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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.
What is “reasonable” when considering reasonable adjustments?
Solicitor Anna Lovett explains what adjustments are classed as reasonable in Employment Law.
Published Friday 17th August 2018
Do I require planning permission for an extension to my home?
Thinking about building an extension to your home? Sharon Dunstan explains what to consider, as you may need planning permission for an extension.
Published Friday 10th August 2018
Emma Armstrong explains Grandparents’ rights and the legal options available to allow contact with grandchildren.
Published Friday 3rd August 2018
Q&A - Party Wall Act 1996
Rebecca Davidson explains the Party Wall Act 1996 and how it applies to walls, fences and buildings that share a boundary between two residential or commercial properties.
Published Friday 27th July 2018
The Residential Landlords Association – what are the benefits?
Natalie Clifford explains the benefits to joining the Residential Landlords Association.
Published Friday 20th July 2018
A guide to whistleblowing
HR Consultant Julie Davis gives a guide to whistleblowing and explains what amounts to a 'disclosure in the public interest'.
Published Friday 13th July 2018
Heads of Terms
Commercial Property Solicitor Rebecca Davidson explains heads of terms: found in the contracts of a variety of commercial transactions.
Published Friday 6th July 2018
A Guide to Professional Negligence
George Farrer of the Dispute Resolution team explains the elements of a negligence claim against a professional.
Published Friday 29th June 2018
Be warned! When is a warning at work really a warning?
HR Consultant Eleanor Morland explains the correct legal process to follow when issuing warnings at work.
Published Friday 22nd June 2018
Removing the stigma: promoting positive mental health at work
Trainee Solicitor Sophie Allinson gives a guide to employers on promoting positive mental health at work.
Published Friday 15th June 2018
The Adoption Process
Emma Armstrong explains the adoption process and the things to consider if you are thinking about adopting a child.
Published Friday 8th June 2018
Harassment in the workplace
HR Consultant Julie Davis gives an overview of the law surrounding harassment and outlines how an employer can tackle it in the workplace.
Published Friday 1st June 2018