Post on 24 Jan 2017
TUPE refers to 'Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment)' regulations, which are designed to protect the rights of employees when there is a transfer. For schools, the regulations apply when: A maintained school becomes an academy An existing academy joins an existing multi-academy trust...
Education
News
Michelmores appoints Andrew Oldland QC as Senior Partner
Post on 24 Jan 2017
Michelmores has appointed Andrew Oldland, a barrister, Queen's Counsel and part-time judge as its new Senior Partner. Andrew is the first barrister to hold the role of Senior Partner within a Top 100 law firm. He succeeds Will Michelmore who has served as the Firm's Senior Partner for 15 years and...
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Finance and Investment
Mediation FAQ | Family Law | Private Wealth
Post on 23 Jan 2017
Mediation has become a very significant feature of the dispute resolution landscape. Read our FAQ to provide a simple explanation of all you might want to know about it. Download Mediation FAQ
Private Wealth
Disputed Wills & Trusts
Employment Law | Agricultural Law | Social Media Policy
Post on 20 Jan 2017
Social media has become part of everyday life, but it can raise challenging employment issues if an employee posts inappropriate comments or pictures or spends time on social media when they should be working. We explore the risks to the agricultural sector and why a robust social media policy is...
Employment Law
Agriculture
News
Post on 20 Jan 2017
Name: Sarah Ferguson (not the disgraced ex-Royal) Your current title / role: Senior Project Manager and Academy Hub Lead for Derby Diocesan Academy Trust. Brief career background:  I studied Business Management at University in Edinburgh, then began a Graduate management trainee programme. I...
Education
News
Independent expert | Agricultural Law
Post on 19 Jan 2017
With the increase in the number of agricultural disputes being resolved by expert determination, the recent case of Hopkinson v Hickton [2016] provides useful guidance on the question of how independent the independent expert must be. The case In 2014, an experienced valuer in a large, national...
Agriculture
News
Governance Handbook 2017 update | Education Law
Post on 18 Jan 2017
The Governance Handbook is guidance from the Department for Education (DfE), setting out legal requirements and advice for maintained school governors and multi academy trust (MAT) trustees and members. What changes have been made to the 2017 Handbook? The updated Handbook is designed to be read...
Education
News
Post on 18 Jan 2017
The International Family Law Practice is recognised as an essential guide for family lawyers on international family law. The fifth edition for 2016-2017 was published last month to meet continued growth in international family law cases -http://www.jordanpublishing.co.uk/practice-areas/family/...
Fertility Law
Airbnb User Covenant | Real Estate Law
Post on 18 Jan 2017
A recent judgment handed down by the Upper Tribunal has provided guidance in relation to the legal status of short-term lets out of leasehold property through Airbnb. Although the precedent will not apply universally to all tenancies, the clause in question is a relatively common user covenant in...
Real Estate
News
Post on 18 Jan 2017
Michelmores has been awarded STEP Platinum Employer Partner accreditation, the highest of three accreditation levels awarded under STEP's Employer Partnership Programme. Platinum accreditation is testament to the strength of the policies, practices and structures that Michelmores have in place to...
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Private Wealth

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