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Medical examinations in Covid-19 – Guidance on remote medical examinations.
If you are pursing a medical negligence claim, it is likely that at some stage in the proceedings you will need to be examined by an expert to ascertain what injury any negligence has caused you. Usually, this would involve a visit to an experts consulting rooms and a face to face examination, the current pandemic has changed this.
Farm conversions and the extra complications with listed buildings
Regulations introduced in 2015 allowed redundant agricultural buildings to be converted to residential use without the need for a specific planning permission. However this permitted development is not possible where the building is listed. The problem in a recent case was the definition of “building” and specifically what it includes.
Stamp Duty Holiday announced to revive and install confidence in the property market
The Chancellor announced on Wednesday 9th July that there will be a temporary stamp duty holiday until 31st March 2021.
Wills witnessed remotely cannot be legally recognised
In a recent article by the Daily Mail and the ruling by the Ministry of Justice, officials have ruled that Wills witnessed remotely cannot be legally recognised because the witnesses have to be physically present with a clear line of sight.
The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 (CIGA 2020) – How will it affect businesses?
The CIGA 2020 represents the biggest change to the UK’s insolvency framework in 20 years.
Welcome news for Claimants regarding Secondary Victim Claims. The appeal – Paul v Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust 2020
Essentially, secondary victim claims can be brought by a person who has a close relationship to the primary victim, and experiences and/or witnesses, in a close proximity, an event which includes harm to the primary victim, leading to a psychiatric injury. These cases however have proved difficult to pursue.
It’s Armed Forces Week 2020
Supportive employers across the UK are gearing up to show the whole of the Armed…
First-class delivery for international freight operator
United Pallet Network (UK) Ltd (UPN) opened it’s new state of the art SmartHUB on Monday 11th May 2020. The Legal 500 recognised Commercial Property Team at Wilson Browne Solicitors were delighted to act for them in this matter.
LinkedIn Local 19.06.2020
Thank you to everyone who attended – to our guests, to those who hosted a…
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Thinking of moving house? Accept our quote for conveyancing during June or July 2020 and we’ll enter you into a draw to win a Harrods Picnic Set!!