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Report highlights record number of workers still paid below minimum wage
May 2019

According to a report conducted by the Low Pay Commission (LPC), a record number of UK workers are still being paid below the minimum wage. Continue reading...

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More than two thirds of LGBT sexually harassed at work
May 2019

According to the latest research conducted by the Trades Union Congress (TUC), almost seven in 10 people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) are suffering from sexual harassment in the workplace. Continue reading...

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Equity release – seek legal guidance before opting to release cash from your property
May 2019

If you wish to free up money that is tied up in a property you own, you may be considering equity release. However, before making any hasty decisions it is important to fully understand what is involved. Continue reading...

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Record number of workers illegally paid less than minimum wage
May 2019

According to a report conducted by the Low Pay Commission (LPC), a record number of UK workers are still being paid below the minimum wage. Continue reading...

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DIY Wills blamed for increase in probate disputes
May 2019

The increase in the number of probate disputes being heard at the High Court is being blamed on the increasing number of DIY Wills being made in the UK. Continue reading...

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Bank of Mum and Dad loans over £5 billion to help offspring onto property ladder
May 2019

The Bank of Mum and Dad (BoMaD) continues to be one of the most significant lenders to homeowners in the UK. Continue reading...

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What happens if I want to set up a Lasting Power of Attorney?
May 2019

A Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) is a legal document that allows someone to make decisions for you, or act on your behalf, if you’re no longer able to or if you no longer want to make certain decisions yourself. Continue reading...

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Looking to grow your business and professional contacts? Look no further!
May 2019

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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Report finds racism still a huge problem in UK workplaces
May 2019

A new report has found that a significant proportion of minority workers have experienced racial harassment at work in the last five years, with many subjected to unfair treatment by the employer because of their race. Continue reading...

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Supermarket chain told to let it go after being frozen out by EU’s trademark ruling
May 2019

Nordic country Iceland has been successful in winning the rights back to the use of its own name following a ruling at the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO). Continue reading...