Welcome to the May 2015 edition of The Round-Up.
The last Parliamentary session before the prorogation of Parliament heralded in a raft of new legislative changes. This edition takes us through the highlights.
Napier Miles analyses the concept of “fundamental dishonesty” brought in under s.58 of the Criminal Justice and Courts Act 2015.
Winston Jacob takes a closer look at the new Tenancy Deposit regime under the Housing Act 2004.
Elizabeth Dwomoh discusses the new obligations placed on landlords under Chapter 3 of the Consumer Rights Act 2015.
Finally, there has been significant changes to the pre-action Protocols which came into effect on 6th April 2015. Vaughan Jacobs draws attention to the key changes in his article.