Right to Manage

Project status: Analysis of responses

Download our Key Facts document. Download our Consultation Paper on the Right to Manage. Download the summary of the Consultation Paper. Download the Welsh summary of the Consultation Paper. Download the Welsh version of the Key Facts document. Terms of Reference Government has asked us to review the RTM legislation to make it simpler, quicker and … Read more >

Rights to light

Project status: Complete

A “right to light” is an easement that gives a landowner the right to receive light through defined apertures in buildings on his or her land. The owner of land that is burdened by the right cannot substantially interfere with it – for example by erecting a building in a way that blocks the light … Read more >

Search Warrants

Project status: Analysis of responses

Download the consultation paper Download the summary Read the news story The current law A search warrant is a written authorisation that allows an investigator to enter premises to search for material or individuals. Search warrants are usually issued by a court application by a police officer or other investigator. Most search warrants authorise the … Read more >

Sentencing code

Project status: Complete

View the full report View the summary of the full report  View the executive summary of the full report View the Welsh summary of the report The problem The law on sentencing affects all criminal cases, and is applied in hundreds of thousands of trials and thousands of appeals each year. It is important to … Read more >

Shareholder Remedies

Project status: Complete

This project reviewed the remedies available to minority shareholders who are dissatisfied with the manner in which the company of which they are a member is run.