Monthly Archives: August 2018

New Sentencing Guidelines for Gross Negligence Manslaughter

From 1 November 2018, English and Welsh courts will have specific sentencing guidelines for offenders convicted of unlawful act manslaughter, gross negligence manslaughter, manslaughter by reason of loss of control or manslaughter by reason of diminished responsibility. Duncan Sutcliffe, director, Mann Broadbent, commented: “As a business owner or director, you are culpable if you do […]

European Championships: not just about the athletes

As Team GB’s medal tally at the 2018 European Championship continues its exceptional rise, the focus is currently and quite rightly on the athletes themselves. To get there has taken dedication, perseverance and some serious levels of hard work most of us can’t even fathom. Having said that, the hard work, perseverance and dedication is […]