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UK companies ‘still gripped by poor payments crisis’

The amount of money owed to small businesses has halved in the last 5 years, according to Government ministers – but business leaders say the UK is st...

16 February 2018

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Contractor wins payment dispute despite ‘adjudicator’s error’

A contractor has won a dispute over a £277,000 payment even though the Adjudicator deciding the case may have made a mistake. The issue arose after th...

30 January 2018

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Shareholder wins dispute after being excluded from company

An accountant who was the minority shareholder in a business has won his claim for a financial settlement after being excluded from company affairs. T...

26 January 2018

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Sainsbury’s employee ‘unfairly dismissed’ over headphones

The Employment Tribunal has ruled that Sainsbury’s acted unfairly when it dismissed one of its employees for persistently wearing headphones while wor...

25 January 2018

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More firms ‘in distress’ amid slowest growth rate for 4 years

There’s been a rise in the number of firms experiencing financial difficulties as the rate of business growth slows to its lowest level in 4 years. Re...

24 January 2018

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A New Year Resolution to protect yourself and your family

Entering a New Year is always a good time to take stock - of our careers, our work and, of course, our lives in general. At the centre of it all must ...

23 January 2018

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Teacher sexually assaulted by pupil awarded compensation

A teacher who felt let down by her school after she was sexually assaulted by a pupil has been awarded £52,000 compensation. The teacher, identified o...

22 January 2018

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Should Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have a pre-nup?

The wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will be one the main events of the year with millions of people across the world wishing them every happ...

18 January 2018

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Victims of sexual abuse fail to overturn their mother’s will

2 sisters who were cut out of their mother’s Will after making allegations that they were sexually abused by their father have failed in their claim t...

22 December 2017

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