Eastlaw News

Chip shop owner pleads guilty to Food Hygiene Offences

eastlaw prosecutes chip shop owner for food hygiene offences. On 28 November 2018, eastlaw (acting on behalf of the Borough Council of King’s Lynn and West Norfolk) successfully prosecuted a chip shop owner for Food Hygiene Offences. The Food Business Operator pleaded guilty to a string of  …

LLG Awards 2018

eastlaw are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted as finalists in the Local Government Legal Awards 2018.  eastlaw are shortlisted in the category of Legal Team of the Year and Emma Duncan, Head of Legal has been shortlisted for Governance Lawyer of the Year …

Courts grant NNDC Closure Order

eastlaw representing North Norfolk District Council, has closed a flat in Sheringham after successfully applying for a closure order. The order was executed on Wednesday, April 25, following a hearing at Norwich Magistrates’ Court the previous day, after the council had issued a closure notice. It …

Great result in animal cruelty case

A woman has been jailed for 22 weeks – suspended for two years – after pleading guilty to two charges of keeping a dog-breeding establishment without a licence, and a further 15 charges of causing unnecessary suffering to an animal or failing to ensure the …

eastlaw shortlisted for LexisNexis Legal Awards 2018

North Norfolk District Council’s (NNDC) award-winning legal team, eastlaw, has made it to the finals of the LexisNexis Legal Awards 2018 (formerly known as the Halsbury Legal Awards). eastlaw shares the shortlist with three exceptional legal teams; GLD (Government Legal Department) Grenfell Tower Team, MVF …