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Strawberry Vale residents in East Finchley sue for compensation from Peabody Trust for failing to supply gas after unexpected shutdown in January

28th September 2016 - Times Series

Residents of an East Finchley estate left without a gas supply for months are seeking compensation from the group managing supply for ‘considerable debts’ racked up at the time. Head of Social Housing Jayesh Kunwardia is helping five residents apply for a group litigation order (GLO) against Peabody for compensation and a successful application will allow 49 other residents to claim.

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We need to treat tasers as lethal weapons

27th September 2016 - The Justice Gap

Civil Liberties partner, Alice Hardy on the use of tasers by the police force in the UK.

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How HR can pull the red card on the UK’s ‘baby penalty’!

22nd September 2016 - HR News

Employment solicitor, Homa Wilson on the level of discrimination faced by women returning to work after maternity leave.

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Leading law firm to represent man who had windscreen smashed by police

19th September 2016 - ITV News

A motorist who filmed a policeman smashing his car windscreen is to be represented by Hodge Jones & Allen. Video footage filmed by Leon Fontana shows the officer shattering the glass with a baton and yelling at him to get out.

Scotland Yard later admitted it was a case of mistaken identity and the police officer was now on “restricted duties”.

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Law firms should not be the law enforcers

12th September 2016 - Solicitors Journal

A new pilot scheme on seizing the proceeds of crime has the potential to jeopardise the fairness of already draconian legislation, argues HJA’s criminal defence partner; Samira Noor Khan.

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