SHLA

The Social Housing Law Association (SHLA) was formed in 2005 by a group of housing professionals and lawyers who saw the need for a forum where ideas and information could be exchanged and discussed.

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  • Public Sector Equality Duty and Possession Claims

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    The Court of Appeal judgment in Powell v Dacorum Borough Council [2019] EWCA Civ 23 was handed down on 24 January 2019. In this article one of the barristers that was involved in the case, Andy Lane of Cornerstone Barristers (who led Ruchi Parekh), gives his view on the case and the lessons that can be learnt from it.

Forthcoming Event

'Working together in homelessness and its prevention: the role of housing associations and local authorities'

The first SHLA event of 2019 will look at how local authorities and housing associations can work together to tackle and prevent homelessness. SHLA members will only pay £15 to attend.

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Words from our Chairman

It has been a busy few months as the new SHLA Chair and I take this opportunity again to thank Dean Underwood for all of his hard work and commitment over the last three years.

The first seminars of 2019 in London and the Midlands are fast approaching. Our first London seminar will take place on the 7th March at Trowers & Hamlins and will consider 'Working together in homelessness and its prevention: the role of housing associations and local authorities'. The fee for SHLA members to attend will be only £15. You can book your place HERE and I look forward to seeing you there!

There will be an ASB update from our Midlands Group on 13 March 2019 at St Ives Chambers. For more details and to book see HERE.

Our first newsletter of 2019 is also out and you can read the latest SHLA Newsletter by clicking HERE

Contact the SHLA team for any questions at info@shla.org.uk

Sarah Salmon, Barrister and Chair of the Social Housing Law Association

 

Members Information

SHLA Midlands presents an Anti-Social Behaviour seminar update, with Tom Lawal


SHLA Midlands presents an Anti-Social Behaviour seminar update, with Tom Lawal The event will be held on 13 March 2019 at St Ives Chambers, 1-3 Whittall Street, Birmingham, B4 6DH

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Housing Law Update - December 2018


Housing Law Update - December 2018 Please download the full document here:

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SHLA Membership
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£200
An unlimited number of staff may now attend SHLA meetings
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Only £95 for those paying by standing order
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