Understanding the Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Act 2020

The UK’s divorce laws have long been dubbed as archaic and outdated. The Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Act 2020 is expected to change this. Coming into force in autumn 2021, […]

Health & safety in the children’s entertainment industry

The children’s entertainment industry has been hit very hard by lockdown. With the summer season now over, it faces a long hard road into 2021. That having been said, all […]

What the Solicitors Qualifying Exam (SQE) means for aspiring lawyers

From 1 September 2021, the Solicitors Qualifying Examination (SQE) will transform the way that individuals enter the legal profession. The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) has designed this new system to […]

Renting during COVID-19: Student tenancy rights and responsibilities

The Coronavirus pandemic has caused great disruption and uncertainty for landlords and tenants across the country.  In this week’s blog, we look at the landlord-tenant relationship in the context of […]

The role of physical security for the hospitality industry

Physical security guards have long been a useful asset for the hospitality industry. They give owners, staff and patrons a sense of security. This sense of security is well-justified. Physical […]

Understanding the Chancellor’s new Job Support Scheme

The economic impact of the Coronavirus pandemic has hit businesses across the UK.  As we enter the winter period, a fresh 6 months of restrictions coincide with the end of […]

New document alert: Stock transfer form

If you want to transfer shares between one person or company and another you will need a Stock transfer form. You may have to pay stamp duty when you acquire […]

Why health and safety training is vital for the workplace

Even before COVID19, there were plenty of good reasons for implementing effective health and safety training. They all still apply at least as much. What’s more, at present all employees […]

Private parking in the UK; what are your legal rights?

Parking on public land and parking on private land are areas that are governed by different sets of rules and enforcement processes. For the most part, parking on public land […]

Kickstart (Scheme) your recruiting

There is growing evidence that the pandemic has had a particularly negative impact on young people and their career progression. Workers under 25 were more likely to be in roles […]

How to declare bankruptcy

This blog seeks to answer some of the most frequently asked questions about bankruptcy and its implications in England and Wales.   What is bankruptcy? Bankruptcy is a type of […]

Closing down a limited company: a to-do list

  If you are considering shutting down your company, this blog will provide you with guidance on what you may have to do.   Create an exit strategy Having an […]