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Published: 26 February 2018
Sector: Education

Higher Education Bulletin - February 2018

Welcome to the latest edition of our Higher Education bulletin!

In this month's edition:

Student claim fails
A widely reported case of ‘educational negligence’ in the provision of teaching

Advertising contracts
A reminder of the importance of advertising in procurement law

Conflict avoidance pledge launched
A new scheme which aims to reduce the number of formal disputes in construction projects

Employer did not have constructive knowledge of disability
A recent case which considered when an employer is deemed to know about an employee’s disability

"We’re delighted to be at the beginning of a partnership between two teams who share the same winning spirit and focus on supporting talent to achieve their potential. Everyone here has a great sense of pride and excitement to be working with Team England – a team that, after all, reflects just how much can be achieved by a diverse and varied group of individuals all focused on one goal. We can’t wait to get started."

Joanna Thornell, Client and Markets Director, Shakespeare Martineau