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Motorists warned to take an ‘intelligent approach’ to driving in cold weather
March 2018

With icy conditions sweeping across the UK during February, Palmers’ road traffic offences expert has issued a timely warning to drivers who venture out on the roads. Continue reading...

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Housing market slowdown may be a myth as price increase is revealed
March 2018

New figures from the Office for National Statistics show a small increase in house prices in the last year. Continue reading...

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New entrepreneurs urged to take simple steps to avoid future disputes
February 2018

Following a report which has revealed that Basildon is amongst the top areas in the UK for business start-ups, the commercial law team at Palmers are urging new entrepreneurs to take steps to ensure that any future ‘battles in the boardroom’ do not wreck their business ventures. Continue reading...

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Looking to grow your contacts? Come along to our next business breakfast
February 2018

At Palmers Solicitors, we understand the value of building a solid circle of professional contacts, which is why we are pleased to invite you to our next BASS Business Breakfast. Continue reading...

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BBC and Tesco put equal pay back in the public spotlight
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 Solicitors successful in assisting contractor to adjudicate final account dispute
February 2018

Our team recently succeeded in assisting a contractor caught up in a complex account dispute regarding a hotel refurbishment in Jersey – which resulted in a highly unusual outcome for a case of this kind. Continue reading...

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Landlords unaware of new changes urged to review and renew tenancy agreements
February 2018

Landlords who have failed to provide assured shorthold tenants with a new statutory booklet at the beginning of their tenancy may run into complications if a landlord-tenant dispute should arise. Continue reading...

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Teacher dismissed for showing horror film suffered ‘disability discrimination’
February 2018

An Employment Tribunal has ruled that a senior teacher who showed a violent Halloween film to a group of teenage students, had suffered disability discrimination. Continue reading...

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Diversion fraud – police issue warning to schools
February 2018

A police warning has been issued to both private and state schools after a recent spate of fraudulent activity involving scam emails that are targeting payments from parents. Continue reading...

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How will Carillion collapse affect schools?
February 2018

There are calls for the Department for Education to explain how the collapse of Carillion will impact schools. Continue reading...