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Dress Codes: Can You Force Female Staff to Wear Bras to Work?

Much was made in the media last week about this...

Employers – Implement a Bad Weather Policy

Have you considered a bad weather policy? You may...

Write Your Own Will? – Don’t Do It!

It may seem very appealing to you to write...

How will Brexit impact Intellectual Property Law?

Brexit looks like it is shaping up to be...

How Will Employment Law be Affected by Brexit?

The vote to leave the EU in June of...

Zero Hour Contracts – New Rules

Exclusivity terms unenforceable in zero hours comes into force...

A Postman Dog Bite – Comes with the Job?

A postman running for his life down a garden path, being chased by an angry dog may be an amusing cartoon scenario, but UK postal workers probably wouldn’t find it funny.

Are DIY Wills a Good Idea?

Thinking about writing a will can be depressing, because...

How Far Can the Duty of Good Faith Go?

Could an employer be legally bound by a broad...

Compensation Culture – A Solicitor’s Viewpoint

The first thing to consider is what do people...

Will NHS Franchising Deals lead to more clinical negligence claims?

The government has proposed enabling private firms to take...

How to Get Out of a Contract

Most businesses will be familiar with this scenario: you...

Damages Based Agreements

As previously discussed (see “Damages Based Agreements: A Capital...

Top 5 Silly Laws That You Might Be Breaking

So, you take care not to break the law?...

Problem Partners Spell One Thing – D.I.S.S.O.L.U.T.I.O.N

Business partnerships are just like marriages in many different...

Winding Back the Clock?

Many businesses are structured as incorporated bodies otherwise known...

Buying a Business in the US

Buying a Business in the US Why is legal due...

The Compensation Culture Debate

Personal injury solicitor firms do not provide compensation to their clients; they simply provide legal advice to their clients.

The Two Year Itch? Increased Qualifying Period for Unfair Dismissal

Like all relationships, the relationship between an employer and...

The New Family Justice Review

The long awaited Family Justice Review (FJR) has been...