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Mark Carlisle

Feed-in tariffs: Ofgem publishes closure guidance

Posted by Mark Carlisle on March 29th 2019 in AGRICULTURAL AND RURAL AFFAIRS .

On 21 March 2019, Ofgem published Feed-in Tariffs: Essential guide to closure of the scheme. This guidance explains Ofgem's administration of the closure of the feed-in tariffs (FITs) scheme to new applications from 1 April 2019. The guidance is based on the Feed-In Tariffs (Closure, etc) Order 2018 (SI 2018/1380).

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Mark Ollier

Noisy Neighbours?

Posted by Mark Ollier on January 10th 2019 in DISPUTES AND CLAIMS .

One or two recent cases have emphasised that legal action can be taken against neighbours where the impact of the noise is sufficiently loud to be invasive and disturbing to an objective standard. This can often occur in situations where there is a block of flats and noises can easily...

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Mark Ollier

Rented Property Change of Ownership

Posted by Mark Ollier on January 10th 2019 in COMMERCIAL PROPERTY , DISPUTES AND CLAIMS , MOVING HOUSE .

Notices regarding change of ownership of rented properties - Tenants are not always aware that the identity of their Landlord has changed and Landlords are often unaware of their obligations both in respect of residential and commercial properties where the freehold has changed hands and a new Landlord is in...

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Zoe Gaitskell

Resolution - First for Family Law

Posted by Zoe Gaitskell on December 21st 2018 in FAMILY .

Resolution - First for Family Law

Relationship breakdown is devastating, but it doesn't have to be a battle. There is a better way for you, your family and your children by choosing a Resolution lawyer such as Zoe Gaitskell to assist you at this difficult time.

What is Resolution?

Resolution is an organisation...

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Zoe Gaitskell

Women & Pensions on Divorce

Posted by Zoe Gaitskell on December 20th 2018 in FAMILY .

Women & Pensions on Divorce

Reports have shown that:

  • 48% of women have no idea what happens to pensions on divorce;

  • 27% of women who discussed pensions during a divorce had no pension pot of their own;

  • 16% of women lost access to a pension pot following their divorce

  • 11% of divorce cases involve a...

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Mark Ollier

Engery Performance Certificates When Letting Residential Property

Posted by Mark Ollier on December 7th 2018 in All , MOVING HOUSE .

Energy Performance Certificates When Letting Residential Property

Landlords should by now be familiar with the requirement to have a valid Energy Performance Certificate or EPC before beginning the letting of a property. If there is no existing certificate they can usually be obtained for around £75 depending on the property or...

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