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Looking to grow your business and professional contacts? Look no further!
January 2020

At Palmers Solicitors, we understand the value of building a solid circle of business and professional contacts, which is why we are pleased to be involved with the popular BASS Business breakfast. Continue reading...

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Majority of SMEs believe late payments threaten their survival
January 2020

More than half of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) believe that late payments threaten the survival of their business, a major new study has revealed. Continue reading...

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Raising a glass to a bumper M&A year for the licensed sector
January 2020

Merger and acquisition (M&A) activity in the pub and licenced premises sector reached an all-time high in 2019, new research has revealed. Continue reading...

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Landmark ruling could have an impact on business rates for museums
January 2020

A landmark ruling in favour of a museum in Devon could have a significant impact on the level of business rates paid by museums across the country. Continue reading...

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Construction company fined after worker killed
January 2020

A construction company has been fined after a worker was killed when a concrete slab collapsed underneath him during a demolition project. Continue reading...

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Judge rules Ethical Veganism should be protected by law
January 2020

An employment tribunal has ruled that Ethical Veganism is a philosophical belief and should, therefore, be protected in law. Continue reading...

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Equality watchdog states that social media posts and ‘banter’ can be sexual harassment
January 2020

The Equality and Human Rights Commission has warned employers that ‘banter’ and social media posts can be sexual harassment. Continue reading...

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Landmark Supreme Court ruling will bring added protection for whistleblowers
January 2020

A landmark Supreme Court ruling in favour of a Royal Mail employee is expected to bring added protection for whistleblowers.

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Semi-autonomous car drivers warned ‘keep your eyes on the road or face a hefty fine’
January 2020

Drivers of semi-autonomous cars could be fined £1,000 if autopilot modes tempt their eyes off the road. Continue reading...

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New mixed-sex civil partnership laws come into force
January 2020

Mixed-sex couples are now able to enter civil partnerships after Parliament passed required legislation, meaning that the Civil Partnerships, Marriages and Deaths Act has now become law. Continue reading...