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Be aware when posting on social media...

Is it fair to dismiss an employee for two year old comments made on Facebook, which the employee claimed were untrue?

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Litigants in person must act in a reasonable and fair manner

The Family Court could and will penalise litigants in person if their conduct is deemed inappropriate. In recent months and years …

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Whiplash Fraud Bus-ted

Insurance giant Aviva released details to the press recently of a rather alarming case involving 46 people all claiming …

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Are you in possession of an Enduring Power of Attorney and looking to provide Gifts?

The Hunt & Coombs Wills,Trusts & Probate Department in their latest article explore the differences and the advantages between …

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Make sure you know the law and get proper representation with motoring offences

Motoring Offences

Traffic law can be one of the most complex areas of law: most offences are usually unique due to the nature of offence and …

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Zero Hours Contracts

Legislation introduced to protect workers on zero hours contracts from exclusivity clauses was further updated and …

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Family Mediation Week - helping you make decisions about your family's future

The Family Mediators Association launches Family Mediaiton Week aimed at promoting the benefits of family mediation and …

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Landlord Tips 2:

On 20 October 2015, the government announced that from 1 February 2016 all private Landlords in England will be required to make …

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The New National Living Wage: is it a good thing?

As of 1 April 2016 the Government will introduce a new mandatory National Living Wage of £7.20 per hour. This replaces the …

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Following the budget in July 2015, Inheritance Tax (IHT) should only be paid on estates in excess of one million pounds

The Ultimate Recycling: re-using your tax allowance in future generations

Following the budget in July 2015, Inheritance Tax (IHT) should only be paid on estates in excess of one million pounds - but only …

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