Post on 17 Oct 2017
The 2017 Legal 500 rankings sees Michelmores ranked in four new practice areas for 2017: Corporate Tax, IT & Telecoms, Project Finance & PFI and Regulatory Investigations & Corporate Crime. The Firm has also strengthened its existing rankings, with three practice areas moving up a tier...
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Post on 13 Oct 2017
Michelmores has strengthened its growing London office with the appointment of two new Partners, one new Associate and one newly qualified Solicitor. Philip Newhouse joins as Partner in the Corporate team from McGuire Woods, and has previously managed offices for Taylor Wessing and Haarmann...
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Post on 18 Oct 2017
Unfortunately, HMRC have now ceased to offer favourable terms for people who have not paid the right amount of tax in relation to wholly or partly offshore matters and state that they are toughening their approach to offshore non-compliance; utilising information provided by countries that have...
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Private Wealth
Post on 18 Oct 2017
The Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 ("the Act") is one which may not be particularly familiar or indeed exciting, even to those working in the construction industry – it's certainly an Act which has received little comment in case law. This is despite the fact that the Act is referred...
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Construction
ESFA | Land and buildings collection tool | LBCT
Post on 18 Oct 2017
On 2 October 2017, the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) launched its land and buildings collection tool (LBCT). The tool has been introduced to assist the Department for Education (DfE) to create a land and building asset register and to enable it to value, account for and report fully on...
Education
Post on 17 Oct 2017
Digital working has arrived Over the last few years there have been severe reductions in the numbers of staff at courts, operating behind the scenes. One of the functions of court staff is to create the documentation needed in the issue of legal proceedings and to follow through and record the...
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Family Law
Post on 17 Oct 2017
Anne-Marie Hamer has joined Michelmores' Fertility & Parenting team as an Associate from Mogers Drewett. Michelmores' Fertility & Parenting team offer a global fertility, family and parenting law practice. Their expertise covers international and UK surrogacy, donor conception, co-parenting...
Fertility Law
Family Law
Lex100 | Trainee | Trainee Solicitor
Post on 16 Oct 2017
Michelmores has been named a Lex100 Winner for 2017/18 in the following categories: 'Job satisfaction', 'Quality of work', 'Low stress levels', 'Confidence of being kept on' and 'Inclusiveness'. Lex100 gathers 3,000 anonymous responses from trainees at 165 law firms across the UK. In evaluating...
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Credit control | Know your customer
Post on 16 Oct 2017
This may seem obvious but it is one of the most important rules in credit control. Most business is conducted on a credit basis and so it is logical that you should take steps early on in the relationship to verify your customer's identity, character and capacity to pay for the goods or services...
Disputes
Commercial
Post on 13 Oct 2017
This article was first published in People Management on 9 October 2017 James Townsend reviews recent case law and provides tips for handling potential claims Though many employers are taking steps to improve workplace diversity and increase awareness around mental health, disabled people continue...
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