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Commercial
Do you actually own the copyright you think you do?
21 Feb 2024
Written by Peter James and
Family
Dynamic leadership in Family law
19 Feb 2024
Written by Simon Fisher and
Charity
Charity Commission guidance on use of social media
14 Feb 2024
Written by Joe Lewis and
Residential Property
Chancel Repair Liability
13 Feb 2024
Written by Cate Beavis and
Commercial
Types of software escrow agreements
08 Feb 2024
Written by Joe McMahon and
Commercial
PSN Recruitments Ltd (t/a Cosmopolitan Recruitment) v Ludley and Anor: former employee liable for passing off and breach of confidential information
08 Feb 2024
Written by Rachael McAnulty and
Commercial
Software escrow – what is an escrow agreement?
08 Feb 2024
Written by Joe McMahon and
Commercial
What UK businesses need to know about their website
05 Feb 2024
Written by Rachael McAnulty and
Corporate
Directors duties – the case of BTI v Sequana
02 Feb 2024
Written by Marianne Packwood and
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
Changes to the Probate Registry service
22 Jan 2024
Written by Lucy Humphreys and
Family
How to avoid courtroom conflict – Family Mediation Week 2024
22 Jan 2024
Written by Suzy Hamshaw and
Real Estate
Agreement is best for access to your neighbour’s land
22 Jan 2024
Written by Deirdre Smith and
Commercial
Do I need to worry about the CAP Code
11 Jan 2024
Written by Peter James and
Family
What to think about before separating from your partner
20 Dec 2023
Written by Tom Hickman and
Family
Navigating High-Net-Worth Divorces: Lessons from Recent High-Profile Cases
14 Dec 2023
Written by Stephanie Buckeridge and
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
Generational giving at Christmas
29 Nov 2023
Written by Penny Wright and
Family
Pre and Post-nuptial agreements: A consideration exclusively for the rich and famous? What would David Beckham do?
28 Nov 2023
Written by Stephanie Vyas and
Real Estate
Landlord and Tenant Act 1954 – should your lease be contracted out?
21 Nov 2023
Written by Maria Wakelyn and
Real Estate
Buying or selling at auction – a good way to acquire or dispose of a commercial property quickly?
08 Nov 2023
Written by Louisa Baker and
Employment
Myth #1: There is no contract of employment if there is nothing in writing
01 Nov 2023
Written by Saif Khan and
Commercial
The UK/US Data Bridge: What Your Business Needs to Know
26 Oct 2023
Written by Rachael McAnulty and
Dispute Resolution
Common Interest Privilege: Can two parties join to share documents for use in a joint claim
17 Oct 2023
Written by Ashleigh Wong and Matthew Forsyth and
Dispute Resolution
Predatory marriage – A rising concern
16 Oct 2023
Written by Caroline Turner and Ashleigh Wong and
Commercial
Make sure your Appointment is compliant with the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996
12 Oct 2023
Written by Peter James and
Commercial
The way to a successful sports sponsorship deal
05 Oct 2023
Written by Peter James and
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
Dementia and the Power of Attorney
03 Oct 2023
Written by Marie Verney and
Commercial
Can Intellectual Property keep up with AI?
28 Sep 2023
Written by Peter James and Rachael McAnulty and
Employment
New workplace harassment law – what do employers need to know?
22 Sep 2023
Written by Rachael McAnulty and
Dispute Resolution
Driverless cars and the criminal law
21 Sep 2023
Written by Gardner Leader
Dispute Resolution
Drone wars – the criminal law changes to meet the current threat
21 Sep 2023
Written by Gardner Leader
Dispute Resolution
How safe is your driving?
21 Sep 2023
Written by Stephen Bennett and
Residential Property
Can’t afford to get on the property ladder? Shared ownership could be a possibility.
21 Sep 2023
Written by Cate Beavis and
Dispute Resolution
Health & safety reminders where your workforce is working from home
15 Sep 2023
Written by Michelle Di Gioia and
Dispute Resolution
Health & safety responsibilities for your businesses
15 Sep 2023
Written by Michelle Di Gioia and
Dispute Resolution
Risks to health and safety can differ widely between sectors and individual businesses
15 Sep 2023
Written by Michelle Di Gioia and
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
Unregulated legal services
07 Sep 2023
Written by Bethany Giles and
Real Estate
Rent confiscation – Why landlords ignore tenant planning breaches at their peril.
