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    Tracy Lambert

    Posted 8 December 2016
    by Tracy Lambert .

    Private Law – Child Arrangements

    Areas with highest unpaid child maintenance revealed “Gingerbread” has called on MPs to demand improvements to the child maintenance system following unpaid child maintenance figures being released. Unpaid child maintenance is close to £4bn nationwide and Gingerbread has revealed those…

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    Melanie Burton

    Posted 8 December 2016
    by Melanie Burton .

    New Guidance on Hedgerow Protection

    Natural England has recently published new guidance on the management of protected hedgerows described in the Hedgerows Regulations 1997. The guidance will be useful to any holiday or residential park with hedgerows to which these Regulations might apply.

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    Caroline Ryan

    Posted 1 December 2016
    by Caroline Ryan .

    Public Law – Care Proceedings

    Serious harm notifications increase Local authorities are required to notify Ofsted of incidents where abuse or neglect is known or suspected and: A child has died A child has been seriously harmed A looked after child has died (including cases…

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    Paul Kelly

    Posted 1 December 2016
    by Paul Kelly .

    Changes in Wales

    The Residential Property Tribunal Procedures and Fees (Wales) Regulations 2016 came into force on 23 November 2016.

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