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Companies named and shamed for flouting minimum wage laws
September 2017

The latest list of UK employers who have failed to pay their workers the national minimum wage, has been published, revealing that a record number of fines, totalling £1.9 million, has been handed down.

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Supreme Court ruling will have wide ramifications for contract agreements
September 2017

The Supreme Court has ruled in favour of an appeal by Eon Climate & Renewables UK in a long running dispute which involves the failure of foundations on the Robin Rigg offshore windfarm.

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£2 million back pay owed as employers continue to flout wage laws
September 2017

The latest list of UK employers who have failed to pay their workers the national minimum wage, has been published, revealing that a record number of fines, totalling £1.9 million, has been handed down.

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Be aware what a wedding may mean for your Will
August 2017

August has long been one of the most popular months in which to get married, even if the British weather can’t always be relied on to bring the sunshine come the big day!

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‘Excessive’ LPA fees to be refunded
August 2017

A government body has admitted it has been charging ‘excessive’ Lasting Power of Attorney fees for the past four years and has pledged to offer refunds to those affected.

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Supreme Court allows ex-wife’s appeal over marital home dispute
August 2017

The Supreme Court has granted an ex-wife’s appeal to keep her husband locked into a mortgage agreement for the sake of their children.

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Government confirms plans to ‘derail’ national scandal of new-build leaseholds
August 2017

The Government has announced plans to outlaw spiralling leasehold fees on new build properties.

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Landmark ruling overturns ‘illegal’ employment tribunal fees
August 2017

In a landmark ruling, the Supreme Court has overturned the Government’s tariff of Employment Tribunal fees, which have been judged as “illegal” and preventing access to justice.

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Warning as rise in personal loans outstrips growth in wage rises
August 2017

A senior director of the Bank of England has warned that household debt is spiralling and could pose a risk to the stability of the country’s economy.

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Don’t let drink driving put a dampener on your summer
July 2017

Local emergency services have joined together to pour cold water on the idea that Christmas and New Year are the peak times for drink-related road traffic accidents.

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