05 Sep 2023
Written by Karron Whitter and
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
Estate Planning for Blended Families: Navigating Wills and Estate Planning
25 Aug 2023
Written by Hannah Wallbridge and
Commercial
GDPR and privacy: how the AI Act may impact GDPR
25 Aug 2023
Written by Diane Yarrow and
Employment
Myth busting – Redundancy
24 Aug 2023
Written by Saif Khan and
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
Crypto assets law commission
27 Jul 2023
Written by Hannah Wallbridge and
Family
How to resolve issues following separation
20 Jul 2023
Written by Gardner Leader
Real Estate
Licences to occupy – Beware
20 Jul 2023
Written by Gardner Leader
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
Tax–Efficient Philanthropy
06 Jul 2023
Written by Penny Wright and
Dispute Resolution
‘Don’t take my word for it’: Court rules negligent tax advisor did not owe a duty of care to investors
06 Jul 2023
Written by Michael Axe and
Corporate
The importance of a Shareholders’ Agreement
02 Jul 2023
Written by Lewis Harvey and
Dispute Resolution
‘No Fault’ of its Own – The Renters’ (Reform) Bill 2023
30 Jun 2023
Written by Gardner Leader
Family
Myth number 17: My spouse cannot claim a share of my inheritance if we divorce
30 Jun 2023
Written by Madia Aslam and
Family
Myth number 16: I am separated so my ex is automatically cut out of my Will
06 Jun 2023
Written by Ash Sanger and
Dispute Resolution
Undue Influence – Court finds equitable doctrine applies to Mutual Wills
04 Jun 2023
Written by Ashleigh Wong and
Family
Myth Number 11: Pre-nuptial agreements will not be taken into account on a separation
04 Jun 2023
Written by Gardner Leader
Family
No Fault Divorce – one year on
04 Jun 2023
Written by Kerry Hayward and
Employment
To strike or not to strike? What factors to consider when deciding to undertake industrial action and the options available to employers.
02 Jun 2023
Written by Saif Khan and
Dispute Resolution
High Court’s latest guidance on Covid-19 related business interruption insurance claims
02 Jun 2023
Written by Michael Axe and
Family
Myth number 6: Fathers automatically have parental responsibility for their children
01 Jun 2023
Written by Amy Wilson Weymouth and
Family
Myth number 5: Can a financial order be obtained at any time following a decision to separate?
01 Jun 2023
Written by Ash Sanger and
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
What are digital assets?
31 May 2023
Written by Penny Wright and
Family
Myth number 14: Arbitration is only for Commercial Disputes
30 May 2023
Written by Gardner Leader
Family
Myth number 13: I will automatically be the legal parent of my child who was born through surrogacy
22 May 2023
Written by Gardner Leader
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
Dementia Action Week: Raising Awareness
22 May 2023
Written by Lucy Butcher and
Dispute Resolution
Use it or lose it
16 May 2023
Written by Gardner Leader
Dispute Resolution
Use it or lose it: S.68 Challenge dismissed by Commercial Court after Claimant ‘banked’ grounds of objection for later use
16 May 2023
Written by Chris Felton and Katie Dyson and
Dispute Resolution
Common Interest Privilege: Can two parties join to share documents and use in a joint claim
12 May 2023
Written by Gardner Leader
Corporate and Commercial
Gardner Leader Supports The Shareholders Of Leading Swindon-Based Digital And Technology Consultants
11 May 2023
Written by Joe Lewis and
Dispute Resolution
What is an illegal bookmaker?
05 May 2023
Written by Harry Stewart-Moore and
Commercial
International Data Transfers – An Update
01 May 2023
Written by Peter James and
Dispute Resolution
Making applications to remove executors – webinar
25 Apr 2023
Written by Alastair Goggins and
Commercial
Shields up?
