CBD Oil: What is it’s legal status in the UK?

Cannabidiol (CBD) is a compound found in cannabis and CBD oil is derived from the plant’s secretions. Across the world, the laws relating to anything connected with marijuana seem to […]

Legal responsibilities for electronic equipment manufacturers

From a legal perspective, the manufacturer of electrical goods is the entity which is primarily responsible for designing and manufacturing equipment so that it complies with the safety requirements of […]

Talking about mental health at work

The importance of a positive attitude towards mental health in the workplace has been highlighted many times over recent years. Businesses acknowledge its significance to the workforce and employee productivity […]

Making Tax Digital for VAT: What do HMRC’s updates mean for you?

Expected to roll out in 2020 the earliest, Making Tax Digital (MTD) is an HMRC scheme that will require businesses to do all their taxes online. Making Tax Digital for […]

We’re hiring! Consultant Solicitors

About the role We’re looking to expand the number of consultants we work with to provide legal advice to our small business and consumer customers. We’re particularly interested in people […]

Puppy love – Your legal guide to dog law

Dogs are the most popular pet owned in the UK with 26% of the population owning one. And it’s easy to see why. They’re loyal, affectionate, devoted – and are […]

Advertising laws relaxed for vape and e-cigarette products

An announcement made by the Committee of Advertising Practice (CAP and BCAP), revealed that health claims are no longer banned from advertisements for e-cigarettes.

A legal guide to hallmarking jewellery

Whilst it is legal in the UK for jewellers, goldsmiths and silversmiths to sell jewellery without a hallmark, certain precious metals such as gold, platinum and palladium require an official […]

Returning unwanted Christmas gifts

Christmas

It’s inevitable that there will be one Christmas where you unwrap a disappointing gift. Whether it’s a jumper that isn’t your style, or some cooking utensils you’ll never use, you […]

Customer Stories – Meet Pickled Pepper Books

Meet Pickled Pepper Books, a business Rocket Lawyer helped with a legal issue. Pickled Pepper Books is a specialist children’s bookshop, cafe and events space in Crouch End, North London. […]

You can’t have your gay cake and eat it too – UK Supreme Court rules

Perhaps the most expensive cake in recent times is not Prince Harry and Meghan’s wedding cake, or Prince William and Kate’s wedding cake back in 2014 (which reportedly cost £60,000). […]

Customer stories – Meet Vantage Leasing

Meet Vantage Leasing, a Rocket Lawyer customer. We asked the Managing Director at Vantage Leasing about their experience with Rocket Lawyer to see what they thought. Here are their responses. […]