Conservative Party Conference 2016

I arrived in Birmingham mid conference. In a great improvement on last year’s conference, I didn’t have to run the gauntlet of angry protesters to access my hotel. Birmingham...

Conservative Party Conference 2016

I arrived in Birmingham mid conference. In a great improvement on last year’s conference, I didn’t have to run the gauntlet of angry protesters to access my hotel. Birmingham...

Tories change their tune on housebuilding

At a Mishcon de Reya dinner on Monday night, the likes of Capital & Counties managing director Gary Yardley, Argent partner Nick Searl, Pocket Living chief executive Marc Vlessing...

Labour Party Conference Liverpool

Liverpool was wetter, greyer and certainly didn’t have the upbeat feel of last year’s sunny, seaside Labour conference in Brighton. Staying in the new Pullman, the conference hotel, was...

Third Parties (Rights Against Insurers) Act 2010

August 2016 will see the biggest shake up to UK insurance law in living memory.  In addition to the implementation of a new general Insurance Act, making substantial changes...

Collateral Warranties: Will the Courts Force Pen to Paper?

In construction contracts, it is common for parties (A and B) to agree – in a building contract or professional appointment – that B will enter into a collateral...

Lady Judge CBE on shaking up the legal industry

Last week, Women in Property with Cushman & Wakefield LLP played host to a seminar on Property Week’s Open Plan campaign to increase diversity and create a Diversity Charter. ...

Boris Johnson leads tributes at unveiling of Sir Simon Milton statue

[L-R] Harry Lewis (Berkeley Group), Boris Johnson, Philip Jackson CVO, Cllr Robert Davis MBE, Tony Pidgley CBE (Berkeley Group), Rt Hon Greg Clark MP The unveiling of the newest...

Susan Freeman’s MIPIM 2016 Blog

Mishcon de Reya Partner Susan Freeman is writing a daily MIPIM blog - a unique insight into the events, debates and parties during MIPIM week

Tony Travers ‘London’s Boroughs at 50’

Having engaged with Tony Travers at many of our thought leadership debates, I know first-hand his in depth and unparalleled knowledge of exactly what makes London tick – and...