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Litigation Partner quoted in Guardian piece on homebuyers facing “rip off” ground rents

2 December 2016

Carter Lemon Camerons’ Graham Balchin was quoted in an article in The Guardian newspaper last month on the widespread problem …

School apologises to worker who shared gay marriage views with pupil

30 November 2016

A school has apologised to a school teaching assistant it disciplined for sharing her views on gay marriage with a …

Practices need to be ready to “embrace change”, the head of the RCGP argues

21 November 2016

The chair of the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) has argued that doctors need to be prepared to look …

Study into racial inequality in the workplace yields worrying findings

15 November 2016

A new study examining the issue of racial inequality in the workplace suggests that ethnic minority workers are frequently subjected …

‘Unfair’ SDLT surcharge has left thousands of divorce settlements open to challenge

1 November 2016

A three per cent Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) surcharge imposed on purchases of additional properties earlier this year has …

Uber drivers win landmark Tribunal

31 October 2016

Uber drivers who had argued that they should be classed as “workers” rather than self-employed have won their case at …

40 UK estates go unclaimed every week due to lack of wills

26 October 2016

Recent research has revealed that as many as 40 estates go unclaimed every week, due to the increasing number of …

Study sheds light on gender gap in workplace opportunities

18 October 2016

A new study has revealed a significant gender gap in workplace opportunities – with women who are either pregnant or …

Study suggests upward trend in number of estates facing IHT

5 October 2016

The number of estates liable for inheritance tax (IHT) is on the rise – and the number of Britons liable …

Letting a leasehold property on Airbnb could be against the law

27 September 2016

A landmark ruling could have widespread implications for UK homeowners renting out their properties on holiday lettings websites such as …