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May 17, 2022 in News

Held to ransom: protecting your business from cyber attack

Tuckers had been hit by a ransomware attack that caused the encryption of almost one million files and the release of a small number of these onto the dark web.…
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May 9, 2022 in News

Excello advises University of Leicester on £100 million development of pioneering Space Park

Excello real estate partner Richard Osborn has been involved in the Space Park Leicester development for over 5 years, originally advising University of Leicester on the acquisition of land from…
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May 5, 2022 in News

Excello Law acts for shareholders of diagnostics company Psyros on its sale to Prolight

Excello business and corporate partner Robert Lyons recently acted for the shareholders of a UK diagnostics company, Psyros Diagnostics Limited (Psyros) – a specialist in ‘point of care’ (POC) testing…
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May 4, 2022 in News

Brexit and Morocco, corporate re-domiciliation and UK’s Subsidy Control Act

Brexit and Morocco On 21st April 2022, The Times published a full-page advertisement from “Morocco Now”, the Moroccan Government Trade and Investment Agency, aimed at encouraging UK investors to explore…
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April 29, 2022 in News

Family lawyer Rachel Murphy joins national firm Excello Law in Dorset

Solicitor Rachel Murphy, who specialises in a range of family law matters including divorce, financial matters, domestic abuse, child arrangements and pre-nuptial and cohabitation agreements, has joined national firm Excello…
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April 26, 2022 in News

High Court ruling on disclosure of defects in title to land

An important High Court ruling has underlined how sellers are under an overriding legal obligation to disclose defects in title that may have a significant impact on price. A buyer…
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April 26, 2022 in News

Upper Tribunal decides on hope value of constructing additional flats on top of an existing block

A relaxation of planning rules has presented landlords of residential blocks with the tempting opportunity to extend them skywards, creating additional apartments. In a guideline case, the Upper Tribunal (UT)…
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April 26, 2022 in News

Excello advises The Suzy Lamplugh Trust on bystander intervention training programme deal with L’Oreal Paris

Excello business and corporate lawyer Anca Thomson has advised the UK’s pioneering personal safety charity, The Suzy Lamplugh Trust, on the terms of a deal with L’Oréal Paris to bring…
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April 26, 2022 in News

Telecoms provider succeeds in obtaining new agreement on mast situated in a national park

Private property rights sometimes have to take second place to the onward march of technology. The Court of Appeal powerfully made the point in a case concerning the controversial siting…
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April 26, 2022 in News

High Court rules on insurance cover for Covid enforced closures of restaurant premises

Numerous hospitality and other businesses suffered crushing losses when they were denied access to their commercial premises during COVID-19 lockdowns. However, many of them can take comfort from the High…
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April 26, 2022 in News

Excello advises CDY Ceilings and Partitions on Employee Ownership Trust

Excello business and corporate partner Chris Robinson recently advised on the transfer of a controlling shareholding in Hull-based CDY Ceilings and Partitions Limited to an employee-ownership trust (EOT) for the…
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April 26, 2022 in News

Employee Ownership Trusts and the entrepreneur

Which entrepreneur wouldn’t want to sell his or her company at full value, tax free? And even better, without having to find the buyer and negotiate a deal? That is…
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How to Become a Consultant Solicitor

Most lawyers are used to traditional work practices: long commutes to the office, late nights, high billable hours targets, lack of control and office politics, just to name a few. However, it doesn’t have to be this way

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Bring Your Career in Law Into the 21st Century

We were one of the first law firms to embrace agile working. Excello lawyers choose where they work; from our office network, at home or remotely. They also choose when they work and pick working hours that best suit them.

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Law firm life during and after lockdown – Q&A with Jo Losty

The impact of Covid-19 has thrown up both challenges and opportunities across the profession. We spoke to her about the trends she’s seeing as lockdown starts to ease and why #WFH is now all the rage.

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