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The latest blogs from experts in our HR, employment law, dispute resolution and medical negligence teams. Your shares, comments and feedback are very welcome.
Running a business from home
Emma Armstong gives her top 10 tips for people considering whether to start running a business from home.
Published Wednesday 26th April 2017
Exchange of Contracts and Completion – what’s the difference?
Natalie Clifford explains the difference between two crucial stages in any property transaction: Exchange of Contracts and Completion, and what they mean in relation to your sale or purchase.
Published Thursday 20th April 2017
Advances in Amputation
Serious Injury specialist Alix Walker explains the history of amputations and support organisations for those affected.
Published Tuesday 18th April 2017
Deprivation of liberty and safeguarding the vulnerable
In the second part of her series of blogs, Sophie Allinson explores when a deprivation of liberty may occur, how they are authorised and the safeguards in place.
Published Thursday 13th April 2017
A guide to mediation
In her first blog, trainee solicitor George Farrer gives an overview of mediation, explains its advantages and gives tips on how to successfully mediate
Published Monday 10th April 2017
How to manage flexible working requests
HR Consultant Eleanor Morland explains what employers' obligations are and the legal issues when considering flexible working requests from an employee.
Published Friday 31st March 2017
Right to Buy Applications
Associate Chartered Legal Executive Anita Jobling explains the Right to Buy scheme and application process.
Published Friday 24th March 2017
What is mental capacity and how are best interests determined?
In the first part of her three-part series of blogs, Trainee Solicitor Sophie Allinson explains what is meant by the phrases ‘Mental Capacity’ and the principle of 'Best Interests'.
Published Friday 10th March 2017
Tenants in Common
Trainee Solicitor Rebecca Davidson explains 'tenants in common' - a way in which two or more people can own property.
Published Friday 10th February 2017
Child Support Options – finding the best way forward
Joanne Grey explains the top 3 ways that parents can deal with negotiating child support.
Published Friday 3rd February 2017
The 3 Golden Rules of Getting a Restraining Order
Amy Fallows, Family Law Solicitor, explains her three golden rules when getting a restraining order.
Published Friday 27th January 2017