A head teacher, who was fired following an unsuccessful prosecution for assault against a pupil, has won his case for unfair dismissal.
New research has revealed that divorcees who retire in 2017 could be up to 16 per cent worse off than their married counterparts.
Following the election and subsequent Queen’s Speech there is further uncertainty over what the future holds for care charges for the elderly.
A young widow’s invented story that she had found a new version of her late husband’s Will hidden in an attic, stuffed inside an empty Doritos packet, was branded ‘ridiculous’ by a judge.
A power station worker who was allegedly fired after a routine drugs test showed he had opiates in his blood system, claims the result was due to poppy seed bread he had eaten for breakfast.
Two recent court cases have highlighted just how uncertain the outcome of legal action can be for families who are battling inheritance claims.
In this edition of our Commercial newswire, we focus on how adjudication can benefit businesses allied to the construction sector:
A new report has revealed that company directors are more than twice as likely to fall victim to identity fraudsters.
In a decade-long dispute between two global chocolate manufacturers, the London Court of Appeal has ruled that the KitKat bar is not sufficiently distinctive to be awarded a trademark.
The European Court has advised on the rights of workers to holiday leave which, if upheld, could lead to significant costs for so called ‘gig economy’ employers.