overton will share details of the new duty, the FCA’s expectations (for housing associations in particular) and what you need to do before it comes into force in July 2023.

A Roundtable Discussion About Housing Law in Wales

09/05/2023 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

Please join us for a virtual open discussion on all things housing law in Wales. We will provide a forum for providers to discuss experiences, share best practice and reflect on any current themes that have arisen since the Renting Homes (Wales) Act came into force.

Please register your interest by Friday 14 April 2023.

Defamation and Social Media

24/05/2023 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

In this webinar we will be looking at what the key components of a defamation claim are and what action can be taken to respond and protect your business.

Shared Ownership And The Renters (Reform) Bill 2023

08/06/2023 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

Join us in this webinar where will discuss the impact of the Rent (Reform) Bill on Shared Ownership and practical considerations for the recovery of arrears following implementation of the Bill.

This webinar will benefit those housing professionals who work in income recovery and leasehold in particular.

Data Protection For Housing Co-operatives – What Management Committees Need To Know

20/06/2023 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm –

This webinar is aimed at our Co-Op landlords who inevitably process vast amounts of personal data. Please join us for this increasingly important and topical webinar to discuss the key aspects of the UK GDPR and Data Protection Act 2018 to ensure that your organisation is complying with the legislation and to identify and gaps.

Smaller Housing Association Forum

10/07/2023 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am – Following the success of the inaugural meeting of the Smaller Housing Association Forum, you’re invited to the first substantive meeting of the forum. July’s agenda includes: A presentation on the changing regulatory landscape and the impact on small providers from Devonshires A discussion regarding shareholder membership and tenant representation Speakers: Rose Klemperer, Solicitor, Devonshires  Zoe […]

HMPL Building Blocks – Rent Arrears And Possession

11/07/2023 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

This webinar will benefit those housing professionals who work in income recovery and possession in particular. We will look at how tenure affects rent recovery, the Pre-Action Protocol for Rent Arrears, what notices must be served, issuing proceedings and the best way to prepare for court.

Building Warranties and Insurance Products: Update and Traps For The Unwary

13/07/2023 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

In the built environment, building warranties are designed to offer buyers peace of mind that any defects in their new build homes will be put right. The reality of what is covered is not as straightforward as you might think.
In this webinar, members of our Construction and Insurance teams will provide an update and share their top tips.

Rights to Light

20/07/2023 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm –

An overview of Rights to Light including the legal principles establishing the existence of any such right (whether it be express, implied or prescriptive) and how your proposed development may be affected as a result. We will also look at how to deal with claims which may become litigious if they cannot be settled following the statutory compensation procedure.

Contractor Insolvency – Dealing with the Impact of Insolvency on a Construction Project

24/07/2023 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm –

The Construction market has been rocked by a perfect storm of inflation, a lack of labour and price increases across the board. While many are able to weather the storm some have been unable to do so. In this webinar, we look at how employers can best protect themselves against insolvency occurring, along with the many practical and legal implications of insolvency during a Construction Project.


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