21 Apr 2023
Written by Peter James and
Commercial
AI and your personal data
18 Apr 2023
Written by Gardner Leader
Family
Myth number 12: I don’t need my ex-partner’s permission to take my children on holiday abroad
14 Apr 2023
Written by Gardner Leader
Dispute Resolution
The Gambling White Paper – part 1
12 Apr 2023
Written by Harry Stewart-Moore and
Dispute Resolution
The Gambling White Paper – part 2
12 Apr 2023
Written by Harry Stewart-Moore and
Employment
A day in the life of a Muslim solicitor during Ramadan
04 Apr 2023
Written by Saif Khan and
Dispute Resolution
William Hill hit with record fine
29 Mar 2023
Written by Harry Stewart-Moore and
Employment
Employment update – April 2023
29 Mar 2023
Written by Rabika Basran and
Family
Family partner represents client in battle for £245,000 barn
23 Mar 2023
Written by Gardner Leader
Real Estate
Is the Supreme Court decision on The Tate Modern’s Viewing gallery going to be a nuisance for developers?
14 Mar 2023
Written by Karron Whitter and
Corporate and Commercial
Commercial law expert strengthens services and extends Gardner Leader’s reach into Oxfordshire
08 Mar 2023
Written by Gardner Leader
Employment
International Women’s Day 2023
08 Mar 2023
Written by Rabika Basran and
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
What is a Lasting Power of Attorney? Will my Lasting Power of Attorney be accepted abroad?
05 Mar 2023
Written by Gardner Leader
Corporate
What are Articles of Association and how do they operate with the Companies Act 2006?
05 Mar 2023
Written by Lewis Harvey and
Corporate
Conflict between the Articles of Association and Shareholder Agreement
05 Mar 2023
Written by Gardner Leader
Employment
Why UK workers need Menopause protection, and why responsible firms should take menopause far more seriously.
03 Mar 2023
Written by Hilary Messer and
Family
Myth number 4: If you own assets in your sole name you do not need to share them on divorce
01 Mar 2023
Written by Stephanie Buckeridge and
Family
Myth Number 10: Of course I can get married at 16, I’m an adult
28 Feb 2023
Written by Stephanie Buckeridge and
Family
New Law Update: 16 and 17 year olds no longer allowed to legally marry
28 Feb 2023
Written by Madia Aslam and
Family
LGBT+ History Month: key family law developments
20 Feb 2023
Written by Stephanie Vyas and
Family
Myth Number 9: The children will always live with the mother
15 Feb 2023
Written by Gardner Leader
Dispute Resolution
Late payment of insurance claims – what is a “reasonable” time?
10 Feb 2023
Written by Michael Axe and
Family
Myth number 15: I was the breadwinner in the marriage and so I will get the lion’s share of the assets
06 Feb 2023
Written by Kerry Hayward and
Family
New course for parents going through separation
05 Feb 2023
Written by Madia Aslam and
Dispute Resolution
Lidl wins in trademark and copyright claims against Tesco
05 Feb 2023
Written by Michael Axe and
Family
Myth Number 8: Me and my partner have separated and I can continue living in the property until my youngest child is 18
27 Jan 2023
Written by Stephanie Newton and
Employment
Marriage and civil partnership as a protected characteristic in discrimination claims, and its narrow interpretation
17 Jan 2023
Written by Saif Khan and
Dispute Resolution
The Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975 – An Overview
13 Jan 2023
Written by Ashleigh Wong and
Dispute Resolution
Commercial Court restrains proceedings issued in EU member state in breach of English jurisdiction clause
13 Jan 2023
Written by Chris Felton and Katie Dyson and
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
New Year’s Resolutions Checklist
13 Jan 2023
Written by Alex Poole and
Dispute Resolution
“One day my son, all this will be yours”- The impact of Guest v Guest
13 Jan 2023
Written by Rachael McAnulty and Ashleigh Wong and
Family
Myth Number 7: Mediation rarely resolves disputes and court proceedings are inevitable
13 Jan 2023
Written by Stephanie Vyas and
Dispute Resolution
Can a legal representative pursue a claim in civil law (contentious probate) on behalf of a person who lacks capacity?
