ALMR Early adoption of Pub Code needed to avoid further confusion

ALMR Early adoption of Pub Code needed to avoid further confusion Following the publication of a revised Statutory Code for Pubs, the ALMR has welcomed the move towards clarification but urged the Government to implement the code at the earliest opportunity. ALMR Chief Executive Kate Nicholls said: “The publication of the revised Code will provide… Read More »

JG & Partners June Licensing News

JG & Partners June Licensing News Gambling – Licensing day of action – Inspection Templates Posted: 16 Jun 2016 03:00 AM PDT The Institute of Licensing (IoL) will be holding its first annual Licensing Awareness Week from the 20th to 24th June (in part) in conjunction with the Gambling Commission. The 21st June has been… Read More »

MROAS latest update on MRO legislation

MROAS latest update on MRO legislation Members Hot off the press, the minister Anna Soubry has revealed a little more detail today when she answered questions tabled by Greg Mulholland MP, this comes after very sustained pressure from all tenant groups in getting more information from her office, a month has passed with very little… Read More »

M&C June Newsletter, MRO, Caveat Emptor and Latest on Leases.

M&C June Newsletter, MRO, Caveat Emptor and Latest on Leases. We are still all waiting with baited breath on the final pronouncement of the Statutory Pubs Code that is now well past the specific date set by Parliament for publication, namely 26th May 2016. Whilst it is appreciated that Government have every desire to ensure… Read More »

New Pubs Code adjudicator defends appointment, reveals conflict of interest policy to be put in place:

New Pubs Code adjudicator defends appointment, reveals conflict of interest policy to be put in place: The government’s new Pubs Code adjudicator Paul Newby has defended his appointment and revealed he would put in a conflict of interest policy to act as a check and balance to his role. Newby, who has been working in… Read More »

A question arises over the interpretation of the Act, regarding MRO?

A question arises over the interpretation of the Act, regarding MRO? Some of you will have noticed stories in the press yesterday regarding the “pulling” of the pubs code by the BIS minister Anna Soubry. We met with her yesterday at very short notice to hear from her what has happened. She explained that a… Read More »

Outrage as pubs code is delayed due to MRO loophole

Outrage as pubs code is delayed due to MRO loophole By Oli GrossOli Gross, 05-May-2016 The pubs code has been delayed after a loophole was spotted in the legislation which would have made many licensees ineligible for MRO. http://www.morningadvertiser.co.uk/Legal/Legislation/Outrage-as-pubs-code-is-delayed-due-to-MRO-loophole BBPA – ‘government has made right decision delaying new Pubs Code introduction’: The British Beer &… Read More »