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Hunt & Coombs team go bowling with Handelsbanken

Bowling with Handelsbanken

Great night had by all in Team Hunt & Coombs at the Handelsbanken Bowling night.

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Income Tax changes on Investment Income for individuals from 6th April 2016

The way income tax is charged on savings interest and on dividends will alter from 6th April for individuals and may mean you will …

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The National Living Wage – a reminder of the changes.

This is a reminder that the National Living Wage will be introduced on 1 April 2016. Could this affect your workforce?

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Morrisons liable for assault by employee

Amjid Khan worked in a Morrisons petrol station in Birmingham. Ahmed Mohamud asked Mr Khan whether he could print out some …

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The Party Wall Act Explained!

The Party Wall etc. Act 1996 is a legislative framework intended to prevent or resolve disputes in relation to party walls, party …

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Can a Demotion Constitute a Fundamental Breach of Trust and Confidence?

In the case of British Airways Plc v Higgins 2015 the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) upheld the Employment Tribunal’s decision …

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Why solicitors don’t mend cars

If my car breaks down I have the number of a breakdown recovery service in my phone. A very sensible precaution and one which …

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Can Obesity be a Disability?

It may be surprising for some you to learn that obesity can qualify as a disability if it prevents a worker from being able to …

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Higher rates of Stamp Duty Land Tax from April 2016

Following on from the announcement of the increase in stamp duty for the purchase of a second property, a consultation paper …

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