Walker Morris’s PEP tumbles by 27 per cent

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Practical insight into Land Registration Act 2002 proposed amendments

By Erin Keating In April 2016, Walker Morris considered the Law Commission’s Consultation Paper which detailed proposed amendments to the Land Registration Act 2002 (the Act). Following an extensive review with industry professionals, a draft bill seeking to implement a wide range of amendments has now been placed before Parliament. Walker Morris’ Louise Power and Erin Keating […]

Jersey employers – brace yourself for extended maternity leave reforms

By Helen Ruelle, Laura Shirreffs Extended maternity and paternity leave provision comes into force from the start of next month and employers need to have updated handbooks, policies and contracts in time for the change. The new rights offer 26 weeks of leave to parents with no qualifying period, with six weeks paid at the employee’s usual full rate […]

New streamlined procedure for pre-application planning advice in Guernsey

By Claire Smith, Martyn Baudains Guernsey’s Development Control team has launched a new, more streamlined procedure for providing pre-application planning advice. The pre-application service, which is free of charge, provides advice and guidance prior to the submission of a planning application on all types of development such as exemptions queries, larger scale projects such as replacement dwellings and works to […]

Pension schemes – staying on the right side of new GDPR rules

By Ellie Taylor New data protection laws mean that employers and pension scheme Trustees need to have a formal agreement in place to swap personal data. The legal landscape for data protection laws in Europe changed significantly on 25 May 2018, when the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force.  The running of pension schemes […]

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Shepherd & Wedderburn results reflect tough times

Edinburgh-headquartered Shepherd & Wedderburn’s turnover fell by 7 per cent in the 2008-09 financial year, with average ­profit per equity partner (PEP) dropping 26 per cent. At the end of the year the firm’s turnover stood at £39.6m, down from £42.6m, while PEP fell from £311,000 to £230,000. Chief executive Patrick Andrew said: “We, along with many […]

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Gregor McGill (left) has been appointed head of the fraud prosecution service within the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS). Gregor McGill He was previously a ­divisional head at the Revenue and Customs Prosecution Office, where he was ­responsible for serious and organised crime. CPS director of public prosecutions Keir Starmer QC said McGill would handle some […]

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Teacher Stern to boost litigation after BLP raid

Teacher Stern plans to ramp up its corporate litigation and real estate teams in the wake of star partner Graham Shear’s departure. Graham Shear Media and sports litigator Shear defected to Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) last week (TheLawyer.com, 6 August). Shear will be joined by fellow Teacher Stern partner Joby Davies. The pair start at […]

Olswang snares ex CC finance director

Olswang is looking to improve its financial ­management after hiring Clifford Chance’s former US finance director Frans Post as chief financial officer. Olswang managing ­partner David Stewart said the move was an attempt to make Olswang’s lawyers more financially literate. “We’re keen to focus on better financial management and Frans’ hire is part of that push,” […]

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