Opinion and insight from our HR and legal experts
The latest blogs from experts in our HR, employment law, dispute resolution and medical negligence teams. Your shares, comments and feedback are very welcome.
Employment law – Knowing your rights and responsibilities
Sophie Allinson gives an overview of rights and responsibilities in an employment relationship.
Published Friday 7th September 2018
A guide to adjudication in construction contracts
George Farrer explains the process of adjudication, a means of remedy for those who find themselves in a dispute under a construction contract.
Published Friday 31st August 2018
Head injury: what you need to know
Serious brain injuries can take a lot of adjustment from the injured person and those around them. Stacy Williams explains the different effects that a head injury can cause.
Published Friday 24th August 2018
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