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From time to time we will post news articles and announcements relating to the firm and to various legal issues that may be of interest to you.

Reducing Health Risks in Food Manufacturing

Improving the health and safety of workers in food manufacturing businesses is the aim of a new programme of unannounced inspections announced by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE). 

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8 Important Employment Law Cases in 2018

Following on from our blog last week focussing on the employment law legislation to be aware of in the coming 12 months, we turn our attention to highlighting eight cases in the field of employment law which will be decided by the courts and tribunals this year. We believe that each of these cases is likely to have real implications for employers and how they operate on a day to day basis.

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Private Residential Tenancies - Major Changes for Residential Tenancies

The Private Housing (Tenancies) Scotland Act 2016 came into force on 1st December 2017. From that date, no new assured or short assured tenancies can be entered into. Any new letting will become a Private Residential Tenancy ("PRT") governed by the new legislation. Existing assured and short assured tenancies will continue until their term has expired, or if it is continuing on a rolling basis, it will continue under the old legislation.

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Voice Activated Nightmare

Voice-command purchasing is enabled as a default on the Alexa devices and we have read several stories of Alexa following commands from the TV to place orders online. Many households in America were confused when Dollhouses started turning up on their doorsteps for it to be traced back to a segment on a TV show that featured a story of a family who were confused as to why a Dollhouse had appeared and then discovered their little girl had asked Alexa “can you play dollhouse with me and get me a dollhouse?”

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Matrimonial Property and Divorce – ‘Who Gets What?’

One of the most pressing concerns for individuals going through a divorce or dissolution of a civil partnership is ‘who gets what’ when it comes to the division of matrimonial property.

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