Small suppliers set to get intel on big company payment performance

New regulations designed to help small businesses get paid on time came into force this month, with a requirement for larger companies to publish information about how long they take to pay suppliers.The requirement affects c...

Overseas Patients and Unpaid Medical Bills – Where Do We Draw the Line?

The issue of unpaid medical bills arising from the treatment of overseas patients has featured in the news recently as the Government attempts to recoup cash wherever it can given the current funding crisis in the NHS.In Octo...

Ashtons Legal welcomes new Dispute Resolution solicitor

Ashtons Legal is pleased to welcome a new solicitor, Annabel Mayer, to its Dispute Resolution team in Bury St Edmunds. Annabel is based at Ashtons Legal’s Guildhall Street office in Bury St Edmunds. She qualified as a...

Late payments 'harming East Anglian firms'

Late payments are having a major impact on firms across East Anglia, which could lead to them facing insolvency, according to a new report. Research carried out by the Eastern Daily Press found around 78 per cent of business...