Press releases from Stephensons

Parents who are unhappy with the primary school allocated to their child are being reminded that they do have a legal remedy to potentially challenge the decision. As the somewhat anxious time of year approaches when primary school places are allocated to...
Leading North West law firm launches exclusive helpline for local businesses. In a bid to help business owners with employment law issues, Stephensons Solicitors LLP has created a new helpline, Workplace Connect . Workplace Connect is designed to provide...
There have been some significant changes made to UK employment law in recent years and a number of these are about to impact over the coming 12 months. Stephensons Solicitors LLP explains some of the major new measures that will be coming into effect this...
Businesses who own commercial properties have only a few days before changes to capital allowances will make it more difficult to claim them. It is estimated that there is over £1billion of unclaimed capital allowances in the UK. The new rules over...
A leading clinical negligence solicitor  has welcomed plans to require health workers to own up to mistakes that have led to significant harm to patients. The Health Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, has today announced a consultation on an extended ‘duty...
Bolton-based Stephensons Solicitors LLP and Bury Financial Advisors Ltd are sponsoring a fundraising and networking event next week in aid of the Children Today charity. The networking event, which has been organised by the Business for Breakfast (BforB)...
Today, George Osborne MP predicted growth of the UK economy in 2014 of 2.7%, and 2.3% next year. He said: "If you're a maker, a doer or a saver: this Budget is for you.” In brief, here is a breakdown of the key changes announced in the Budget...
Leading North West law firm Stephensons Solicitors LLP is holding a free legal seminar to advise insolvency professionals on funding for the future. The quarterly seminar will be held at the USN Bolton Arena on 26 th March from 3pm to 4.30pm. It will...
The number of claims accepted by Employment Tribunals has dropped by 75% in three months, according to the latest quarterly statistics published today by the Tribunals Service. From October 2013 – December 2013, 9,801 claims were received – 79%...
A property surveyor from Manchester has been acquitted of conspiracy to defraud Barclays Bank yesterday at Southwark Crown Court. Michael Jones was arrested in 2010 in relation to over valuing properties to facilitate mortgage fraud . The allegations...

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