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May 16, 2018 in News

What employers need to know about settlement agreements

When employers are faced with potential claims from their employees it is quite common for them to enter into settlement agreements to resolve the dispute. However, not every claim can…

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April 18, 2018 in News

Commercial litigation specialist Sarah Nolan joins new-model firm Excello Law

Sarah Nolan, a specialist in commercial litigation and insolvency, has joined national, new-model firm Excello Law from the Jackson Lees Group where she was a director and Head of Commercial. …

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April 10, 2018 in News

Are auditors to blame for Britain’s high-street woes?

Everyone has felt the effects of a long cold winter. But this year, it was particularly bitter for some of Britain’s best-known retailers. Toys ‘R’ Us will soon be no…

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March 28, 2018 in News

Cutting the red tape: a potential boon to business from Brexit

Does Britain have a clear 2020 vision? Over halfway through the two-year time limit prescribed by the terms of Article 50, but with no Brexit deal yet in sight, several…

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March 28, 2018 in News

International business and corporate lawyer Richard Ding joins Excello Law

Business and corporate specialist Richard Ding, a dual qualified lawyer in both Malaysia and England, has joined new-model firm Excello Law. Richard trained and qualified with Zaid Ibrahim & Co…

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March 20, 2018 in News

Social media and the workplace in the #MeToo era

Quickly following on from the Harvey Weinstein scandal, the #MeToo hashtag went viral across all forms of social media. After it first appeared on Twitter, the hashtag was used 850,000…

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March 8, 2018 in News

New regional business development ambassador appointments for London & Yorkshire

New-model firm Excello Law has appointed two new regional business development ambassadors.  Employment lawyer Hina Belitz will focus on central London, and fellow employment lawyer Matthew Yates will cover Yorkshire….

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March 6, 2018 in News

Is it time to accept coworking and flexible working as the new normal?

Ask someone to list innovative companies which have become notable disruptors in their market and they invariably respond with two names – Uber and Airbnb. That is because both brands…

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February 19, 2018 in News

Women still await their seat at the law firm partnership table

Women in law firms will not achieve parity with men at a senior partnership level until 2037, even though most entrants to the legal profession have been female for more…

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February 13, 2018 in News

Never assume ‘it goes without saying’ in contract wording

Two parties negotiate and agree the terms of a contract, which they put in writing and sign.  Some time later one or other party realises that the contract does not…

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February 7, 2018 in News

Equal pay disparity – what are the legal solutions?

Following Carrie Gracie’s resignation as BBC China editor, when she accused her employer of paying women less than men for equal work, the conversation has moved on from gender pay…

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January 10, 2018 in News

New book focuses on employment law issues for 21st century businesses

Excello employment lawyer Sarah King has published her first book focusing on employment law issues for 21st century businesses.  Called ‘The Evolution of Work’, the book is a practical and…

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April 13, 2018 in Featured

Bring Your Career in Law Into the 21st Century

How can Excello Law help you grow your career in law? We were one of the first law firms to embrace agile working. Excello lawyers choose where they work; from... Read More
April 10, 2018 in Featured

How to Become a Consultant Solicitor

Become a consultant solicitor and grow your career in law Most lawyers are used to traditional work practices: long commutes to the office, late nights, high billable hours targets, lack... Read More