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‘Silver’ divorces buck trend
September 2013

New figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) have highlighted a surge in the number of “silver” divorces.

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‘Silver’ divorces buck trend
September 2013

New figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) have highlighted a surge in the number of “silver” divorces.

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IHT receipts hit five-year high
September 2013

Families paid more inheritance tax in the last financial year than at any time since the financial downturn began, new figures have revealed.

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Should schools be the front line against cyberbullying?
September 2013

– by Lara Murray –  employment law specialist

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Courts to sanction directors for corporate collapses
August 2013

Business Secretary Vince Cable has outlined plans to give courts the power to make financial sanctions against company directors in corporate collapses.

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Changes to regulations for LLPs
August 2013

Following the announcement in the Budget of proposals to review some aspects of partnership taxation, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has issued a consultation document which could result in much larger liabilities for some firms.

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Confusion over occupation for business rate relief
August 2013

A number of decisions by the High Court regarding when business rates relief applies are set to cause confusion.

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Employees awaiting appeals not covered by TUPE
August 2013

According to an Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) decision, the Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations (TUPE) do not apply when an employee is awaiting an appeal against their dismissal.

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Reporting of executive pay to change from October
August 2013

Following the publication of the government’s final rules on remuneration reports, companies with financial years beginning on 1st October 2013 or later will be required to publish more information on the pay received by their directors.

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Health and safety burden eased for work placements
August 2013

As part of the government’s crackdown on excessive health and safety legislation, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has issued new guidance to encourage businesses to offer work experience to young people.

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