What Are The Responsibilities Of An Executor Of A Will?

The executor of a will is the person who winds up the deceased’s estate. Where possible, they ensure that the deceased’s wishes are respected. The executor does not have to […]

Landmark ruling on working weekends. What does this mean for me?

On 22 June 2021, the Employment Appeal Tribunal granted a landmark ruling establishing that employers should take into account ‘childcare disparity’ (greater burden or childcare responsibility) that women usually have.  […]

Do I need a music licence to play music at work?

There are many laws and regulations that affect small businesses, and business owners need to be aware of these in order to comply with the law. Business owners are busy […]

What Landlords Need To Know About Making Tax Digital

Along with more regular real estate tax changes, HMRC is currently implementing an ambitious Making Tax Digital scheme which will move all tax administration to a new digital system. From […]

Meet a Business Owner: Karl from Lukeman Electrical

Every year, over 4 million people choose Rocket Lawyer UK for their legal needs, whether it’s starting a business, hiring new people or getting answers from lawyers that specialise in […]

7 Things You Should Know About Medical Negligence

For the most part, healthcare professionals like doctors and nurses deliver high-quality and reliable medical care. However, mistakes can happen, and you must know what to do when something goes […]

Meet a Small Business Owner: Tooba from Thrive Social Work

In 2020, over 4 million people chose Rocket Lawyer UK for their legal needs. We decided to share these stories to find out more about our customers.  In this interview […]

Which industries have seen the highest cyber attacks?

Difficult situations often bring out the best in people. Unfortunately, they can also bring out the worst in people. For example, COVID-19 and its effects created a fertile ground for […]

Meet a Small Business Owner: Dan from Bananabrains in Solihull

In 2020, over 4 million people chose Rocket Lawyer UK for their legal needs. We decided to share these stories to find out more about our customers.  In this interview […]

Legal requirements for wholesalers and retailers

As a rule of thumb, if you treat your customers reasonably and fairly, compliance with the law will largely take care of itself. The exception is if you sell items […]

What the 2021 Queen’s Speech means for landlords, tenants and homeowners

The Queen’s Speech marks the State Opening of Parliament and sets out the UK Government’s priorities and plans for the coming months. This year’s Queen’s Speech, which took place on […]

How To Start A Home-Based Food Business

Food and drink appears to be an industry that has experienced both highs and lows during the lockdowns. Popular takeaway chains have continued to operate and so have large grocery […]