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Employment lawyer launches Fair Redundancy Pledge

A Yorkshire-based employment lawyer is calling on the UK’s major employers to be more open and transparent on their redundancy plans for 2020-21 and beyond. Hannah Strawbridge, founder of Halifax-based Han Law, an employment law and HR specialist, wants big companies to sign up to the Fair Redundancy Pledge.

R3 Yorkshire chair supports Government moves to tackle late payment problems impacting SMEs

The latest Government action to help ensure that more small businesses get their invoices paid on time has been welcomed by the Yorkshire chair of insolvency and restructuring trade body R3. Eleanor Temple is backing the launch of a consultation focusing on giving greater powers to the Office of the

Two solicitors made partners t leading law firm

Two solicitors, Harjit Rait and Tom Edwards, have been made partners at Yorkshire based LCF Law. Harjit joined LCF Law’s family law team in 2017 and has worked closely with its head of department, Rachel Spencer Robb, to increase the department’s presence in the Bradford area in particular.

Two years running! Eaton Smith shortlisted for the 2020 TIGA Awards

Eaton Smith is immensely proud to confirm that, for a second year running, we have been shortlisted in the Best Legal Services Supplier category of TIGA’s 2020 Annual Awards. Commenting on the shortlist, Chris Taylor, partner said; "We are pleased to be recognised at national awards level for

Companies urged to recover debts now to ensure survival

Companies of all sizes should act swiftly to recover money owed and ensure their survival from the fallout of Covid-19, warn specialist debt recovery lawyers. Experts at Yorkshire law firm Lupton Fawcett say some businesses have been reluctant to chase debts, preferring to give customers more time to pay their

Yorkshire law firm welcomes the aspiring lawyers

Yorkshire law firm Gordons has welcomed three new aspiring lawyers to its pioneering legal apprenticeship. Katie Breckin, Abby Sidebottom and Danny Knee are all recent school leavers and have joined the firm as they take their first steps on the legal career ladder. Since launching the first-of-its-kind legal apprenticeship in

Ramsdens fly the flag for Yorkshire at Legal Business Awards 2020

Ramsdens Solicitors is delighted to announce that we have been Highly Commended at the Legal Business Award 2020 in the Regional Firm of the Year category. Ramsdens was recognised with this award due to its commitment to the local community in which it is situated. The firm has been providing