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What rights does a landlord have to evict noisy tenants?
December 2017

The law relating to a landlord’s rights to serve eviction notices on noisy or disruptive tenants has been put to the test recently. Continue reading...

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Is your business ready for GDPR?
December 2017

With less than five months before the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) come into force, researchers have found that the majority of small businesses (SMEs) are still not fully prepared for the changes which will affect them. Continue reading...

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Vulnerable elderly could be missing out on council tax reductions
December 2017

Thousands of people who are living with dementia or caring for someone with the condition could be missing out on a reduction in council tax. Continue reading...

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Delivery drivers win the right to spend a penny
December 2017

Thousands of UK delivery drivers have won the right to ‘spend a penny’ after a long-running campaign for the right of delivery drivers to use a company’s toilets while conducting deliveries. Continue reading...

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Divorcing couples fail to do the maths when it comes to splitting pensions
December 2017

New research has revealed that less than one in 10 couples consider pension assets when sorting out a fair financial settlement. Continue reading...

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Prestigious accolade recognises Palmers’ dedication to customer service
December 2017

A prestigious accolade has been awarded to Palmers, in recognition of our firm’s dedication to high standards of customer service. Continue reading...

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Workplace stress levels on the rise
December 2017

Work related stress is at its highest level in 16 years according to an annual report by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE). Continue reading...

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Deliveroo riders are ruled to be ‘self-employed’
December 2017

In a significant ruling by the Central Arbitration Committee (CAC), Deliveroo delivery riders have been classified as self-employed rather than employees. Continue reading...

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Tribunal rules that colour blindness is not a ‘disability’
December 2017

An Employment Tribunal has ruled that an employee’s inability to differentiate colours was not sufficient to be considered a disability under the Equality Act 2010. Continue reading...

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Child contact for divorced parents during Christmas time
November 2017

The Christmas period is an important time for families – particularly those who have children. But the festive season can often pose a problem for divorced or separated couples, who may find themselves fighting over child access during the Christmas holidays. Continue reading...