Monthly Archives: July 2015

Twagiarism; Jokes hidden on Twitter

“BREAKING NEWS: Twitter is hiding tweets reported stolen. And it’s referring to the author as a ‘copyright holder’” The tweet was made on Saturday 25 July 2015 by @PlagiarismBad in reference to copyright infringement over Twitter. @PlagiarismBad detected five lifted … Continue reading

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Where there is a Will…there is a Family Member

The Court of Appeal made a landmark ruling yesterday in relation to a claim against a Will made by a daughter of the deceased. The case involved a Will of Malita Jackson who had died in 2004 leaving her estate … Continue reading

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Fight For Your Rights Part II

From 1 October 2015, the new Consumer Rights Act 2015 replaces a number of existing laws relating to the supply of goods, services and digital content for contracts made from that date. Here are three key changes: (1) A more … Continue reading

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Police State; London Helicopter Police’s Turbulent Tweet

Scotland Yard has defended a picture tweeted by a police helicopter team which appears to show comedian Michael McIntyre standing in a London street. The ground operations director for the NPAS, Superintendent Richard Watson, said: “We are aware of the … Continue reading

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Holiday Pay – It looks like voluntary overtime will make the cut

Background As previously covered in my blog on 4 November 2014, recent case law now stipulates that regular non-guaranteed overtime should be included in holiday pay calculations. In these cases, such as Bear Scotland Ltd and others v Fulton and others, … Continue reading

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Fight For Your Rights

From 1 October 2015, the new Consumer Rights Act 2015 replaces a number of existing laws; consolidating eight pieces of separate legislation into a single piece of new legislation. The Act will change the rules relating to the supply of … Continue reading

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House PRIDE?

You cannot fail to have noticed the LGBT movement in recent weeks. The Pride March in London, the major US Supreme Court decision to give same-sex couples the nationwide right to marry and social media sites, like Facebook, awash with … Continue reading

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Transfer Window Open; What will clubs do if they have to pull the cord and open the parachute in 10 months time?

The Transfer Window opened on Wednesday and now is the time of the year when all clubs will look to strengthen their squads with vast amounts of money committed by Premiership Clubs, not only in transfer fees (and invariably Agents … Continue reading

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Holiday Parks – Know Your Name

Does your park have a name which stands out from the crowd? Is there another park with the same name? Are clients confused? What if someone sets up down the road with the same name? Have you heard of trade … Continue reading

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