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EMI Options: Approval granted

By Ben Watson As mentioned in our previous update, the tax reliefs associated with Enterprise Management Incentives (EMI) options are technically a form of state aid and therefore require approval from the EU Commission.  Two days before the deadline of 7 April 2018, HMRC announced that the UK had failed to renew its EU state aid […]

Avoid World Cup marketing own goals this summer

By Jo Pritchard The 2018 FIFA World Cup is to shortly kick off in Russia. Amidst the excitement, it is important to remember a few key dos and don’ts for any planned marketing campaigns. With a global audience of more than 3 billion, it will be tempting to capitalise on the football fever with World […]

Independent review of building regulations and fire safety

The catastrophic events of the evening of 14 June 2017 which led to the tragic loss of 71 lives at Grenfell Tower has cast a spotlight on the system relating to the design, construction and maintenance of high-rise and complex buildings. In the wake of the disaster, the government announced an independent review of building […]

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In brief: Grimsby legal practices merge

Grimsby law firms Grange Wintringham and Bates Press & Hudson will be merging next month. The new 23-solicitor strong firm will practice from Grange Wintringham’s existing offices and will continue to be known under that name. The new firm is expected to expand its agricultural, matrimonial and civil litigation department.

TJG's US connection pays off as firms merge

Taylor Joynson Garrett (TJG) is profiting from the recent merger of two US firms. Graham & James merged with Seattle-based firm Riddell Williams Bullitt & Walkinshaw in January. Riddell Williams will become Graham & James’ Pacific northwest office, making Graham & James the first major firm to provide offices from Los Angeles to Seattle and […]

Richards Butler looks to cash in on Brazilian boom

CITY firm Richards Butler is taking advantage of the Brazilian economy’s resurgence by beefing up its presence in Sao Paulo. The firm anticipates sending up to three lawyers to the city this year, following the successful 18-month posting of partner Stephen O’Sullivan. O’Sullivan works from the offices of Sao Paulo firm Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, […]

Firm rallies to soldier's battle cry

The dusty corridors of the House of Lords could soon be transformed into a battle ground as army chiefs fight off the threat of negligence law suits brought against officers by soldiers injured in action. The Ministry of Defence doubtless breathed a sigh of relief after a recent Appeal Court ruling effectively cleared it of […]

Double defeat for presidential duo

A CONVEYANCING fees and complaints handling double whammy of defeats has hit the Law Society presidency. Martin Mears’ and his deputy Robert Sayer’s campaign to end cut-price conveyancing was in tatters after last week’s council meeting when they abandoned their scheme to use the indemnity fund to force up fees. The vice-president put a brave […]

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