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Progress on Construction Industry Payment Protection
Welcome back to our series of articles on the Private Rented Sector (PRS) and Build-to-Rent (BTR). In our previous edition we discussed the current political landscape and recent changes to legislation which have been impacting on the PRS and BTR markets. In this edition, we will cover some examples of legal pitfalls and how to protect long term investment strategies.
Welcome back to our series of articles on the Private Rented Sector (PRS) and Build-to-Rent (BTR). In our previous edition we discussed the BTR market and the products being made available. In this edition, we will cover the current political sentiments and some examples of areas where extra care is needed.
Welcome to the first of our series of articles on the Private Rented Sector (PRS) and Build-to-Rent (BTR).
A recent decision by the planning inspectorate from a CIL appeal (APP/F0114/L/18/1200229) highlights the potential financial consequences of demolition.
After much speculation, late 2018 saw the adoption of laws opening a relaxation of foreign investment thresholds in UAE companies. While the international free zones in the UAE have long played a meaningful part in attracting foreign investment, where foreign investment thresholds do not apply, it is the UAE’s adoption of Federal Decree No. (19) of 2018 on Foreign Direct Investment (the “FDI Law”) which is the game changer for further FDI into certain sectors of the UAE’s economy
The Construction Industry Council ("CIC") recently published a draft Model Mediation Agreement and Procedure for consultation. The CIC advises that it intends to publish the final documents early in 2019 (following closure of the consultation), and is also seeking to establish a panel of construction industry mediators to underpin those documents.
Global legal business, DWF, today announced the expansion of its Connected Services division with a merger between its DWF Adjusting business and FT Adjusting, a loss adjuster with offices in Sydney and Melbourne.