There was a story published in the media recently about the owner of a convenience store in Hereford who had changed the signage of his shop to look incredibly similar to that of a very famous super market. But what was wrong in him doing this?
It has been hard to avoid the furore surrounding the new home for The Great British Bake Off this week after it was announced that the hit show will move from the BBC to Channel 4 after this series.
An NHS associate director was advised in 2011 that her role was at risk of redundancy. She was due to go away on a family holiday that same month so she immediately requested that no decision was made until she returned...
What is Wigston known for? We know there are lots of schools and colleges, there are beautiful churches and there’s even room for a museum!
In a recent case at the High Court, the judge rejected an application from the defendant to move the date of the trial set against them...
More than 115,000 UK employees of fast-food chain McDonald’s, are being offered fixed hour contracts rather than zero hour contacts, in a move they say is a way to show their investment to their staff.
We recently had an enquiry from a client who is a 50% shareholder, director and employee with her business partner in a company...
A Leicester businessman was dismayed at having been issued with court proceedings for over fifty thousand pounds by a loyal and previously happy customer...
The expectation that men are the breadwinners whilst women stay at home to tend to the children is an old fashioned view which is out of date. A more modern attitude to parenting is sharing the responsibilities where possible which increasingly sees more men staying at home with the children or working part-time and the mothers returning to work full time.
An employment appeal tribunal has concluded that a trainee solicitor with Asperger’s was unfairly disadvantaged after she was required to complete a multiple- choice psychometric test as part of the recruitment process.
Lawson-West staff will once again be participating in the Leicester Legal Walk on the 19th June this year.
The general election on 8th June 2017 will inevitably result in a change to the political landscape. Now that the major parties have set out their plans for government, it’s worth looking at what they’re offering.
The manager of an investment banking division who had access to vast quantities of confidential client data, sent messages to a personal acquaintance via messaging app Whatsapp to show off about the financial status of his clients.
Lawson-West are teaming up with Haines Watts and ISJ Wealth Management to bring you a seminar all about planning for the future of your business.