December 2013

Law, Technology and Design

December 12, 2013 Legal Design

Margaret Hagan recently shared on Twitter a great image she had created, with thoughts on law, technology and design. I retweeted, along with many others, but thought a short post on this would do the image more justice. For me, the key message is that there is so much that the internet and technology, particularly […]

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Pain For Much Gain: Biggest Compensation Payouts

December 9, 2013 Compensation

It might come as a surprise to learn just how common compensation claims are all around the world. From injuries suffered at work, to losses arising out of negligence or even a breach of contract, the laws surrounding compensation across the world are vast and encompass a huge variety of different scenarios and grievances. The […]

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How to make life easier for your loved ones once you’re gone

December 6, 2013 Law

Thinking about your death is not something anyone like’s to do, however it is worth considering what will happen to your property and assets after you are gone. Often, such matters are left for your loved ones to deal with, but there are things you can do before you pass on that you can make […]

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UK legislation and regulations to protect employees and employers

December 6, 2013 Employment

In the UK, a series of pieces of legislation and regulations exist to protect employees and employers from injury in the workplace. Environmental legislation also exists to protect the environment and minimise impact from business processes. Most businesses in the UK are covered by these pieces of legislation, and failing to comply can result in […]

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