11 Jan 2023
Written by Alastair Goggins and
Commercial
Del Boy clarifies the law
11 Jan 2023
Written by Peter James and
Family
Myth number 3: My partner had an affair, therefore I will get a better financial settlement
15 Dec 2022
Written by Gardner Leader
Real Estate
How do I end my obligations under a lease
21 Nov 2022
Written by Gardner Leader
Employment
Elon Musk and Twitter from a UK Employment Law Perspective
18 Nov 2022
Written by Saif Khan and
Dispute Resolution
Sweet relief: Court of Appeal grants relief from sanctions in the absence of a formal application
01 Nov 2022
Written by Chris Felton and Katie Dyson and
Family
Capital Gains Tax on separation, divorce and the government’s policy change
21 Oct 2022
Written by Ash Sanger and
Family
How much does my ex have to pay for our child?
21 Oct 2022
Written by Madia Aslam and
Employment
Look away, football fans! Support of a football club is not a protected philosophical belief in discrimination claims
19 Oct 2022
Written by Saif Khan and
Family
What effect will inflation have on your spousal periodical payments?
14 Oct 2022
Written by Madia Aslam and
Real Estate
EPC for commercial property
11 Oct 2022
Written by Gardner Leader
Residential Property
Ground Rent: Changes are Afoot
06 Oct 2022
Written by Cate Beavis and
Gardner Leader
Business Biscuit: Thames Valley law specialist Gardner Leader continues expansion with latest round of promotions
05 Oct 2022
Written by Gardner Leader
Dispute Resolution
Conspiracy and deceit—dismissal of application for strike out/summary judgment (Raja v McMillan)
05 Oct 2022
Written by Katie Dyson and
Dispute Resolution
Limitation—claimant’s administration relevant to the application of ‘reasonable diligence’ test (OT Computers Ltd (in liquidation) v Infineon Technologies AG and Micron Europe Ltd)
05 Oct 2022
Written by Katie Dyson and
Corporate
Share buybacks – what are they?
05 Oct 2022
Written by Joe Lewis and
Corporate and Commercial
How to achieve a smooth business merger – Business Leader
01 Oct 2022
Written by Philip Humphreys and
Family
FAQs about Mahr/Dowry
29 Sep 2022
Written by Madia Aslam and
Family
Frequently asked questions on Islamic marriage/Nikkah
29 Sep 2022
Written by Madia Aslam and
Dispute Resolution
Boundary disputes – how to resolve them before they escalate
28 Sep 2022
Written by Daniel Smith and
Corporate
The top 3 considerations for growing or setting up your business
21 Sep 2022
Written by Lauren Gale and
Dispute Resolution
Court of Appeal strikes out post-termination restrictions against franchisee
12 Sep 2022
Written by Michael Axe and
Family
Myth Number 2: Unmarried partners that live together can acquire the same rights as a married couple
12 Sep 2022
Written by Gardner Leader
Family
Myth Number 1: Finalising a divorce also deals with financial claims
12 Sep 2022
Written by Gardner Leader
Dispute Resolution
Disputed Foreign Law in Insolvency Proceedings
09 Sep 2022
Written by Gardner Leader
Employment
Newbury Today: Top questions about hybrid working
18 Aug 2022
Written by Rabika Basran and
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
Newbury Today: Businesses and Wills
18 Aug 2022
Written by Hannah Wallbridge and
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
Why might I need a Commercial or Business Lasting Power of Attorney?
16 Aug 2022
Written by Laura McDonagh and
Employment
Redundancy Selection
11 Aug 2022
Written by Gardner Leader
Real Estate
Is Lease re-gearing for me?
07 Aug 2022
Written by Karron Whitter and
Real Estate
Endeavour clauses
07 Aug 2022
Written by Gardner Leader
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
Happy Birthday Sir Paul McCartney
06 Aug 2022
Written by Jolyon Barton and
Family
What is a spousal maintenance order?
