LV= Legal Services nominated for Customer Experience Awards 2016

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LV= Legal Services is a finalist in the UK Customer Experience Awards 2016, which are being held in London on Friday 23 September. We have been nominated in the category Read more…

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Posted on Sep 22nd, 2016 by Lyons Davidson

Gynaecological Cancer Awareness Month

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Gynaecological Cancer Awareness Month September 2016 is gynaecological cancer awareness month. Gynaecological cancer includes cancer of the cervix, ovary, vagina, vulva and womb (uterus). In the UK, approximately 55 women Read more…

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Posted on Sep 21st, 2016 by Lyons Davidson

Indirect discrimination and marriage

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The Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) has handed down its judgment in Pendleton v Derbyshire County Council in relation to whether it was indirect religious discrimination to dismiss a teacher who Read more…

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Posted on Sep 20th, 2016 by Lyons Davidson

Lyons Davidson welcomes new legal apprentices

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We are delighted that eight new legal apprentices have joined the company, continuing our commitment to enabling people to develop law careers in a variety of ways. On 5 September, Read more…

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Posted on Sep 9th, 2016 by Lyons Davidson

Lyons Davidson supports Cycle to Work Day, 14 September

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As part of Lyons Davidson’s commitment to the environment, we are encouraging staff to take part in Cycle to Work Day. To participate, staff simply have to pledge to cycle to Read more…

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Posted on Sep 8th, 2016 by Lyons Davidson

Celebrating organ donors in Organ Donation Week 5-11 September

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This week is Organ Donation Week. The week runs from 5 September and aims to highlight the importance of organ donation, as well as celebrating organ donors who have saved lives. Read more…

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Posted on Sep 7th, 2016 by Lyons Davidson

Japanese knotweed: untangling the law around fallopia japonica

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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…

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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…

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Posted on Aug 16th, 2016 by Lyons Davidson

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

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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…

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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…

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Posted on Aug 4th, 2016 by Lyons Davidson