Owen White staff filled shoe boxes with hats, gloves, socks, toiletries and sweets to be distributed by a local charity to the poor and homeless in the Slough area.
Immigration Act 2016 : New NOSP and New Mandatory Ground for Possession The Immigration Act 2016 amends parts of the Immigration Act 2014 with an aim to clamping down on persons residing in the UK illegally. This note explains the key changes regarding a landlord’s liability under Sections 39 – 42 Immigration Act 2016 which […]
Birmingham v Stephenson  EWCA Civ 1029 The above case was reported last week and concluded: Disabled defendant’s should be given a realistic opportunity to defend Once there was a potential Equality Act defence, the burden of proving that the discrimination was proportionate shifted to the landlord “the burden was on the council to show that […]
Suspended Possession Order – SPO If you are about to enforce a Suspended Possession Order (“SPO”) it is vital that you are aware that you are now required to obtain permission to enforce before applying for a warrant. Cardiff County Council v Lee (Flowers) (2016) In the recent decision in Cardiff County Council v Lee […]
Bfa board member and head of the franchise department at Owen White Solicitors, Jane Masih, has been asked to speak at a free franchising event in Wokingham on 12 July 2016.
What a difference a few days make! While the result of the Referendum was widely expected to be close, there is a sense that even those advocating ‘Leave’ were surprised by the result. It is far too soon to know what the outcome will be on the franchise industry and the best advice to our clients is to carry on as before.