E-Scooter use is on the rise. In the fourth episode of the Slice of PI podcast series, Katie Lacey (DWF) and Daniel Laking (39 Essex Chambers) discuss the current law around e-scooters and likely future developments.
They provide an overview of the e-scooter trials being held in the UK, discuss potential liability issues and offer practical hints and tips if you are faced with a claim from an e-scooter rider.
The UK Government has announced that the deadline for bids for the second round of the £4.8bn Levelling Up Fund has been put back due to IT problems preventing the launch of the application portal. Applicants have been assured that the portal will be opened "as soon as possible" and "will be live for two weeks to give applicants time to put their bids in".
Am 23. Juni 2022 hat der Deutsche Bundestag einen Gesetzentwurf verabschiedet, der die EU-Richtlinie über transparente und vorhersehbare Arbeitsbedingungen ("Arbeitsbedingungenrichtlinie") in deutsches Recht umsetzt.
Mental Health Awareness Week ran from 9-15th May 2022. As part of our support DWF Director Gurbir Thethy and Claims Handler, Rishab Reitz looked at men's mental health with a particular focus from a B.A.M.E (Black, Asian and minority ethnic) perspective, read more below.