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Stephensons offers seven new training contracts

The national law firm, Stephensons, has announced the appointment of seven new  trainee solicitors , commencing their contracts next month.  The chosen seven – who were among more than 40 applicants from Stephensons' paralegal...

South Korea introduces world's first 'robot tax'

South Korea is the first country to introduce a dedicated tax on robots in a bid to quell fears that the machines will replace human workers and lead to mass unemployment. The Korean government will limit tax incentives for investments in automated...

Kids Company investigation 'a lesson' to voluntary directors

The founder and former trustees of the the charity Kids Company face lengthy bans on holding company directorships under an investigation by the Government's Insolvency Service. Alan Yentob - a former BBC creative director, and...

MILLENNIALS 'driving an indifferent attitude to crime' as study shows group is MOST likely to break the law

• Those aged under-35 are most likely to have committed an offence in past year • Offences included speeding, taking illegal substances and urinating in public • 'Millennials' also most likely to try and justify...

Stephensons reappointed to multi-authority framework

Stephensons has been reappointed to provide legal service to a local authority framework which includes several councils across Yorkshire. The firm will provide legal support and guidance in five key areas for Leeds City Council, West Yorkshire Combined...

Could your summer holiday win you a prize?

The summer holidays have arrived and many of us are busy planning what to cram into our suitcase for our trip away. At Stephensons our Wills and Probate team find that this is also a busy time with lots of people utilising the longer days and time at...

Major amputation conference being staged by national law firm, Stephensons

All-day event at Imperial War Museum North, Manchester, on 19 October, 2017 Expert speakers will address a specialist conference on all aspects of amputation at an event staged by national law firm, Stephensons. The all-day event at the Imperial War...

'Tougher sentences for gross negligence manslaughter' in wake of Grenfell and Hillsborough

The Sentencing Council has announced a consultation on its proposals for how people convicted of manslaughter should be sentenced, including tougher sentences for so-called 'gross negligence manslaughter'.  The consultation comes against a...

Stephensons' summer conveyancing prize draw

Stephensons is delighted to be able to assist people who are buying or selling a home. So as a thank you for choosing us everyone who instructs our  residential conveyancing solicitors  on a sale or purchase this summer will be entered...

Stephensons joins Limbless Association Legal Panel

Stephensons, the national law firm, has been appointed to the Limbless Association Limb Loss Legal Panel for the North West and North East of England. As part of its appointment, the firm will provide specialist legal advice, consultation and support as...
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