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14 Jan 2019

The importance of having an Energy Performance Certificate

When someone wants to sell or rent their property, they must have an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC).

14 Jan 2019

Part-time workers

We've previously reported about the case of a part-time British Airways employee.

14 Jan 2019

Holiday - use it or lose it

The Working Time Regulations 1998 provide that an employee should use any contractual holiday entitlement in the current holiday year.

14 Jan 2019

A new type of easement

An easement is a right that one party has over the land of another.

14 Jan 2019

Declaring a disability

The Equality Act 2010 legally protects people from discrimination in the workplace and in wider society.

14 Jan 2019

House price watch

Your home may well be one of your major assets. Even if you are not planning on moving in the near future, it is always a good idea to keep abreast of the latest changes in the housing market.

21 Dec 2018

User covenant

If a long residential lease has less than about 80 years left to run, the tenant has the statutory right to extend the lease.

21 Dec 2018

Estate rent charges

A rent charge is an annual sum paid by a freehold owner to a third party who normally has no other interest in the property.

21 Dec 2018

Employment contracts

That an employee should sign their contract of employment sounds obvious, but employers must ensure that any variation to the original contract is also signed.

21 Dec 2018

Internet sales ban prohibited

The Competition Appeal Tribunal has given what has been described as a 'landmark' judgment relating to the attempts by a company to ban online sales of its products.

21 Dec 2018

Airbnb lettings prohibited

The topic of long leases and short-term Airbnb lettings has been in the news again.

21 Dec 2018

House price watch

Your home may well be one of your major assets. Even if you are not planning on moving in the near future, it is always a good idea to keep abreast of the latest changes in the housing market.

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