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5 questions with a Moneypenny legal PA

What does a day in the life of a Legal PA at Moneypenny involve? We caught up with one of our Legal PAs, Team Leader; Jasmine Lloyd, to find out.

Can you compel staff to be vaccinated against Covid-19?

Employment law is not crystal clear on this question; an employer has a duty to ensure the safety of their employees and all those with whom they interact during the course of their work. Therefore, there may be a case for insisting that all employees are vaccinated.

Leasehold reform legislation on the horizon

Karl Anders, Louise Power and Sandip Singh, Walker Morris’ Housing and Banking Litigation specialists, explain The UK Government’s recent announcement that legislation to significantly reform leasehold property ownership is on the horizon.


Donns acts in negligence case against US military

The family of a British servicemen has sued the US military for negligence in the first ever successful case by a foreign national. The family of Lt Michael Whitley won $1.2m (£750,000) when the appeal court last week upheld an original ruling from 1996. Whitley was one of 17 members of a British rugby team […]


Senior associate Janene Waudby and partner John Taylor of Theodore Goddard acted for Keystone Software on a £1.7m placing and open offer on the alternative investment market.


Former Law Soc head's son struck off for theft

The son of a former Law Society president has been stuck off after being convicted of stealing £200,000 from a client. Terence David Walton Liggins – the son of the late Sir Edmund Liggins, president of the Law Society in 1975 – was sentenced at Worcester Crown Court to 30 months imprisonment for the theft. […]

Top City firm sets salary ceiling for associates

A TOP 10 City law firm is taking the unusual step of imposing an u80,000 salary ceiling on its senior associates. Nick Robbins, partner of recruitment consultants Garfield Robbins, says that salaries for the two thirds of solicitors not making partnership in City firms tend to stick around the u80,000 mark. However this is the […]


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