21 Jul 2022
Written by Stephanie Vyas and Kerry Hayward and
Dispute Resolution
Newbury Today: Section 21 repeal
15 Jul 2022
Written by Gardner Leader
Dispute Resolution
What is in a name? Is the identity of those communicating with solicitors protected by the rules of litigation privilege?
15 Jul 2022
Written by Elinor Clifford and Chris Felton and
Employment
Feeling Hot, Hot, Hot! When is it too hot to work?
15 Jul 2022
Written by Gardner Leader
Dispute Resolution
Novel argument fails—High Court dismisses widow’s Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975 claim involving trustee personality clash (Re estate of Ramus (deceased))
11 Jul 2022
Written by Hilary Messer and
Family
Private Financial Dispute Resolution hearing (FDR)
02 Jul 2022
Written by Kerrie Duffy and
Commercial
AI- A New Exception to Copyright
30 Jun 2022
Written by Peter James and
Commercial
Procurement Bill 2022 – Procedures and Transparency
28 Jun 2022
Written by Peter James and
Commercial
Steering a course through the UK’s competition law regime part 2 – the vertical agreements block exemption
17 Jun 2022
Written by Peter James and
Commercial
Steering a course through the UK’s Competition law regime part 1 – Illegal anti-competitive agreements
17 Jun 2022
Written by Peter James and
Corporate
Sole Directors and Model Articles – Are Your Decisions Valid?
16 Jun 2022
Written by Gail Vallis and
Dispute Resolution
When is a franchisee not really a franchisee?
15 Jun 2022
Written by Michael Axe and
Dispute Resolution
The Conduct Expected of Litigators in Dispute Resolution
14 Jun 2022
Written by Gardner Leader
Dispute Resolution
Buyer beware? Misrepresentation in property transactions
12 Jun 2022
Written by Michelle Di Gioia and
Dispute Resolution
Legal Brief: Sir Geoffrey Vos’ vision of digital justice
06 Jun 2022
Written by Katie Dyson and
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
Reading of the Will
05 Jun 2022
Written by Gardner Leader
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
Where there’s a Will, there’s a way (of saying it)
05 Jun 2022
Written by Gardner Leader
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
How to ensure your pets are provided for after you pass
30 May 2022
Written by Alex Poole and
Family
Cohabitation
27 May 2022
Written by Madia Aslam and
Family
Islamic Nikkah and the law
27 May 2022
Written by Madia Aslam and
Employment
The Jubilee bank holiday and employment law!
26 May 2022
Written by Rabika Basran and
Commercial
Procurement Bill 2022 – first thoughts
19 May 2022
Written by Peter James and
Family
Divorce process – the financial impact
16 May 2022
Written by Gardner Leader
Dispute Resolution
Emotional Intelligence & Listening: How solicitors add value to the client experience
16 May 2022
Written by Ashleigh Wong and
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
Can I retire from my role as Executor?
12 May 2022
Written by Laura McDonagh and
Dispute Resolution
Proprietary injunctions: costs paid under order ‘procured by fraud’ not held on constructive trust (Taylor v Khodabakhsh)
10 May 2022
Written by Katie Dyson and
Dispute Resolution
The Gafta Default Clause: Guidance from the English Commercial Court
22 Apr 2022
Written by Katie Dyson and Chris Felton and
Gardner Leader
World earth day 2022
21 Apr 2022
Written by Gardner Leader
Family
Firm features on ITV Meridian News to discuss No Fault Divorce
14 Apr 2022
Written by Amy Wilson Weymouth and
Commercial
Public procurement now and in the future
08 Apr 2022
Written by Peter James and
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
Deadline for registration of trusts – 1 September 2022
05 Apr 2022
Written by Penny Wright and
Family
No Fault Divorce Law: How will it work?
