Molesworths News Nov 2011 - Jan 2012
All the latest industry and legal news from your team at Molesworths.
Date online: 07/01/2012
A recent case serves as a reminder to occupiers or owners of premises which are visited by the public that they have a duty to take timely action to prevent injuries caused by ice or snow.
Date online: 03/01/2012
Earlier this year, YouGov carried out a poll on behalf of children’s charity Barnardo’s. The results indicate that 58 per cent of adults in the UK, and 74 per cent of those who are cohabiting, do not currently have a will in place.
Date online: 22/12/2011
A man who tripped on a raised paving stone in the pedestrian area of a high street has won £5,000 in compensation for his injuries.
Date online: 28/11/2011
A joiner who is now terminally ill after being exposed to asbestos at work has won compensation of more than £350,000 from his former employer.
Date online: 21/11/2011
In a speech setting out measures intended to promote economic growth, the Prime Minister has indicated that the Government will consult on the introduction of ‘protected conversations’.
Date online: 14/11/2011
A man who left his partner nearly 20 years ago is not entitled to half the value of the house they had shared, the Supreme Court has ruled.