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How to stay compliant with data protection laws in 2021

Date: 29 November 2021


Top law trends for 2022

Date: 29 November 2021


How to set up a website with the correct legal framework

Date: 18 November 2021


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Am I eligible to make a diesel emissions claim?

Approximately 11 million cars worldwide contained devices to 'cheat' emissions tests. If you owned one of these cars, you may be eligible to make a claim.

Date: 3 November 2021 By:


Six top tips for retirement planning

Six top tips for preparing for a financially secure retirement so you can put your feet up and relax secure in the knowledge you have sufficient funds.

Date: 27 April 2021 By:

An old woman visits her dying husband in hospital

Challenging a will

The number of Wills that are contested is increasing year on year. While no Will is "bullet-proof", it is possible to limit the risks with this guidance.

Date: 22 April 2021 By:

A worried female employee considers her options after being presented with a settlement agreement by her employer

A guide to negotiating a settlement agreement successfully

Four practical steps to ensuring you get a fair settlement if your employer presents you with a settlement agreement to end your employment.

Date: 1 February 2021 By:

Woman at funeral holding flowers and touching coffin

Why some funerals are better than others

Funerals come in all shapes, sizes and costs, but what really makes a 'good' funeral?

Date: 2 November 2020 By:

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Probate services: sinners and saints

Examples of some bad experiences with overpriced probate services.

Date: 1 September 2020 By:

Picture of a truck and lorry crash on the motorway

What you need to know if you're involved in an accident with an HGV or lorry

Thousands of road traffic accidents happen every day. If your accident involves an HGV or lorry, you need to understand your rights.

Date: 15 July 2020 By:

Two business owners meet with their lawyer to sign important contracts

The ethical responsibilities in lawyer/client relationships

When you appoint a lawyer, both parties have ethical responsibilities to ensure a strong lawyer-client relationship

Date: 18 March 2020 By:

A couple sign the papers to finalise their divorce

The divorce process in England and Wales explained

There are limited grounds for divorce and the process can take four to six months. Learn about the divorce process, timescales and costs.

Date: 18 March 2020 By:

A female employee clears her desk after being made redundant

Redundancy pay: what are you entitled to?

If you are made redundant, you may be entitled to redundancy pay. We explain your rights to statutory and contractual pay.

Date: 12 March 2020 By:

A stressed man reads a debt collection letter and worries about his legal rights.

What are your legal rights when you're in debt?

If you're in financial difficulties and struggling to repay a debt, all is not lost. You still have rights and can stay in control - find out more.

Date: 3 March 2020 By:

A smiling man files paperwork to reflect his recent name change.

Is changing your name a complicated process?

In the UK, changing your name is pretty straightforward, and inexpensive too. Here are all the things to consider when filing to change your name.

Date: 2 March 2020 By:

A recovery vehicle removes a car after a road traffic accident

How to handle a road traffic accident injury claim

If you're involved in a road traffic accident that's not your fault, you may be able to make a claim for injury and damages but do you need a lawyer?

Date: 27 February 2020 By:

A divorcing couple sit apart on a sofa and avoid eye contact.

Why no-fault divorce could help couples avoid the “blame game”

The new law hopes to help separating couples avoid unnecessary blame and conflict, which can irretrievably damage families. What you need to know.

Date: 17 February 2020 By:

A female supervisor and delivery drivers in a warehouse wearing the correct safety gear.

Seven simple tips to help you stay safe at work

Fear of getting ill or sustaining an injury at work can negatively impact on your peace of mind, and your performance. How to protect yourself.

Date: 11 February 2020 By:

An older man reads a newspaper whilst walking through the park

Legal news round up November 2019

Round up of key cases and updated legal advice and guidance including a case concerning comments made on social media, new guidance for shorthold tenancy landlords and a case where an employer lied about the reasons for dismissal.

Date: 11 November 2019 By:

A mature couple sign their Wills after taking expert legal advice

Couples warned about implications of 'mutual Wills'

A Will ensures your wishes are followed when you pass away. But, drafted incorrectly can mean you are left with unexpected consequences if the future.

Date: 6 September 2019 By:

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