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Posted on: 09/05/2019
The importance of appointing a guardian in your will

Yes, it’s an awful thought, let alone to say out loud, but who would care for your children if you died?

If your children are under the age of 18, have you thought about making sure your...



Posted on: 09/05/2019
discrimination at work because you are Vegan

A recent survey has suggested that almost half of vegan employees feel...



Posted on: 01/05/2019
You can choice your Islamic Divorce Panel

After dealing with Islamic Divorce matters for many...



Posted on: 29/04/2019
What are the implications for employment law in the UK after Brexit

Whilst there is still huge uncertainty surrounding the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union, in March 2018, the UK Government and...



Posted on: 08/04/2019
5 things to know when buying a leasehold flat

The two most common ways to own a property are freehold or leasehold. The freeholder of a property owns it outright, including the land it is built on. With a leasehold purchase you will have a legal...



Posted on: 27/03/2019
6 surprising types of employees that raise grievances

Most employers will at some stage need to deal with a formal grievance lodged by an employee. A grievance is simply a complaint about any aspect of their work or colleagues. Grievances can be extremely time...



Posted on: 14/03/2019
The unfair CICA same roof rule has been changed

Legislation changes 'same roof rule'

Historic abuse suffers can now claim compensation, as the government has finally changed the leglistlation.

What period of time can I claim...



Posted on: 02/02/2019
The importance of worker status. Are you self-employed or a worker?

The Court of Appeal has finally held by a majority that Uber drivers now have worker status. 

In the 'Gig Economy' do you know if you're self-employed or worker status?...



Posted on: 18/12/2018
Prepare ahead with a Lasting Power of Attorney

There may come a time in your life when you have to care for an elderly parent, relative or even a friend. An unexpected turn of events could put you in such a position, but, plans for the unexpected can be...



Posted on: 21/11/2018
How to break a lease on a commercial property

How can a tenant break a lease early on a commercial property?

Break options within a commercial lease can sometimes be a battleground for landlords and tenants. The break option provides the...



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