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santa-small Santa Claus is Coming to Town! (Tuesday, 29 November, 2016) - Birmingham residents can get into the spirit of Christmas early and meet the real Finnish Santa Claus on Friday 2 December. Organised by the Finnish embassy in conjunction with Wilkes, Father Christmas is making the trip from his home in …
the Wilkes Partnership, Corporate Solicitor Birmingham, Kate Hackett Wilkes Corporate Team Advise on Sale of SICFL (Monday, 28 November, 2016) - Kate Hackett of the Wilkes Corporate Team has successfully completed the sale of one of the UK’s largest independent concrete flooring specialists which has been bought out by a local businessman. Stanford Industrial Concrete Flooring Ltd (SICFL), which is based …
Sarah Begley, The Wilkes Partnership, Employment Law, Birmingham, Solihull Are Uber drivers workers? The wider impact of the ruling on the ‘gig’ economy (Tuesday, 8 November, 2016) - A decision reached by the London Central Employment Tribunal in which it was ruled that two Uber drivers were in fact workers has caused a storm in the media since the decision was published on 28th October.  Uber has confirmed …
mark-small Appointment as a Personal Representative – Pitfalls to avoid (Tuesday, 25 October, 2016) - Mark Terrar, Senior Associate in the Contentious Probate Department at The Wilkes Partnership comments on a recent case that highlights liability issues around the administration of an estate. The recent judgement in Lyons v Kerr-Robinson [2016] EWHC 2137 (Ch) demonstrates …
The Wilkes Partnership, Solihull, Law, Solicitors, Birmingham “Thrown in Jail at 71” – Ann-Marie Aston Comments (Wednesday, 19 October, 2016) - Ann-Marie Aston, Senior Associate Solicitor with the Wilkes Partnership LLP, Court of Protection team picks up the thread of the above headline which appeared in Saturday’s Daily Mail. The article concerned a case that was heard by the Court of …