Employing Overseas Workers in the UK

Employing Overseas Workers in the UK

For UK employers to hire employ workers from overseas, they need to be aware of the legal requirements involved, from how to check whether an overseas worker has the right to work in the...

Guide to the UK Divorce Process

Guide to the UK Divorce Process

On paper the divorce process may appear straightforward, but the reality is often somewhat different. Divorce can be expensive and emotionally draining given what’s at stake; if children are involved, high value assets, and...

Contesting a Will

Contesting a Will

There’s a lot to consider before starting the legal process of contesting a will – without guarantees of a successful outcome. Questions to ask include: Will the costs incurred outweigh the potential financial gain?...

Consumer Contracts Regulations & Distance Selling Rights

Consumer Contracts Regulations & Distance Selling Rights

The Consumer Contracts Regulations provide consumers with legal protection when making purchases online or over the phone. The Consumer Contracts Regulations (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges), or ‘CCR’ for short, were brought into law...

How to Get Business Finance

How to Get Business Finance

Are you looking for new ways to finance your established business, or perhaps you’re just on the point of launching a new business and you need to secure funding to get you started? Whatever...

How to Buy a Business

How to Buy a Business

Whether you want to buy a business to break into a new industry, expand your existing business or take a first step on the self-employment ladder, there’s a whole host of considerations to bear...

What is a Local Authority Search?

What is a Local Authority Search?

If you are buying a property, a local authority search is carried out during the conveyancing process and for prospective buyers it will be known as a search within the ‘search pack’. The local...

How Long Does a Divorce Take?

How Long Does a Divorce Take?

There can be many contributing factors which can impact how long your divorce will take; if there are children involved, if your spouse is contesting the divorce and what is at stake financially. Some...

What Local Searches Reveal?

What Local Searches Reveal?

When you purchase a property, your Conveyancing Solicitor will recommend various local searches which they will request with the Local Authority or other third parties. This provides peace of mind with the buyer that...

Moving House Checklist

Moving House Checklist

Like most large projects it’s worth having a ‘moving house checklist’ to remind you of everything you need to action when vacating your current property and to keep you on track for moving into...