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Clarke Willmott successful in significant Proprietary Estoppel case

Introduction There has certainly been a run of farming inheritance or “estoppel” cases in recent years and the momentum continues unabated. Yesterday (16 April 2019), the High Court handed down Judgment in favour of one of our clients in yet another long-running and significant farming inheritance case. Background Our client,...

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Named in list of highest rated planning law firms

We have taken fourth place in a prestigious list of the highest rated planning law firms for 2019. The Planning Law Survey 2019 is an in-depth report naming the law firms and solicitors ranked highest by the consultants, developers and officers that use their services. We have moved up two...

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We’ve been crowned Law Firm of the Year…

…at the Devon & Somerset Law Society Legal Awards We have been announced as Law Firm of the Year category at the Devon & Somerset Law Society Legal Awards. The sold-out event, held in Exeter Cathedral, was attended by over 500 people. In addition, Kayleigh Linford, team supervisor in the...

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Tour of Hinkley Point C

Co-hosted with EDF Energy and HOST on the 21st March We were delighted to organise in partnership with EDF Energy and HOST a tour of Hinkley Point C on 21st March 2019 for clients and those individuals with a strong interest in the construction of the new nuclear power station...

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Serious Injury and Clinical Negligence Newsletter – April 2019

We are pleased to present the April 2019 edition of our serious injury & clinical negligence newsletter from the Clarke Willmott claims team. Our Serious Injury team reflect on their successful “Psychology of rehabilitation” conference We hosted our annual serious injury training day on the 27 March Our Serious Injury team...

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Social Housing Case Bulletin – March 2019

March 2019 case law update Clarke Willmott’s Social Housing Team are delighted to provide you with our March 2019 case law update which includes cases within the last month from the higher jurisdiction courts in England and Wales that are relevant to the affordable housing sector. We trust that this update...

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Wealth Health and Inheritance Briefing – March 2019

March 2019 edition Welcome to the Spring edition of the Wealth, Health and Inheritance Briefing. At the end of last year we were very pleased to welcome partner Paul Davies to Clarke Willmott. Paul is now head of our Manchester private capital team and in this issue you can read...

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No-deal Brexit guidance

Procedural changes at the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) in the event of a no-deal Brexit New guidance has been released by the Executive Director of the EUIPO regarding how procedures based solely on UK rights may be treated before the Office in the event of a no-deal Brexit....

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Nuclear energy – A world of opportunities to grow skills

Worldwide investment in new nuclear is set to hit a staggering £930 billion across the next 20 years Dale Edwards, our consultant Specialist of the Nuclear Energy & Infrastructure team, is passionate about preparing our next generation of workers and leaders with the skills to achieve their goals along with upskilling...

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Employment Matters – March 2019

March 2019 edition Hello again from Clarke Willmott LLP’s Employment & HR team and welcome to the March 2019 edition of Employment Matters. For further information on any of the topics in this month’s Employment Matters, please contact a member of the Employment & HR team. As ever, we welcome...

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