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20 Feb 2020

The problem of knotweed

One of the first documents sent to a property seller by their conveyancing solicitor is the Property Information Form.

20 Feb 2020

Snoring - a sackable offence?

A hotel night porter was found to be sleeping on the job.

20 Feb 2020

Flood risk

As many homeowners will confirm, a flooded property can be devastating.

20 Feb 2020

Non-disclosure agreements

Non-disclosure Agreements (NDAs), or 'confidentiality clauses', have been in the news recently.

20 Feb 2020

Nuisance? Put up curtains

Back in 2016, the Tate Modern museum opened a viewing gallery giving visitors a panoramic view of London.

20 Feb 2020

House price watch

Your home may well be one of your major assets. Even if you are not planning on moving in the near future, it is always a good idea to keep abreast of the latest changes in the housing market.

21 Jan 2020

Ethical veganism - a philosophical belief

A sacked employee's vegan lifestyle was recently considered in the context of his employment claim against his former employer.

21 Jan 2020

National Minimum Wage rates

Employers are reminded of changes coming into effect in April 2020.

21 Jan 2020

Inheritance tax changes

Inheritance tax is a tax on the estate (the property, money and possessions) of someone who has died.

21 Jan 2020

Owning a rental property is set to be more expensive

Second home owners and those owning rental properties must brace themselves for some changes being introduced in April 2020.

21 Jan 2020

Civil Partnerships for mixed sex couples

The Supreme Court has held that the restriction on opposite sex couples entering into civil partnerships was a breach of their human rights.

21 Jan 2020

No fault divorce

The passage of the legislation to introduce no fault divorce has had a bumpy ride during 2019.

21 Jan 2020

House price watch

Your home may well be one of your major assets. Even if you are not planning on moving in the near future, it is always a good idea to keep abreast of the latest changes in the housing market.

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