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November 27, 2022

Brexit and EU Foreign Subsidies Regulation, Corporate Transparency Bill & trade with Canada

Brexit and the EU Foreign Subsidies Regulation On 10th November 2022, the EU Parliament announced that it had voted to give “its green light to a new EU law ensuring…
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November 20, 2022

Upper Tribunal ruling on recovering legal costs through the service charge

Landlords often fight legal battles for what they perceive to be the benefit of their tenants – but can the legal and professional costs of pursuing such proceedings be recovered…
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November 20, 2022

Cost of Living (Tenant Protection) Scotland Act 2022

A few years ago the Scottish Parliament passed legislation introducing widespread reforms to residential lettings in Scotland. Its provisions are similar to the current White Paper on residential letting reform…
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November 20, 2022

High Court decision on nuisance caused by fish & chips

The question of whether a use of land amounts to an actionable nuisance very much depends on the character of the locality. The High Court made that point in ruling…
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November 20, 2022

Court of Appeal rules on validity of notice to quit

Companies have their own legal personalities, distinct from their owners. That basic principle of law could hardly be more important and proved decisive in a Court of Appeal case concerning…
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November 9, 2022

Real estate solicitor Amanda Hurst joins Excello Law in Liverpool

Real estate specialist Amanda Hurst has joined national firm Excello Law based in Liverpool. Qualifying in 2002, she has a wide range of commercial property experience as well as specialisms…
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November 8, 2022

To fine or not to fine? The curious case of the missing £10m

On 30 June 2022, after six months in post, the UK’s new Information Commissioner John Edwards published an open letter to public authorities in the UK. The letter set out…
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November 7, 2022

Excello Law acquires My Business Counsel growing its national consultant lawyer base in London and Midlands

Excello Law, a leader in the consultancy law firm space, has taken a pioneering leap in its growth strategy with the acquisition of the established fee share firm My Business…
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November 1, 2022

What happens when you audit the auditors?

Root and branch reform of the UK’s audit and corporate governance regime is widely recognised as being long overdue. Such reform did come a step closer, after the government’s plans…
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November 1, 2022

Brexit and India, Retained EU Law and the Digital Services Act

Brexit and India On 18th October 2022, City AM published an article entitled “No Brexit karma in Delhi: Whisky and visas increasingly complicate £27bn trade deal between UK and India”.…
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November 1, 2022

How Harpur Trust v Brazel will affect holiday pay

Paid holiday is a fundamental and long-established feature of UK employment contracts. But the question of how employers calculate holiday pay for workers with variable hours has been the subject…
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October 25, 2022

Chambers Band 1 ranking for agriculture and estates specialist Richard Williams

Richard (Dicky) Williams, a specialist in agriculture and estates based in Chester, has been ranked as Band 1 in Chambers 2023 directory for the whole of the north west. With…

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Top 10 Reasons to Become a Consultant Lawyer with Excello Law

1. Be your own boss As a self-employed consultant solicitor working within a national consultancy law firm infrastructure, you’re in charge of your own destiny. Build your practice with full…
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