latest from wilkes

Sarah Begley - The Wilkes Partnership, Employment Solicitor, Birmingham, Solihull Progressive Conditions – Is Diabetes a Disability? (Friday, 24 March, 2017) - There are two types of diabetes: type 1 which is controlled by insulin and is usually defined as a disability under the Equality Act 2010 and type 2, which can be controlled by diet and/or medication. So does this mean …
Business Growth Seminar, The Wilkes Partnership Solicitors, Birmingham, Solihull, Corporate Lawyer Event – Preparing Your Business for Growth (Friday, 24 March, 2017) - The Wilkes Partnership Solicitors in conjunction with BSN Chartered Accountants and Finance Birmingham are hosting a business growth breakfast seminar. The seminar will take place on 28th March 2017 at our Birmingham office, 41 Church Street, Birmingham B3 2RT. The morning will …
The Wilkes Partnership, Employment Law Birmingham Solihull Pam Sidhu Dress Codes & Discrimination in the Workplace (Thursday, 23 March, 2017) - The issue of discriminatory dress codes recently came to public attention when a petition calling for it to be made illegal for employers to require women to wear high heels at work received over 150,000 signatures. The petitioner was a …
Ellie Holland, The Wilkes Partnership Solicitors, Solihull, Birmingham, Probate, Solicitor Solihull Huge rise in probate ‘fees’ makes proper estate planning crucial (Tuesday, 21 March, 2017) - A 9000% rise in probate fees, coming into effect from 1 May 2017, could cause a financial and administrative headache for people with assets of more than £50,000, and a rush for demand in estate planning advice. The existing flat fee …
Mark Abrol - The Wilkes Partnership Solicitors, Contentious Probate, Birmingham, Solihull Order restored? The final chapter after 10 years of Ilott v Mitson (Thursday, 16 March, 2017) - A long-running contentious probate case has seen the Supreme Court overturn a decision to increase the sum of money left to a woman by her estranged mother, who left her entire £500,000 estate to three animal charities. The case of …