The importance of statements in the Sellers Property Information Form

When in the throes of a house move, it is vital that anyone selling their home understands the importance of providing accurate and honest replies to the standard questions raised Read more…


Posted on Aug 27th, 2016 by Lyons Davidson

Japanese knotweed: untangling the law around fallopia japonica

Growing up to ten centimetres a day during summer, Japanese knotweed is one of the most invasive plants in the United Kingdom and is considered one of the world’s 100 Read more…


Posted on Aug 25th, 2016 by Lyons Davidson

Migrant workers and discrimination

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Interpretation of the definition of ‘protected characteristics’ under the Equality Act 2010 (EqA) arises frequently in Employment Tribunal claims. This article considers a recent case on race discrimination. When is Read more…


Posted on Aug 16th, 2016 by Lyons Davidson

Pursuing claims for damage covered by the Party Wall etc. Act 1996

Final judgment was handed down by the court in (1) Anita Bridgland (2) Anthony Bridgland v Earlsmead Estates Ltd [2016] EWHC B9 (TCC) in April this year and its impact on Read more…


Posted on Aug 15th, 2016 by Lyons Davidson

Lyons Davidson wins Investors in People accreditation again

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We are delighted to announce that after a rigorous assessment Lyons Davidson has maintained its Investors in People (IIP) accreditation. IIP accreditation is internationally recognised and its standard “defines what Read more…


Posted on Aug 4th, 2016 by Lyons Davidson

Rio Olympic Games and working arrangements

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The 2016 Olympic Games begin on 5 August and employers may want to take time to consider the impact of this major sporting event on their business. Some employees may Read more…


Posted on Aug 2nd, 2016 by Lyons Davidson

Off the wall!

Not only is ‘Off the Wall’ a reference to one of the most well-known albums in popular culture, for property litigation lawyers it can signify the beginning of a dispute Read more…


Posted on Aug 1st, 2016 by Lyons Davidson