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Spam

Spam

In recent days, we have been slow to deal with some orders – our apologies to those concerned. Gone are the halcyon days when the ratio of spam to genuine emails was about 10 to 1. The ratio now is more like 100 to 1. It  thus becomes easier to miss book orders among the torrents […]

Posted on May 28th, 2017 | Categories: Latest news

Internet down

Internet down

Our internet service will be down overnight tonight- 7 to 8 February 2017 – so we may be slow in replying to queries. Please accept our apologies in advance!

Posted on February 7th, 2017 | Categories: Latest news

Mediation

Mediation

Mediation is now well-established in the UK as a successful form of dispute-resolution.  What is not always appreciated is how fully developed mediation is in the USA.  There, mediation can be “evaluative” (mediator takes a positive role, assessing the merits of the opposing cases);  “transformative” (mediator reconciles the parties before attempting to resolve the dispute);  or […]

Posted on May 23rd, 2016 | Categories: Latest news

Insurance booklet

Insurance booklet

We’ve now added our booklet Insurance for Private Roads & Estates to our shop.  You can buy single copies, or packs of 5 or 10 copies at discounted prices.  The booklet sets out to explain, as briefly and clearly as possible, why residents’ associations in private roads need insurance, and what the different forms of cover […]

Posted on May 23rd, 2016 | Categories: Latest news

Private roads booklet

Private roads booklet

Our new booklet, Private Roads & Estates:  a Guide for Residents is now available on this website.  The cost is £3 for a single copy;  £7 for 5 copies and £9 for 10 copies.  The ideal introduction for residents, committee members, and anyone thinking of buying property in a private road.

Posted on October 10th, 2015 | Categories: Latest news

Copyright libraries

Copyright libraries

We are pleased to report that copies of the 5th edition of Private Roads: The Legal Framework have been requested by, and dispatched to, the copyright libraries;  that is the Bodleian Library in Oxford, the Cambridge University Library, The National Library of Scotland, The Library of Trinity College Dublin, and the National Library of Wales.  […]

Posted on July 25th, 2013 | Categories: Latest news

Private Roads, 5th ed.

Private Roads, 5th ed.

We’re delighted to announce that the fifth edition of Private Roads:  The Legal Framework has now been published. The text has been fully updated and deals with many changes to the law.  The book is now in stock and copies cost £45 inclusive of post and packing.

Posted on May 18th, 2013 | Categories: Latest news

Discounts

Discounts

Discounts are available!  We appreciate that some users of our books, such as residents’ associations in private roads and mobile home parks, may wish to order a number of copies, but as not-for-profit organisations have limited budgets.  In these circumstances we are happy to offer discounts.  Please contact us for details.

Posted on October 19th, 2012 | Categories: Latest news

We’re now live

We’re now live

This site went live on Thursday 27 October 2011.  You can buy our printed books quickly and easily online, using our ecommerce facility and PayPal – or if you prefer you can pay by cheque or BACS transfer.  If you have any difficulty in using the site, please let us know, so we can investigate!

Posted on October 27th, 2011 | Categories: Latest news