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Time to pay up - National Minimum Wage is on the rise

The National Minimum Wage was first introduced as a legal requirement in April 1999. The rates are reviewed each year…

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Divorce and separation

Consent orders: What you need to know (video)

A consent order is a financial document that you get at the end of your divorce, which sets out the…

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Legal Services in Newcastle

Spinal cord injuries: Bringing a claim

Stacy Williams provides a detailed explanation of the structure of the spinal cord, the effects of a spinal cord injury…

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Factsheet

Buyers beware! 8 things to check before buying a house at auction

When buying property (particularly at auction), there are some important points to consider before submitting an offer or making a…

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Factsheet

Damages award to follow Supreme Court ruling

A man with a brain injury will receive damages following a Supreme Court ruling that patients are entitled to put…

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Cases involving children

Adoption leave and adoption pay

Sinead McCracken gives an overview of the employments rights of someone who is adopting a child.

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Cases involving children

Parental responsibility and the law: a focus on lesbian relationships

Family Law Solicitor Emma Armstrong explains who has parental responsibility for a child with same-sex parents.

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Cases involving children

Family law in the movies: Kramer vs Kramer

Relationship breakdown is an emotionally charged subject: a favourite of producers unable to resist a dramatic storyline. Family law Solicitor…

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Commercial Client

Workplace mediation: resolving conflict at work

HR Consultant Eleanor Morland explains workplace mediation: an increasingly popular approach used by businesses to resolve workplace disputes.

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Mediation Employment

Commercial Client

Workplace mediation: resolving conflict at work

HR Consultant Eleanor Morland explains workplace mediation: an increasingly popular approach used by businesses to resolve workplace disputes.

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Rights And Responsibilities

Commercial Client

Employment law – Knowing your rights and responsibilities

Sophie Allinson gives an overview of rights and responsibilities in an employment relationship.

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Factsheet

Employment Law & HR Update - September 2018

Sophie Allinson discusses zero-hours contracts and unfair dismissal claims in her September 2018 Employment Law and HR update.

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