03 Apr 2022
Written by Ash Sanger and
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
MoneyHighStreet: Including Your Digital Assets in Your Will
02 Apr 2022
Written by Lucy Butcher and
Corporate and Commercial
A Question of National Security
01 Apr 2022
Written by Gail Vallis and
Real Estate
Gardner Leader further expands its Real Estate team to support demand
24 Mar 2022
Written by Gardner Leader
Employment
Health & safety reminders where your workforce is working from home
24 Mar 2022
Written by Gardner Leader
Dispute Resolution
Change of tune – lessons to be learned from pop stars under fire for alleged copyright infringement
24 Mar 2022
Written by Michael Axe and
Dispute Resolution
The privilege is mine? Court offers guidance on litigation privilege
24 Mar 2022
Written by Chris Felton and Katie Dyson and
Real Estate
Beware of Repairs
23 Mar 2022
Written by Karron Whitter and
Real Estate
Assigning a lease – why time matters
23 Mar 2022
Written by Gardner Leader
Employment
Employment law updates – April 2022
14 Mar 2022
Written by Rabika Basran and
Employment
Returning to the workplace
14 Mar 2022
Written by Gardner Leader
Family
How to end your Nikkah – Islamic divorce
10 Mar 2022
Written by Madia Aslam and
Family
Help! My ex-partner and I cannot agree which school to send our child to
10 Mar 2022
Written by Stephanie Vyas and
Real Estate
Do you feel restricted by your restrictive covenant?
10 Mar 2022
Written by Gardner Leader
Corporate
What is Business Asset Disposal Relief, formerly Entrepreneurs’ Relief and how does it work?
02 Mar 2022
Written by Lewis Harvey and
Real Estate
Wigwam Property News: What to consider when taking a lease of commercial premises
21 Feb 2022
Written by Karron Whitter and
Family
No Fault Divorce: The Key Changes
21 Feb 2022
Written by Stephanie Vyas and
Commercial
What does “all reasonable endeavours” mean?
18 Feb 2022
Written by Peter James and
Commercial
What should you expect from a merger?
08 Feb 2022
Written by Philip Humphreys and
Residential Property
Does a right to use imply a right to repair?
28 Jan 2022
Written by Gardner Leader
Residential Property
Business Innovation Mag: New Residential Property expert joins Gardner Leader
27 Jan 2022
Written by Gardner Leader
Gardner Leader
World Environment Day – only one earth
06 Jan 2022
Written by Gardner Leader
Dispute Resolution
A duel at dusk and a dispute at dawn
13 Dec 2021
Written by Gardner Leader
Family
Pets in Divorce. When to Consider a Pet-Nuptial
08 Dec 2021
Written by Ash Sanger and
Employment
Global Banking & Finance: Long Covid – 7 steps to supporting the welfare of your employees and business
07 Dec 2021
Written by Rabika Basran and
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
Metro: Children who are not formally adopted are unfairly missing out on Inheritance
07 Dec 2021
Written by Niamh Minihane and
Commercial Property
Warehouse Logistics: The rise in Big Sheds and how the pandemic has further propelled growth of developments
05 Dec 2021
Written by Tim Blackman and
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
Digital Assets – what are they?
17 Nov 2021
Written by Hannah Wallbridge and
Dispute Resolution
If an executor has an Enduring Power of Attorney (EPA)/Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) but still has mental capacity, who can they appoint as attorney on their behalf to deal with the estate administration? Can the EPA/LPA attorney act in the estate administration?
15 Nov 2021
Written by Alastair Goggins and
Dispute Resolution
We need to serve proceedings (claim form etc) in the British Virgin Islands from the Court of England and Wales. The lease provides England and Wales as the governing law but is silent as to jurisdiction. What steps do we need to take to serve proceedings?
15 Nov 2021
Written by Katie Dyson and Chris Felton and
Family
Remote Hearings
22 Oct 2021
Written by Stephanie Vyas and
Employment
New employment legislation is expected to make it illegal for employers to withhold tips
22 Oct 2021
Written by Gardner Leader
Family
Child arrangements at Christmas
12 Oct 2021
Written by Gardner Leader
Family
A Day in the Life of Stephanie Buckeridge
08 Oct 2021
Written by Stephanie Buckeridge and
Gardner Leader
Working with Swift Logistics Group
02 Oct 2021
Written by Gardner Leader
Corporate and Commercial
The end of the affair – protecting your business when workers leave
30 Sep 2021
Written by Gardner Leader
Dispute Resolution
Will Challenges based on a lack of knowledge and approval, or undue influence
11 Sep 2021
Written by Ashleigh Wong and
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
The dangers of having a DIY Will
03 Sep 2021
Written by Hannah Wallbridge and
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
Is it OK to discuss inheritance and how much money to expect?
