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Farming proprietary estoppel claims and how to avoid them
Joanne McKenzie reports on two recent cases involving proprietary estoppel claims, highlighting the importance of succession planning in agricultural businesses.
By Joanne McKenzie on Monday 6th August 2018
Employment Law & HR Update - July 2018
Sophie Allinson discusses unfair dismissal claims in her July 2018 update.
By Sophie Allinson on Tuesday 17th July 2018
Congratulations, you’re a tenant! Now what?
Solicitor Sarah Loan explains the responsiblities which a tenant needs to consider when entering into a lease.
By Sarah Loan on Monday 25th June 2018
What are restrictive covenants?
Senior Associate Diane Barnes explains how restrictive covenants can be used when selling land or property.
By Diane Barnes on Tuesday 12th June 2018
Employment Law & HR Update - June 2018
Sophie Allinson gives an update on three recent and notable employment law cases in her June 2018 update.
By Sophie Allinson on Monday 11th June 2018
Details of relocation dates for our head office move from Victoria Place to Rosehill.
By on Monday 11th June 2018
Being smart about dress codes
Employment Law & HR Partner Nigel Crebbin highlights the importance of employers having a clear, consistent dress code for staff.
By Nigel Crebbin on Wednesday 6th June 2018
The GDPR is here! What happens now?
Partner Caroline Redhead looks ahead at what to expect from enforcement of the GDPR which came into force on 25 May 2018.
By Caroline Redhead on Wednesday 30th May 2018
Why the purchase of a bed and breakfast property requires a specialist
Practising Consultant Susan Scott explains why it's important to instruct a specialist solicitor when buying a bed and breakfast property.
By Susan Scott on Monday 21st May 2018
The tale of the thoroughly modern royal wedding
Amy Fallows reports on the royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.
By Amy Fallows on Friday 18th May 2018
HR & Employment Law Update - May 2018
Sophie Allinson gives an update on three recent and notable employment law cases in her May 2018 update.
By Sophie Allinson on Tuesday 15th May 2018