Where there’s a will, there’s a way

When thinking of making a will, the idea of a Victorian lawyer taking down the last instructions at the bedside still springs to mind for many people.And the 19th century lawyer would find things pretty much as they were if t...

Taxis - Operators and Drivers

All traditional taxi providers are now facing stiffer competition following the arrival of technology-driven services such as Uber. The two tier system that exists between advance booking and Hackney carriages, and the righ...

When tweets become twibels….

Every business using social media should get to grips with publishing law and advertising regulations if they are to avoid reputation-damaging incidents.The reminder follows the news that opinion columnist Katie Hopkins has b...

Collaboration Agreements: It’s good to talk

I will declare my interest at the outset: I am a commercial lawyer and my business is drafting contracts. You would therefore expect nothing other than for me to extol the virtues of detailed contracts written by expert lawye...