Children to get more of a voice in family courts

Children who are involved in family hearings will soon be able to tell the judge their own thoughts and opinions on the cases affecting them.

Is obesity the new disability

The Advocate General, Europe’s most senior legal advisor, has recently issued an opinion on the subject of whether obesity qualifies as a disability in the workplace.

Guidance on appointment to boards

The Equality and Human Rights Commission has recently published guidance to advise companies on the equality law with which appointments to boards must be made.

Fraser Brown host charity golf day

Fraser Brown held a charity golf day at The Nottinghamshire Golf Club on Tuesday, raising £5,000 for MacMillan and Breakthrough Breast Cancer.

Fraser Brown shortlisted for awards

The residential property department at Fraser Brown has been shortlisted as finalists for two categories in the 2014 Law Firm Services Conveyancing Awards.

Presumption of Death Act

The government has announced that the Presumption of Death Act 2013 will come into force on 1 October 2014.

Government proposes better deals for those dealing with failing companies

The government have given recommendations that aim to ensure businesses and customers get a better deal from failing companies.

New charges for Child Maintenance Service

From 30 June 2014, fees have been introduced for people applying to the Child Maintenance Service (CMS).

Flexible working comes into effect

The new Flexible Working Regulations 2014 officially come into force today, 30 June.

Consumer Contracts Regulations mean better protection

On 13 June, the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 came into force

Fat Cat founder opens new pub with a twist

Fraser Brown’s commercial property and licensing departments have recently worked with Matt Saunders, founder of the Fat Cat chain of bars on his latest venture.

Nottingham hotel granted licence despite objections

With help from the licensing department at Fraser Brown, a hotel in Nottingham city centre has been granted later hours, additional rooms have been licensed and 9 pages of conditions and restrictions have been removed from the licence.


23.Jun.2014 | Licensing

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