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Coporate Lawyer Birmingham - The Wilkes Partnership Wilkes advise NVM and shareholders on exit from Silverwing Group in a sale to Eddyfi NDT Inc (Monday, 27 June, 2016) - The Wilkes corporate team, have advised NVM and the other shareholders on their exit of Silverwing UK. Rick Smyth, corporate partner, led the transaction assisted by Mike Linford and Matthew Smith (corporate), together with support from various specialist teams within …
Solihull region booming for professionals - The Wilkes Partnership - Birmingham, Solihull, Law Solihull region booming for professionals -54% in “highly-skilled” jobs (Wednesday, 22 June, 2016) - A recent report by NatWest’s Regional Economic Tracker indicates that there has been a 1.6% rise in high-skilled employment in the West Midlands, with the strongest concentration being in Solihull. It is thought that the expansion of Jaguar Land Rover …
tribunal-small Tougher Enforcement of Tribunal Awards and Settlements Now In Force (Monday, 20 June, 2016) - According to the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS), approximately one-third of employment tribunal awards went unpaid in 2013. In light of this large proportion of unpaid awards, the government has launched a new scheme, penalising employers who fail …
warehouse-small Sports Direct: Mike Ashley admits not paying his staff the minimum wage (Thursday, 16 June, 2016) - On 7th June 2016 the billionaire founder of the well-known sports chain, Mike Ashley, gave evidence to the Business Skills and Innovation Committee following an investigation by the Guardian that found Sports Direct’s warehouse workers were not receiving an hourly …
The Wilkes Partnership - Birmingham, Law, Corporate. Forestry F&W Forestry Services Wilkes advises U.S. forestry management company F&W Forestry Services on UK Acquisition (Friday, 10 June, 2016) - Wilkes advises U.S. forestry management company F&W Forestry Services Inc (F&W) on the acquisition of OCS Forestry UK Limited as part of its expansion of operations, both into the UK and across North America. Global forestry management company, F&W, recently …