Simon Sanger-Anderson


4-December-2018

There are still limited spaces available for our Christmas employment seminar to be held at Exeter Racecourse on Tuesday 11th December from 10am-1pm. We look back at Christmases Past and happy days gone by when we on-boarded those new recruits,…


26-October-2018

Town hall

Parish Council’s steering group holds information on its behalf under Environmental Information Regulations 2004 despite absence of parish council control or contract (Information Commissioner). The Information Commissioner (IC) has determined that information possessed by a steering group created by a…


17-October-2018

Social Housing V2

In the recent case of LiveWest Homes Ltd v Bamber the issue of terminating fixed term AST tenancies came before the Court. This is a High Court judgment, so binding on County Courts. The issue turned on whether ss21(1A) and…


13-April-2018

Swings in a playground.

When taking legal action against an individual it is vital that you ensure they have capacity. Where a person lacks capacity there are steps that need to be taken to ensure that they are adequately represented. What are the issues?…


11-January-2018

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force on 25 May 2018. From that date, you will be expected to comply with the greatest change to the law on personal data since the Data Protection Act 1998. The…


21-December-2017

In March 2016, the local planning authority (LPA) appointed an examiner to consider a neighbourhood development plan (NDP). In August 2016, the examiner produced their report. On 3 March 2017, the LPA published its decision statement accepting the examiner’s recommendations…


11-December-2017

Solicitors in Exeter writing on a document

The claim form to be used for an accelerated possession claim has been amended to reflect the legal changes brought in in 2015. The new form can be found here: https://formfinder.hmctsformfinder.justice.gov.uk/n5b-england-eng.pdf Specifically the new form covers whether: The deposit has…


22-August-2017

Where there is a possession order in place, and the tenant does not vacate the property, the Landlord’s next step is to seek a warrant for possession either in the County Court where the possession order was made or, following…


16-June-2017

The High Court has ruled that a bus driver who was badly injured when a tree fell onto the cab of his bus is entitled to compensation from the local parish council. The Court ruled that the council was liable…