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Pimlico Plumber ruling backed by Supreme Court
July 2018

Another possible nail in the coffin of the so-called ‘gig economy’ was delivered this month, when the Supreme Court backed a plumber in the case against his former employer. Continue reading...

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Report suggests landlord and tenant disputes are rising
June 2018

The Property Ombudsman’s (TPO) annual report suggests that the thorny issue of landlord and tenant disputes is on the rise. Continue reading...

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Property buyers urged to be ‘fraud-aware’
June 2018

The Council for Licensed Conveyancers (CLC) has warned home-buyers to be ‘fraud-aware’, following new research into property crime. Continue reading...

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Housing Bill puts landlords under greater scrutiny
June 2018

New housing laws proposed by Government could see landlords face fines of up to £30,000, as well as bans from letting properties. Continue reading...

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Landlord-targeted scam highlighted at NLA event
June 2018

Landlords are being urged to be vigilant to ensure they do not fall victim to the latest scams affecting the residential letting sector. Continue reading...

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Essex town offers the best return on property investment
June 2018

A new study has revealed that the Essex town of Colchester may offer the best returns for property investors. Continue reading...

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Impending Capital Gains Tax changes cause concern
June 2018

A new study has revealed that 61 per cent of property investors admit they are concerned about the impact of Capital Gains Tax on non-resident investors in UK real estate. Continue reading...

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Tribunal rules on holiday entitlement for part-time teacher
June 2018

The law relating to statutory holiday pay and part-time staff was clarified recently, after an Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) ruled that a part-time music teacher had been unfairly discriminated against. Continue reading...

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Palmers’ team recognised for school mentoring efforts
June 2018

Dedicated Palmers team members have been rewarded for their efforts in mentoring local schoolchildren and taking part in careers activities.

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Government issues guidance to 100 ‘at risk’ colleges
June 2018

More than 100 colleges have been warned that they “need to familiarise themselves” with the new Further Education Insolvency rules. Continue reading...