Category Archives: JG & Partners, Licensing Solicitors

JG&Partners, Scotland:- Minimum Unit Price consultation

  Scotland:- Minimum Unit Price consultation Posted: 06 Dec 2017 01:00 AM PST The Scottish Government has launched a consultation on their proposal to impose a minimum price per unit of alcohol of 50 pence – details of which can be found here: ‘Improving Scotland’s Health: Minimum Unit Pricing of Alcohol’. A copy of the draft… Read More »

JG & Partners, Christmas Licensing Update

  Welcome to our Christmas Licensing Update This update is effectively our last before Christmas. We hope that you enjoy a prosperous but peaceful festive trade. This year, instead of dispatching Christmas cards we are making a charitable donation to two local charities we have been supporting of late  Amy’s Retreat and Roundabout. On the… Read More »

Budget News Snapshot; What does it mean for the hospitality sector? JG&Partners

Budget News Snapshot; What does it mean for the hospitality sector? Posted: 22 Nov 2017 08:00 AM PST Philip Hammond MP, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, has delivered the second Budget today. A number of factors announced will impact on the Hospitality Sector, the areas of impact initially noted in the industry are: Excise duty… Read More »

JG& Partners, November licensing update

If you would like to read the latest Industry News and Corporate Activity, please click on the following link, before 9.00 am for yesterdays News, click on the link after 9.00 am for latest Weekday’s News Welcome to our November licensing update Welcome to our ‘banging’ newsletter that we hope will bring… Read More »

JG & Partners, Latest August News and Others

Nuisance complaints – Parliamentary Briefing Back to Latest News We occasionally alert to Parliamentary Library Briefing Papers of possible passing interest to our sector. This House of Commons Library briefing paper provides an overview of options for dealing with nuisance together with Government guidance and relevant legislation on various types of nuisance. Concerns about various… Read More »

April Licensing Update from JG&Partners

Welcome to our April Licensing Update – a House of Lords ‘special’! This month’s update conveniently coincides with the publication overnight of the House of Lords report into the workings of the Licensing Act 2013 – but also contains details of other important changes imminently to affect operators.  Happy reading! House of Lords Select Committee… Read More »

March licensing update, from JG&Partners

Welcome to the March licensing update Another month passes; another monthly update. We would particularly draw your attention to our further reminder on the Alcohol Wholesale Registration Scheme which goes live on 1 April. Also our new CSE Awareness/Avoidance leaflet can be accessed below. We know of a number of operators who are looking to… Read More »

Changes to copyright laws – calling all operators!

Changes to copyright laws – calling all operators! We think this is sufficiently topical and far-reaching to merit a one-off update. Please bear with us on this (and read on!). Recently introduced changes to section 72 of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 will affect most, if not all, operators and letters of demand… Read More »