The snappily named Flood Re was officially launched this week on 4 April 2016. The reinsurance scheme has been designed by the government and insurance industry to secure affordable insurance for households in flood risk areas. The government anticipates the scheme may ultimately benefit up to half a million households in areas at high risk Read More
A property developer has forced Tesco to agree to release it from a restrictive covenant by challenging its enforceability in court on competition law grounds. The resulting settlement demonstrates how parties can use competition law to challenge restrictive provisions in land agreements and how a new fast-track court procedure offers a quick and cost-effective route Read More
This week, stakeholders in the retail market heard experts’ views on the recent key developments in this sector.
Following a report entitled “Retail Market Trends: End of Year 2015” produced by The Local Data Company (LDC) Matthew Hopkinson, Director at LDC, presented on its key findings.
This was followed by a panel discussion of trends Read More