23 Aug 2021
Written by Penny Wright and
Employment
Flexible and hybrid working: what can it mean for your business?
19 Aug 2021
Written by Gardner Leader
Dispute Resolution
Applying the Supreme Court’s ruling on Covid-19 related business interruption insurance claims
19 Aug 2021
Written by Michael Axe and
Dispute Resolution
Insurance claims – time to pay up? Insurers are required to pay within a “reasonable” time
19 Aug 2021
Written by Michael Axe and
Employment
How the failure to consider ‘furloughing’ an employee made dismissal unfair
17 Aug 2021
Written by Gardner Leader
Family
Separated Parents – What Happens Next?
02 Aug 2021
Written by Stephanie Newton and
Employment
Employment issues: Returning to work after freedom day
20 Jul 2021
Written by Gardner Leader
Dispute Resolution
High Court strikes out post-termination restrictions against franchisee
19 Jul 2021
Written by Michael Axe and
Dispute Resolution
A sense of purpose: UK Supreme Court clarifies SAAMCO principles
15 Jul 2021
Written by Chris Felton and Katie Dyson and
Dispute Resolution
5 ways to avoid franchise disputes
14 Jul 2021
Written by Michael Axe and
Dispute Resolution
Civil Justice Council: Is compulsory ADR lawful and should it be encouraged?
10 Jul 2021
Written by Gardner Leader
Employment
Long COVID – advice for employers and employees
05 Jul 2021
Written by Rabika Basran and
Commercial Property
The Use Classes Order 2020
05 Jul 2021
Written by Deirdre Smith and
Family
Social Media and Family Disputes
04 Jul 2021
Written by Stephanie Newton and
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
Separation and Divorce: Things to consider
01 Jul 2021
Written by Gardner Leader and
Corporate and Commercial
Starting Your New Business
24 Jun 2021
Written by Gardner Leader
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
Updating your Will – Why, When and How?
01 Jun 2021
Written by Hannah Wallbridge and
Corporate and Commercial
European Super League – the perils of contract enforceability
21 May 2021
Written by Lewis Harvey and
Family
Pets in a divorce – how does it work?
17 May 2021
Written by Ash Sanger and
Gardner Leader
GL Stories – ProtoCool Air Conditioning
05 May 2021
Written by Gardner Leader and
Dispute Resolution
Collateral value: use of documents disclosed under the Norwich Pharmacal jurisdiction in other proceedings
01 May 2021
Written by Katie Dyson and Chris Felton and
Family
New family law expert strengthens Gardner Leader’s senior team and extends firm’s reach in Windsor with new office
22 Apr 2021
Written by Gardner Leader
Corporate and Commercial
Data protection – how to comply
22 Apr 2021
Written by Hannah Davies and
Family
Child Maintenance: What is it and what happens if a parent does not pay?
19 Apr 2021
Written by Stephanie Vyas and
Dispute Resolution
The winner takes it all? Court of Appeal overturns “no order as to costs” in favour of “clear winner”
19 Apr 2021
Written by Gardner Leader
Corporate and Commercial
How to deal with unpaid invoices as a business
16 Apr 2021
Written by Lewis Harvey and
Family
The Telegraph: ‘Divorce by social media’: what’s the etiquette… and why you should never get friends involved
14 Apr 2021
Written by Stephanie Buckeridge and
Commercial
What exactly are “moral rights”?
