Tuesday 5th Nov 2013
The Court of Appeal has recently rejected an appeal by John Green and Paul Rowley in their case against the Royal Bank of Scotland PLC (the Bank). The Court held that the Claimants had not been advised to purchase the swap in question and the Bank therefore did not owe them a common law duty of care, writes Jonathan Dinsdale.
Wednesday 23rd Oct 2013
The Ministry of Justice have today announced they are deferring their decision on raising the Small Claims Limit for personal injury claims until the impacts of LASPO and other reforms in the market are better understood.
Thursday 17th Oct 2013
We have a number of conveyancing job vacancies in Manchester and Kingston to join our expanding property team. We have both conveyancing Paralegal/Fee earner vacancies as well as conveyancing support vacancies.
Friday 11th Oct 2013
The Help to Buy - sometimes called Assist to Buy - is intended to help first time buyers get on the property ladder, as well as those looking to move up it. Since its launch in April 2013 Help to Buy has supported over 10,000 first time buyers and existing homeowners buy a new home with as little as 5% deposit. With the launch of its second phase in October, our quick guide to the Help to Buy Scheme hopefully answers any questions you may have if you are considering buying a property through it.
Tuesday 1st Oct 2013
Join us for a FREE emplomyent seminar at our Kingston office on Thursday 24th October 2013, looking at discipline and grievance and the legal implications for your business.
Tuesday 1st Oct 2013
Various changes to employment law have come into force this month and it is important that employers are up to date with the changes. This month's newsletter looks at the national minimum wage increase, employee rights on TUPE transfers, changes to the law on third party harrasment and the right to be accompanied at a grievance and disciplinary meeting.
Friday 27th Sep 2013
Colemans-ctts conveyancing solicitors were recognised for the second year running as one of the best conveyancing services in London at the LFS Conveyancing Awards last night. Up against incredibly tough competition, Colemans-ctts narrowly missed out on the Gold award they won at last year’s ceremony, picking up the Silver and cementing our reputation as a leading property law firm and one of the best conveyancing solicitors in London and the South East.
Thursday 26th Sep 2013
Renowned legal directory The Legal 500 has once again recognised Colemans-ctts as a leading regional law firm for each of our core services in their recently released 2013-14 edition.
Friday 6th Sep 2013
With 130 cars, lorries, trucks and vans involved in the pile up, the Sheppey Crossing accident will be remembered as one of the largest of recent times. The images showing the scale of the car crash on the bridge in Kent illustrate how miraculous it was that there were no fatalities. For those victims of the accident who were injured in the crash at Sheppey will they be able to claim compensation for their injuries?
Wednesday 4th Sep 2013
Passengers involved in a train crash at Buttingdon in Welshpool are considering whether to claim compensation after they were injured in an accident involving a tractor and a train travelling from Birmingham to Aberystwyth.