Covid19

30 May 2022

Wales - COVID restrictions end

In a further positive development in Covid related matters It has been announced by Welsh First Minister Mark Drakeford that the remaining Covid restrictions end with effect from today Monday 30th May. The First Minister stated: “The pande...

27 Apr 2022

Covid-19 and UK nightlife report released

The All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for the Night Time Economy has published its report, entitled Covid-19 and UK nightlife, which looks at the impact of the pandemic and government support for businesses in the night time economy. The call ...

25 Mar 2022

Commercial Rent (Coronavirus) Act 2022

Yesterday was the last day of the general moratorium on commercial evictions and restrictions on Commercial Rent Arrears Recovery (CRAR) in England and Wales, but eligible firms remain protected for the next 6 months during which arbitration can b...

03 Mar 2022

Looking into the Corbin & King’s insurance ruling

Corbin & King were successful in their recent business interruption insurance case and the Judgement from the high Court has been released. In the lengthy judgment handed down by the High Court, restaurant operators Corbin & King secured ...

24 Feb 2022

Arbitration on rent debt relief for businesses affected by coronavirus

The Government has released a draft of the guidance for arbitrators on the exercise of their functions under Part 2 of the Commercial Rent (Coronavirus) Bill. The Government has emphasised that the draft is incomplete and is being published for th...

11 Feb 2022

British Summer Time starts 27th March

British Summer Time (or as it may be more properly called Daylight Saving Time) starts at 1am Sunday 27th Mar 2022. This means that at 1am on that Sunday, the time becomes 2am. Unless you have a specific provision on your licence to cover the clo...