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Health and safety lapses uncovered after man suffered serious brain injuries
February 2018

A South East recycling business has been handed a substantial fine after an incident in which one of its workers suffered life-threatening head injuries. Continue reading...

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“Bombshell” judgment on holiday pay
February 2018

A window salesman who went more than a decade without paid holiday recently received the backing of the European Court of Justice (ECJ) in a case which will have wide-reaching implications for employers and employees alike. Continue reading...

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BBC veteran says she wasn’t prepared to collude in “pay discrimination”
February 2018

The decision by an experienced BBC journalist to resign from her role as the corporation’s China editor has put the issue of pay equality back in the spotlight. Continue reading...

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Palmers shortlisted for a prestigious national award for its customer focus
January 2018

Palmers has been recognised for our team’s customer focus by the judges of a prestigious national legal award. Continue reading...

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Carillion collapse likely to affect 30,000 firms
January 2018

The sudden and dramatic collapse of construction firm, Carillion, is sending shockwaves through the industry, amidst fears that the fortunes of up to 30,000 smaller sub-contractors and suppliers will also be affected. Continue reading...

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Commercial drivers warned: hands-free devices offer no immunity from prosecution
January 2018

Palmers Partner, Jeremy Sirrell, has warned commercial drivers that they should think twice about using a hands-free phone while driving. Continue reading...

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Divorce – what every business owner needs to know
January 2018

January has traditionally become synonymous with a spike in couples seeking to end their marriage after the strain of putting on a united front over the festive period. Continue reading...

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Festive fundraising supports local worthy causes
January 2018

Staff from across our four offices were as busy as Santa’s elves in the run up to Christmas as they donated their time to fund-raising efforts in support of a number of worthy local causes. Continue reading...

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Drivers warned: hands-free devices offer no immunity from prosecution
January 2018

Palmers Partner, Jeremy Sirrell, has warned that drivers should think twice about using a hands-free phone while driving. Continue reading...

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Documentary reveals unfairness of care funding lottery
January 2018

A recent TV documentary has revealed that many vulnerable, elderly people are being wrongly charged care fees which should in fact be covered by the NHS. Continue reading...