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Blog archive: November, 2019

Septic tanks – what a stink!

The law on septic tanks is changing from 1 January 2020. Under the Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) Regulations 2016 (the Regulations), it is an offence to discharge liquid into surface waters (e.g. a river, stream or lake) or onto the ground without an environmental permit or exemption. Small domestic sewage discharges could qualify for …

Septic tanks – what a stink!

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An immigration reminder

Although this legislation was brought in on 1 February 2016, landlords need to be reminded that they must check the immigration status of their tenants or licencees. Landlords must check under the Immigration Act (sections 20-37 and Schedule 3) the status of prospective tenants and other authorised occupiers before a residential tenancy is entered into, …

An immigration reminder

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United States CFIUS jurisdiction expands: non-controlling interest acquisitions and real estate investments

Golenbock Eiseman Assor Bell & Peskoe guest article. United States CFIUS jurisdiction expands: non-controlling interest acquisitions and real estate investments. On the 17th September 2019, the United States Department of the Treasury released two sets of proposed regulations under the foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act of 2018 tat broaden the scope of transactions subject …

United States CFIUS jurisdiction expands: non-controlling interest acquisitions and real estate investments

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