5.8.2022 | William Ford

Legacy benefits uplift: appeal granted by Court of...

On 18 February 2022 the High Court dismissed the case brought by Osbornes on behalf of 4 claimants challenging the governments failure to...

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14.7.2022 | Rita Rasheed

20 Years of Celebrating Legal Aid Lawyers

This year the litigation team at Osbornes attended the 20th anniversary of the Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year 2022 (“LALY 2022”)...

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16.5.2022 | Muna Adam

Immediate, Non-Deferrable and Unqualified

Judgment was handed down on 04 May 2022 in the Court of Appeal in an important case regarding the main housing duty....

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12.4.2022 | Alex McMahon

Vulnerable child wrongly assessed to be an adult

Upper Tribunal finds a vulnerable child to be 17 years old despite two flawed local authority age assessments which led to...

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5.11.2021 | William Ford

Council overturns unlawful housing policy

Homeless teenager claims victory for more than 1,200 homeless people after forcing council to overturn unlawful housing policy A homeless teenager...

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3.9.2021 | William Ford

Homeless Teenager takes London Council to High Court

A homeless teenager is taking a London council to the High Court for ‘unlawfully’ banning hundreds of homeless people from...

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19.8.2021 | William Ford

Housing Disrepair Scandal in South London

Following an investigation by ITV nearly 500 homes in the Eastfields Estate in Mitcham, south London, owned by the housing association...

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14.5.2021 | Alex McMahon

Possession Claims Amends Due to Pandemic

Last year I set out in two blogs the amendments implemented by the Government in the procedure for residential possession ...

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14.5.2021 | Alex McMahon

Possession Proceedings Update During Covid-19

On 04th May 2020 I posted a blog about tenants’ rights during the pandemic. Since then there have been a number...

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29.4.2021 | William Ford

High Court challenge the denial of benefit increases...

The High Court is to decide whether it was lawful of the Government not to give nearly 2million people on...

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