- September 15th, 2017
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We are often told by prospective clients in a building dispute that as a result of the dispute they have suffered a great deal of stress and inconvenience and as such should be compensated for this by an award…
- January 6th, 2016
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So, the New Year is here and the time to trot out the same old resolutions about going to the gym, writing that novel or finally giving up smoking. How about setting some goals that you may possibly be…
- December 10th, 2015
- Comments Off on Tis the season to be folly
For some, the company’s Christmas party is not a pleasant experience. Up and down the country mistletoe will be misused, sensible alcohol limits exceeded, pent up office politics aired and questionable dance floor moves exhibited. For employment law solicitors,…
- October 8th, 2015
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What is the VW emissions scandal? Full details of how the software operated are sketchy, but it caused discrepancies in the values for oxides of nitrogen (NOx) during tests. One of the world’s leading automobile manufacturers and the largest…
- October 1st, 2015
- Comments Off on Fighting back against the keyboard crank with a digital axe to grind.
If your business is being damaged by lies and rumours from an anonymous source you can fight back. Hannah Bennett of Cohen Cramer Solicitors looks at how a recent case gives business redress against an anonymous poster. The High…
- July 20th, 2015
- Comments Off on Zero hours contracts – New law to stop abuse: a bark with no bite?
The following article was provided by Roger Quickfall (barrister) of Parklane Plowden Chambers, Leeds. There can be few areas of employment law that have received as much public attention in recent years as so-called ‘zero hours contracts’. The term…
- July 13th, 2015
- Comments Off on May the force be with you…as long as you hold the copyright
There has been a recent case in the news where a small online company that sold fancy dress costumes were sued by Disney for the use of a Disney brand name. The company were using ‘starwars.co.uk’ as the domain…
- July 1st, 2015
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You provide a service or product and you expect to receive payment; a simple enough proposition but one that some may choose to ignore leaving you with that business killer; Cash Flow Crisis. You still have bills to pay, wine…
- June 17th, 2015
- Comments Off on Lasting Powers of Attorney for your business
Have you stopped to consider what would happen if you were not around or unable to deal with the day to day running of your business? When you put a lot into setting up, establishing and then growing your…
- June 16th, 2015
- Comments Off on 5 reasons why you need to make a will.
The number of people who don’t have a will is staggering. The most common reason I have heard from those who run the risk of dying intestate is that they haven’t got round it or don’t have the time….