Changes to Immigration Rules for Skilled Worker Visas

4 April 2024 sees the minimum salary threshold rise to £38,700 per annum for Skilled Worker Visa applications. We look at what the new rules mean.


Written by Omar Qassim

Why should a tenant use a solicitor in a commercial lease transaction?

Not understanding the legal implications of a lease's terms and obligations puts a tenant at risk. We look at the benefits of a solicitor's advice.


Written by Charles Hylton-Potts

Kate Garraway and Derek Draper: Can my partner make decisions for me if I can’t?

The news that Derek Draper, the TV executive husband of Kate Garraway, has died after his prolonged battle with Covid brings fresh heartbreak to the family.


Written by Callum Venn

Do I have to open my shop or restaurant over Christmas? 

Christmas is coming and the shoppers are out! Although a key time for retail and hospitality, not all businesses may want to open for the entire festive period.


Written by John Campbell

Landlords: What is selective licensing?

Residential landlord? Have you heard of selective licensing? In certain areas of the country, you will need a selective license for your properties, or face a penalty.


Written by Daniel Bolster

Making a will: What happens to digital assets?

We may all know that a will helps allocate your financial assets after death. But with so much now held online, what happens to digital assets?


Written by Greta Baruffi

Do I need a Lasting Power of Attorney?

Do you have security that your health and financial decisions are protected? We look at why you might need a Lasting Power of Attorney, at any stage in life.


Written by Callum Venn

Consent is irrelevant: Sexual assault in the workplace

As many as one in five adults in Britain have experienced some form of sexual harassment at work. What steps should employers be taking?


Written by Omar Qassim

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