The General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), alongside other data privacy law, places a greater responsibility on all businesses to protect the personal data of those they deal with. All those involved in the real estate industry should be up to speed on their obligations.
A positive landlord and tenant relationship is essential to your enjoyment of your premises. A good relationship will ensure that you can both get the best out of your tenancy, and any issues can be dealt with quickly and positively.
Those running historic buildings and heritage sites no doubt wish for the widest possible cross-section of the general public to visit and enjoy their properties. However, with the government reporting that 14 million people in the UK have some sort of disability, it's essential to consider making reasonable adjustments for visitors with disabilities.
The Bates Wells Employment and Real Estate teams have been shortlisted in three categories at the 2018 LawWorks Awards.
Independent legal directories Legal 500 and Chambers UK have released their newest editions, with some strong results for Bates Wells.
We ask what the future will hold as traditional workplaces undergo radical change.
Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards are now in force, Amanda Gray looks at the implications.
Following his appointment as a partner in our Real Estate team, the arrival of Malcolm Headley has been covered in City AM, Legal Week (£), Legal Business and Estate Gazette (£).
Will Scott looks at the trend for building accreditation and asks whether it is worth the effort involved.
Bates Wells Braithwaite (BWB) has appointed Malcolm Headley as a partner in its Real Estate team.