A building being listed is a celebration of that building’s architectural and cultural value. Listed buildings also come under the protection of the English planning system, so that they may be preserved for future generations.
On 23 June 2016, Britain voted in a referendum and decided to end their membership with the EU. The primary issue of Brexit appears to be Immigration. We are yet to see what will happen to the rights of the European Union citizens.
We are all accustomed to thinking of physical abuse when the term domestic violence is used. But since 2015 the definition of domestic abuse has been expanded for the first time, criminalising non-physical abuse.
The General Data Protection Regulation (‘GDPR’) is a piece of European Union law that will be enforceable from 25 May 2018. It will replace the current data protection regime set out by the Data Protection Act 1998, and brings in new rights – but also new responsibilities.