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Workers in the UK are entitled to 5.6 weeks of holiday in every leave year.  For people who work five days a week, this means that they are entitled to 28 days of holiday a year.  An employer can ask workers...
January is widely acknowledged to be one of the most depressing months of the year. Following the Christmas festivities, we’re faced with the back-to-work slump, cold, gloomy days and what feels like a long wait...
As the festive season draws near, it is time to think about the work Christmas party. This is often a highlight in the annual working calendar allowing you to treat your staff for their hard work all...
During the pandemic, flexible working hours and patterns enabled those with caregiving responsibilities greater freedom and a healthier work-life balance. Therefore, a move away from this style of working...
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The High Court handed a judgment considering the circumstances in which a promise to make a Will favouring particular people was binding in Colicci v Grinberg. Why is a Company...
This month, Amy Matthews from Woodfines Solicitors shares their essential house move to-do list, ensuring you won't miss any essentials or forget anything important in the run-up to...
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In our recent article on the use of “dark patterns” when selling online to consumers, we promised to keep you informed on the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) investigation into...
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Have you ever been caught out by a time-limited deal whilst shopping online? Not long ago, I was. If I’d waited another day, a new offer would have saved me an extra £16 but the “offer ends tonight” email hooked...
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Contracts of Employment (especially for senior employees) often contain clauses which prevent the employee from working for, or setting up, a competing business, in a particular geographic area, for a period of...
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The Treasury has revealed details of the 26 unclaimed estates of people who died in Bedford, with hundreds of thousands of pounds of inheritance sat in limbo until the rightful heir is found...
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Whether you are a first-time buyer or have bought a property in the past, our step-by-step guide is here to assist you along the way to your... property purchase...
Obesity is associated with a significant increase in absenteeism amongst workers (absence from work because of illness or other factors). According to Public Health England...