Just before Christmas, the Law Commission announced plans to develop laws to support the safe development and use of driverless cars in the UK. The aim is to develop legislation which may be ready as early as 2021.
The Law Commission is an independent law reform watchdog for England and Wales and this review is Read More
The government has confirmed to parliament its timetable for the introduction of a public register of beneficial ownership of UK property by overseas entities.
This follows on from the government’s consultation in April 2017 on establishing such a register which we blogged on last year (see here).
In December 2017, the government confirmed that Read More
The New Year has started off with a bang as changes to the Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) Regulations 2010 were laid before Parliament. The draft 2018 Regulations correct an unintended defect in the current legislation. The error had resulted in millions of pounds of extra CIL being charged, even where no extra floorspace or change Read More