Understanding Medical Data Retention

Medical data retention has to balance the need for care with respect for privacy. It also has to reflect real-world practicalities such as storage, both physical and digital. GDPR also […]

Is your blog legal?

You may be thinking, what does the law have to do with my blog? Well, if your blog is on a website and collects personal information about your blog’s users […]

Taxis And The Law For Passengers and Drivers

Taxis and The Law for Passengers and Drivers Taxis are the only vehicles permitted to collect people without a prior booking. This right confers certain obligations on drivers and the […]

Meet a Small Business Owner: Dan from Sound Design Apps

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 […]

Is your online service age-appropriate?

From 1 September 2021, all online businesses in the UK that are likely to be accessed by children must comply with the Age Appropriate Design Code (Code). Although the Code […]

How to Change Your Name – What You Need to Know

There are several reasons for changing your name, whether that be due to marriage, a civil partnership,  divorce, or wanting to be known by a nickname. Irrespective of the reason, […]

What’s the difference between annulment and divorce?

When a couple decides that their marriage can no longer continue, they will typically decide that a divorce is needed. However, many people do not realise that an annulment might […]

Electrical safety in rented property and what it means for you

The Electrical Safety Standards in the Private Rented Sector (England) Regulations 2020 came into force on 1 June 2020 and apply to all private landlords in England. Under the Regulations, […]

Can employers make vaccination against coronavirus mandatory?

Vaccinations against COVID-19 are not currently mandatory, apart from in certain sectors (eg care homes) However, the question remains as to whether employers will be able to make vaccination a […]

Meet a Small Business Owner: Jindy from The Selfish Leader, London

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 […]

Understanding The Laws On Vending Machines

The laws and regulations on vending machines cover both the machine itself and the products it sells. If a vending machine operator has other people provide services for them, then […]

5 tips on how to conduct an employee evaluation

Employee evaluations can be a daunting process for both the manager and the employee but when done correctly, they can help maximise an employee’s potential to grow in the company. […]