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Employment Law No Win No Fee Solicitors – Leeds

Employment Law Advice Leeds   Are you seeking legal professionals who are specialists in handling disputes involving all aspects of employment law to provide you with advice for your particular situation following a dispute with your employer in Leeds?   If you are involved in employment dispute at your place of work, you should consult…

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Self Care – A Guide to Mental Health

Self-care is a constant repetition of many habits which together soothe you and make sure you are at your optimum emotionally, physically and mentally. Mental Health.

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Covid-19 and Your Personal Injury Claim

Covid-19 and Your Personal Injury Claim     We have now been in the grip of the Covid-19 pandemic for the majority of 2020 and it is clear that a return to normal is still some way off. However, we have seen the shift from the initial confusion, to businesses adapting to a new way…

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Motorcycle case law and what they mean to motorcycle users

Motorcycle Case Law Case law is a very useful tool used by law firms and solicitors when valuing claims and also assisting with decisions on liability; we can also use previous case law in our favour to clarify points in dispute and help us get better compensation for our clients.   Overtaking/filtering The Highway Code…

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The Truth About Cosmetic Treatments

Some of you may have caught the documentary, The Truth About Cosmetic Treatments, last night on BBC One.   The Michael Mosley and Mehreen Baig BBC TV documentary focused on a variety of cosmetic treatments, for both their effectiveness and safety. This is part one of a two-part programme, looking at the booming industry and…

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Primodos – The Hormone Pregnancy Test

What was Primodos used for and why was it withdrawn in the UK?   Primodos is a form of hormonal pregnancy test which was produced by the German company Schering AG (now Bayer PLC), and was available in the UK from 1958 to 1978. The medication was withdrawn from general dispensing after allegations emerged that…

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Abbey National Interest Rate Error

Abbey National was one of the largest residential mortgage lenders in the UK before it was bought out by the Spanish banking giant, Santander, in January 2010.   After Santander’s purchase of Abbey National, it slowly became clear due to a technical error in the drafting of Abbey’s 2004 Standard Mortgage Conditions, that many thousands…

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Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2020

With Elder Abuse Awareness Day today – June 15th 2020, it was refreshing to see the topic being discussed on ITV’s Loose Women recently. Whilst focusing on the financial abuse of elders, one of the panel mentioned that she had been recommended to obtain a Power of Attorney by her solicitor. Although she acknowledged that…

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Elder Abuse Awareness Day – 15th June

Elder abuse is a global social issue which affects the health and human rights of millions of older persons around the world. The United Nations General Assembly, in its resolution 66/127, designated June 15 as World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. It represents the one day in the year when the whole world voices its opposition…

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