The number of unmarried couples living together is now the fast growing ‘family set-up’ in the UK but, despite this, current laws have failed to keep up.
Are you ready for GDPR?
With less than four months before the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) come into force, researchers have found that the majority of businesses are still not fully prepared for the changes which will affect them.
Warning over planned tax change
The Chancellor came under fire last month after setting out changes to taxes applied to non-UK residents selling commercial property.
It was revealed this month that Barclays has added its name to the group of lenders now offering first-time buyers the chance to enter the buy-to-let market.
Mortgage lending in the UK has climbed to its highest level in almost a decade.
A South East recycling business has been handed a substantial fine after an incident in which one of its workers suffered life-threatening head injuries.
“Bombshell” judgment on holiday pay
A window salesman who went more than a decade without paid holiday recently received the backing of the European Court of Justice (ECJ) in a case which will have wide-reaching implications for employers and employees alike.
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.
Palmers has been recognised for our team’s customer focus by the judges of a prestigious national legal award.
Carillion collapse likely to affect 30,000 firms
The sudden and dramatic collapse of construction firm, Carillion, is sending shockwaves through the industry, amidst fears that the fortunes of up to 30,000 smaller sub-contractors and suppliers will also be affected.