A significant proportion of private firms in the UK are family owned but it is estimated that less than half of first generation family businesses have succession plans. This will come as no real surprise where owner-managers are busy dealing with the priority of day to day issues and running the business itself. What will […]
The law regarding rights of light is currently the subject of a Law Commission consultation. The most recent High Court decision regarding rights of light and the implications of development which affects the light otherwise received through apertures (HKRUK II (CHC) Ltd v Heaney) has led to calls for changes in the law.