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City

What Impact Will Brexit Have On Employment Law?

25th Jul 2017

Brexit (along with Donald Trump) remains the most topical headline in the news. I have yet to watch a BBC breakfast show that doesn’t mention the word Brexit (or Donald Trump come to think of it). But most business owners and employees are concerned about the impact Brexit will have on employment rights.

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Is your employer treating you unfairly?

19th Jul 2017

A significant number of employees feel badly treated by their employer. This can be for various reasons - an overly aggressive manager, lack of support, problems with pay, discrimination and unfair dismissal. The trouble is that many employees are put off taking action to address the situation.

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Wedding

Pre-Nuptial Agreements - Be Prepared

17th Oct 2016

How many stories have you heard about someone who did very badly on the finances in a divorce or a separation? You might not have heard all the details but many of us know people who feel very hard done by in the family justice system. There is a way to minimise the chance of this happening to you.

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Easyjet

Sex Discrimination Claims

7th Oct 2016

All employers have a duty to treat employees equally regardless of gender. Most of the time this is fairly simple. A man and woman doing the same work should receive the same pay for example and most companies manage to avoid this kind of direct discrimination. However, a recent case involving the EasyJet airline shows that there are traps for unwary employers which can have a discriminatory effect upon their staff.

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Will

Will Aid

30th Sep 2016

Every year dozens of charities depend for their survival on bequests made in wills. Once again Gales are proud to be taking part in the annual 'Will Aid' month. Throughout the month of November we will be offering free wills to those who qualify for 'Will Aid.'

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Flats

Landlords - Obligations for new Landlords

19th Sep 2016

The new University term has begun and with it comes an influx of new tenants across Bournemouth. With a new tenant comes a long list of responsibilities and it is all too easy to miss these.

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Book

Deputyship

7th Oct 2015

What happens when an individual loses mental capacity and is unable to manage his or her own affairs?

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Couple

Moving in Together

7th Oct 2015

Unfortunately most cohabiting couples have no idea what their rights are.

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Child

Legal Aid and Family Law

7th Oct 2015

This year has seen various changes to legal aid and family law work.

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Child Holding Hands

Family Costs

7th Oct 2015

The breakdown the relationship is possibly the most stressful time you will ever experience.

Child Holding Hands

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Wills

7th Oct 2015

Why do I need to make a will?

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Banana

Personal Injury - Righting Their Wrongs

7th Oct 2015

Fed up with constantly hearing…
"Have you had an injury within the last 3 years?"

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