10 Apr 2021
Written by Peter James and
Dispute Resolution
The buck stops where? Relevance of the defendant’s funding arrangements to an application for security for costs
10 Apr 2021
Written by Katie Dyson and Chris Felton and
Family
Child Arrangements Orders and other options
03 Apr 2021
Written by Stephanie Vyas and
Corporate and Commercial
2021 budget: what it means for small businesses
03 Apr 2021
Written by Gardner Leader
Dispute Resolution
Mediation Client Guide
01 Apr 2021
Written by Harriet Hughes and
Commercial Property
Retail landlords – options for non-paying tenants
31 Mar 2021
Written by Gardner Leader
Corporate and Commercial
How to deal with insolvency procedures as a creditor
31 Mar 2021
Written by Lewis Harvey and
Employment
Businesses in Trouble – TUPE for incoming business owners
31 Mar 2021
Written by Rabika Basran and
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
Inheritance tax threshold frozen until 2026 but why is IHT planning still important?
30 Mar 2021
Written by Lucy Savage and
Dispute Resolution
Does my business interruption insurance cover me for Covid-19 related losses?
26 Mar 2021
Written by Michael Axe and
Family
Finances in Divorce
22 Mar 2021
Written by Madia Aslam and
Commercial Property
Help, my commercial tenant is not paying the rent
22 Mar 2021
Written by Tim Blackman and
Family
Spousal Maintenance FAQs
22 Mar 2021
Written by Madia Aslam and
Commercial Property
2021 Budget – Key announcements for commercial landlords and tenants
19 Mar 2021
Written by Gardner Leader
Corporate and Commercial
Can copyright law accommodate AI?
11 Mar 2021
Written by Peter James and
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
Health and Welfare Lasting Power of Attorney
03 Mar 2021
Written by Bethany Giles and
Employment
Disciplinary procedures, grievances & COVID-19
23 Feb 2021
Written by Gardner Leader
Dispute Resolution
Contract Dispute
19 Feb 2021
Written by Gardner Leader
Dispute Resolution
What is an easement?
17 Feb 2021
Written by Daniel Smith and
Gardner Leader
Bethany Giles – Solicitor Q&A
28 Jan 2021
Written by Gardner Leader
Gardner Leader
Madia Aslam – Solicitor Q&A
28 Jan 2021
Written by Gardner Leader
Family
Family Court Process
26 Jan 2021
Written by Gardner Leader
Commercial Property
Landlord Insolvency in the time of Coronavirus – Considerations for Retail Tenants
20 Jan 2021
Written by Gardner Leader
Corporate and Commercial
Ground-breaking Ruling for Business Interruption Insurance
19 Jan 2021
Written by Lewis Harvey and
Dispute Resolution
Debarring orders and disclosure: when will a defaulting party forfeit their right to participate in proceedings?
16 Nov 2020
Written by Gardner Leader and Chris Felton and Katie Dyson and
Dispute Resolution
Can you make a claim for something you were promised if it is not in their will?
16 Jun 2020
Written by Alastair Goggins and
Dispute Resolution
Security for costs: delay isn’t always fatal
23 Jan 2020
Written by Katie Dyson and Chris Felton and
Residential Property
Freehold rentcharges
28 Nov 2019
Written by Michelle Challis and
Dispute Resolution
Stop the clock – What time limits apply to claims for negligent professional advice?
10 Sep 2019
Written by Michael Axe and
Dispute Resolution
Twitter account owner ordered to pay £40,000 for libellous Tweet he didn’t write
10 Jan 2019
Written by Michael Axe and
Dispute Resolution
The True Cost of Free Advice – professional negligence and gratuitous services
13 Dec 2018
Written by Michael Axe and
Wills, Probate and Estate Planning
Life-sustaining treatment decisions and the importance of Powers of Attorney
23 Oct 2018
Written by Penny Wright and
Dispute Resolution
An Update on The Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977
09 Aug 2018
Written by Gardner Leader and
Dispute Resolution
Considerations if a Lease is forfeited for rent arrears
23 Jul 2018
Written by Joanna Hemsley and
Employment
What is the effect of nationalisation of private sector industry on employment?
06 Jun 2018
Written by Saif Khan and
Family
Pound for Pound – Spousal Maintenance vs. Universal Credit
20 Oct 2017
Written by Stephanie Newton and
Dispute Resolution
The Lesson in Elliott v Simmonds – Proceed with Caution
08 Jun 2016
Written by Gardner Leader
Residential Property
Peppercorn rents
23 Dec 2012
Written by Stuart Durrant and

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