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Official Receiver -v- Brown 2018 EWCA Civ 303
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 18 2018

Mr Brown was declared bankrupt on 12 May 2016, following possession proceedings and costs order against him which had not been paid. Mr Brown did not


Glasgow (the bankruptcy trustee of Harlequin Property SVG Limited) v (1) ELS Law Ltd and others 2017 EWHC 3004 (Ch)
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 18 2018

This case involves an application brought by the trustee in the bankruptcy of Harlequin Property SVG Ltd (the "Company"), property developers


It is not discriminatory for an employer to pay more for maternity leave than shared parental leave
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 13 2018

The Employment Appeal Tribunal has released its judgement on the case of Capita Customer Management Limited v Ali. The judgement confirms that Mr Ali


Entrepreneurs' Relief in the context of Farmland
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 12 2018

Many say there is a need for large scale house building in the UK. This brings with it opportunities for landowners, such as owners of estates and


I don't need a Will
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 12 2018

"I don't need a Will..." Granted, this opinion seems to be held by the majority of the UK, with statistics suggesting that around 60 of the adult


Reasonable behaviour - recovering costs in Small Claims Track
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 10 2018

If your claim is below £10,000 it will be allocated to the small claims track. Generally speaking, in small claims cases you will never be awarded


Important update regarding EMI options
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 10 2018

On 4 April 2018 HMRC published an update in relation to the enterprise management incentive (EMI) scheme.The EMI regime is subject to EU State Aid


Protecting your employees from sexual harassment in the workplace
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 9 2018

The Equality and Human Rights Commission has recently published a report: 'Turning tables: ending sexual harassment at work' ("the Report"). It makes


Directors’ fiduciary duties and the conversion of company property
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 9 2018

The Supreme Court has recently held that directors who have caused company property to be transferred to another company under their control may be


Playing 'technical games' considered breach of solicitor's duty to further the overriding objective
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 9 2018

Master Bowles' recent decision in the case of Woodward v Phoenix Healthcare Ltd 2018 EWCH 334 (Ch) (16 March 2018) has been met with surprise and