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What happens if I want to divorce amicably and start proceedings?
July 2019

If your marriage has irretrievably broken down and you wish to divorce your spouse, you will need to follow the divorce procedure below to legally end your marriage.  At present in the UK, there is officially only one ‘ground’ for divorce, which is that your marriage has irretrievably broken down. Continue reading...

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HSE release annual workplace fatality figures
July 2019

The Health and Safety executive has released its annual work related fatality report for 2018/19. Continue reading...

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Government considering new paid paternity policy
July 2019

The Government is considering offering fathers 12 weeks’ paid paternity leave as one of Theresa May’s ‘legacy’ policies now that she has reached the end of her time as Prime Minister. Continue reading...

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Government announce proposal to revamp sick pay eligibility
July 2019

The Government has announced new proposals that would see around two million low-paid workers receive statutory sick pay for the first time.

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Academies told to justify ‘excessive’ pay
July 2019

Twenty eight academy trusts have been ordered to justify paying senior leaders in excess of £100,000.

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Ofsted publishes first MAT summary evaluation
July 2019

Ofsted has published its first summary evaluation of a multi-academy trust (MAT). Continue reading...

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Independent school lowers fees to provide ‘greater flexibility’
July 2019

An independent school in Essex is to lower its fees to allow “greater flexibility” for new and existing pupils. Continue reading...

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Palmers appoints new Head of Commercial Property
July 2019

We are pleased to welcome Sean Callaghan as our new Head of Commercial Property. Continue reading...

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Property developers and landlords urged to seek SDLT rebate advice
July 2019

Property developers and landlords in the UK could be due stamp duty rebates on additional homes following a recent tax tribunal verdict. Continue reading...

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Call for employers to be more ‘age-friendly’ as number of over 70s in work rises
July 2019

Data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) has shown that the number of people aged 70 or older who are still in work has doubled in a decade to almost 500,000 people. Continue reading...