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Time for a Change - Tenant's Alterations in Commercial Leases

22 Jun 2022

It is common for tenants of commercial properties to wish to make physical alterations to a property during the term of their lease, to adapt the property to fit the tenant's way of working and to ensure that the property continues to meet the operational needs of their business. If the tenant…

Commercial Property

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Product safety... are you complying with the law and are you protected?

21 Jun 2022

If you make, import, distribute or sell consumer products in the UK, you are responsible for making sure that they are safe for consumers to use and to follow any legal requirements required in relation to ensuring the product is safe. If you do not comply with these legal obligations and products are…

Commercial

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Could agency workers resolve the disruption caused by Industrial Action?

20 Jun 2022

The current legal position surrounding business disruption caused by industrial action is that if your business faces industrial action, employers are unable to recruit agencies to supply workers specifically to cover work that is not being done by lawful industrial action, however, that could soon be…

Employment & HR

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Mergers and Acquisitions - The Solution to Your Supply Chain

16 Jun 2022

The Pandemic, Brexit and war in Europe have wreaked havoc on our supply chains. Outsourcing used to be the ultimate business model, outsourcing ancillary activities at an arm's length so that businesses could focus on what they do best. It was efficient and it was affordable. However, all of that…

Corporate

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An Update on the Fire Safety of High-Rise Buildings

14 Jun 2022

In March 2020, following the Grenfell tragedy in June 2017, the Fire Safety Bill was introduced into Parliament. The Fire Safety Act 2021 set out to demolish any previous loopholes from the previous Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order Act 2005 (FSO). It provides significant development on the issue…

Housing & Regeneration

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Coming up: Simplification of Apprenticeships

14 Jun 2022

From August 2022, the government will make the apprenticeships programme simpler for employers to use. It hopes to make the system more user friendly by reducing 'bureaucratic burdens'. The improvements are set to include: · Making it simpler for individuals to accelerate their…

Employment & HR

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