Driving a larger vehicle on your Cat B (‘car’) driving licence

Soon it may be possible to drive vans up to 4.25 tonnes maximum authorised mass (mam) on a Category B driving licence – but only if they are alternatively-fuelled. Currently 3.5 tonnes is the limit for that type of licence.&n...

Ashtons advises Thyngs Ltd on oversubscribed crowdfunding campaign

Ashtons Legal has advised successful techpreneur Neil Garner on his latest crowdfunding campaign which has seen his company, Thyngs Ltd, raise £385,000 from 388 investors in a crowdfunding campaign. Thyngs is a mobile technol...

Cryptocurrencies – a divorce nightmare?

Cryptocurrencies have seen a vast upsurge in popularity over the past couple of years. Many have come and gone but the best known core currencies at present are Bitcoin, Ethereum, Zcash, Dash, Ripple and Monero. Offering the...

Tracking your digital worth for the next generation

The value of our online lives is worth billions of pounds but many of these assets may never be passed on, as people are failing to record their digital worth.In research undertaken by accountants PWC, the value of our digita...