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Permitted Development Rights for Householder Extensions made Permanent

Permitted Development Rights for Householder Extensions made Permanent The temporary permitted development rights allowing the construction of larger extensions to dwellinghouses which were due to expire on the 30th of May 2019 have now been made permanent. The Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) (England) Order 2015 (“the Order”) (S.I. 2015/596) have been amended […]

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Religious Freedom in the Workplace

Article 9 of the ECHR, which is one of “the Convention rights” set out in Sch. 1 to the Human Rights Act 1998 (“HRA”), provides that:   “(1) Everyone has the right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion; this right includes freedom to change his religion or belief and freedom, either alone or in […]

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Section 15 Equality Act 2010

In an arising from claim under S 15 Equality Act 2010 there are two distinct causative issues: 1.Did A treat B unfavourably because of an (identified) “something” and 2. did that “something” arise in consequence of B’s disability.   If the Claimant (B) establishes the above, the Tribunal must them go on to consider the […]

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