Dispute Resolution - Page 2

A royal lesson in keeping things under your hat

A judicial decision has seen the late Duke of Edinburgh’s will sealed for 90 years, and the value of the estate excluded from the grant...

Lucy Penfold

Senior Solicitor, Dispute Resolution
Dispute Resolution | 7th October 2021

What is Alternative Dispute Resolution and why is it important?

Alternative Dispute Resolution (“ADR”) is exactly what it says on the tin- it’s an alternative way to attempt to resolve a dispute. If you haven’t...

Lucy Penfold

Senior Solicitor, Dispute Resolution
Dispute Resolution, Employment | 6th September 2021

Hope for holidaymakers when things go wrong

The dream of a tropical paradise became a nightmare, and a long-running legal battle, for one holidaymaker after she was subjected to a violent assault...

Jane Crosby

Partner, Head of Dispute Resolution & Accredited Mediator
Dispute Resolution, Employment | 10th August 2021

Too much Too soon?

Employees and Employers have all faced unprecedented challenges this past 18 months due to the pandemic. As our so called “normal working lives” resume, how...

Jane Crosby

Partner, Head of Dispute Resolution & Accredited Mediator
Dispute Resolution | 29th July 2021

Neighbour disputes – what exactly are they?

Disputes between neighbours can be difficult to deal with. They can often be fuelled with emotions and based on staunch principles. One of the key...

Lucy Penfold

Senior Solicitor, Dispute Resolution
Dispute Resolution, Employment | 22nd July 2021

Flexible working – the debate continues

The effect of the pandemic has made businesses think more carefully about the issues surrounding the obligation to work flexibly.  An important ruling in the...

Jane Crosby

Partner, Head of Dispute Resolution & Accredited Mediator

Aspiring property hosts must check the small print

As the shutters lift on life, with shops and bars opening and holiday planning underway, property owners may be thinking of cashing in on the...

Lucy Penfold

Senior Solicitor, Dispute Resolution
Dispute Resolution, Employment | 22nd March 2021

Harassment hits hard at every level

When bullying or racism is involved, seniority and titles do not confer special protection. Recent headlines have shown that bullying and racism can affect anyone...

Jane Crosby

Partner, Head of Dispute Resolution & Accredited Mediator

Critical reporting for company relocations during the pandemic

A complex court case over conflicting dispute resolution provisions has highlighted a simple, but vital, takeaway on the importance of corporate reporting requirements for all...

Leah Whittaker

Paralegal, Commercial & Corporate

Retail tenants should check the small print

As a fresh wave of lockdown measures cut across the UK, retail tenants may be experiencing new concerns about how to pay the rent, but...

Anne Bridger

Senior Solicitor, Commercial Property