Legal Action

Legal action: the judicial review is led by Sacha Lord and supported by a number of businesses in the trade

Legal bid against local lockdown launched

By Nikkie Thatcher

Night-time economy adviser for Greater Manchester Sacha Lord has initiated legal proceedings to challenge a reported Government lockdown of hospitality venues in the north.

ID check: Knowing the minimum date of birth is vital

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Top tips: stay on top of underage sales

By Poppleston Allen

Two of the most prevalent issues at Christmas office party events are underage sales and customer intoxication.

On the rise: Asking for off-sales to be permitted is being questioned more

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Concern over off-sales applications

By Poppleston Allen

Twice recently, I have been asked, in all seriousness in making a licensing application for both on and off-sales: “Why do you want off-sales?”

Coulson: be careful on the phone

Don't pay money for nothing

By Peter Coulson

Scams against licensees never really go away, or alter that much but can be avoided, says Peter Coulson.

BrewDog: dropping legal action

BrewDog drops legal action against Portman

By Ewan Turney

Scottish micro-brewer BrewDog has dropped its threat of legal action against industry watchdog the Portman Group. BrewDog had threatened to begin...