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A new approach to flood insurance
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • May 24 2016

The Environment Agency estimates that over five million properties in England alone are at risk from flooding. With Met Office records showing a


Brexit: The possible legal implications of a UK withdrawal from the EU
  • Bond Dickinson LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • April 14 2016

On 23 June 2016 the British people will vote on whether the UK should remain a member of the EU or leave the EU.As our clients would expect, Bond


The Great Brexit Debate
  • Dentons
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • April 1 2016

The UK is now counting down to the 23 June 2016 referendum on whether to stay in or leave the European Union. Dentons summarises the background to


Five things you need to know about the new Flood Re scheme
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 10 2016

Freak weather events are becoming more commonplace and the North West is in the firing line. This winter alone we have experienced extensive and


UK flooding: the aftermath
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • January 26 2016

As the flood waters subside and residents, businesses, insurers and public bodies survey the damage and pick up the pieces, thoughts will turn to


That sinking feeling
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 10 2015

There has been a dramatic upturn in the UK in the number of sinkholes. Just a few weeks ago, a 20ft sinkhole opened up in a residential street in


Flood Re update
  • Bond Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 30 2015

The regulations approving Flood Re, the reinsurance scheme devised to ensure access to affordable flood insurance for homeowners, have been approved


The future of flood re
  • Bond Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 17 2015

The UK is at an increasing risk of flooding, said to be the greatest impact of climate change on the UK. The Department for Environment, Food and


Publication of Flood Re consultation response delayed by defra
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 12 2014

DEFRA has delayed publication of its response to the consultation on the Flood Re regulations. Defra says that the delay is due to the "complex and


Flood Re new government proposals
  • Pitmans LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 27 2014

Flooding is an increasingly serious risk for many properties for a variety of reasons including climate change, inadequate flood defences and the