There’s a general principle in law that marriage automatically invalidates wills made by either party before they get married.
Each month, the company provides two pieces of fruit a month for every employee. One of the suppliers we use is Fruitful Office, who recently shared some great sustainability news with us. Over the last six months, from October 2018 to this March, for every box of fruit we ordered, they planted a fruit tree … Continued
Subsidence is a problem that few people ever consider before it happens to them. However, insurers are reporting a 400 per cent increase in subsidence claims following the UK heatwave in 2018. Therefore it’s important to be aware of the signs of subsidence, what you can do to minimise the effects and to secure your … Continued
In the interest of protecting the ‘amenity’ of trees, local planning authorities have the power to make a Tree Preservation Order (sometimes called a TPO) for trees, groups of trees, or woodlands. A Tree Preservation Order can prevent you from carrying out actions such as topping, lopping or felling the tree that’s subject to the … Continued
In this article, we aim to to provide some practical advice on what to do should you have the misfortune of being involved in a hit and run road accident, where the driver who was responsible flees the scene. The Motor Insurers Bureau (MIB) was set up to deal with cases involving uninsured and untraced … Continued
We are excited to announce that Lyons Davidson and File Dynamics have now partnered with social enterprise From Babies with Love for our baby gifts. Social enterprise donating 100% of profits to children worldwide At Lyons Davidson and File Dynamics, we are committed to carrying out business in a way that is driven by socially responsible … Continued
The national minimum wage was first introduced on 1 April 1999 by the Labour Party. The National Minimum Wage Act 1998 applies to workers who are over 16, including part-time workers, agency workers and casual labourers, among others. However, self-employed people, company directors and volunteers are not entitled to it. Minimum wage rates From 1 … Continued
Kesena Ohazurike explores the issues that can arise from covenants in a lease and short-term lets. The number of people using accommodation websites such as Airbnb has rapidly increased throughout the UK over the last five years. Websites like Airbnb provide an alternative to hotels or hostels and are often viewed as, a ‘home away … Continued