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Adjudication can get you paid Adjudication can get you paid
Construction litigation in practice Construction litigation in practice
Appointment of successive deputies by the Court of Protection Appointment of successive deputies by the Court of Protection
Ilott will dispute case back in the news Ilott will dispute case back in the news
Multi millionaire parent says 'let children fend for themselves' in unusual trust dispute case Multi millionaire parent says 'let children fend for themselves' in unusual trust dispute case
Cheap wills could turn out to be very expensive! Cheap wills could turn out to be very expensive!
"Lawyers are expensive" and "litigation costs a fortune" "Lawyers are expensive" and "litigation costs a fortune"
Legal expert backs calls for action on drink drivers Legal expert backs calls for action on drink drivers
Legal Update: Beware - Bear Scotland Legal Update: Beware - Bear Scotland
Key changes to CDM regulations Key changes to CDM regulations
Sell the new homes! Sell the new homes!
Health & safety prosecutions Health & safety prosecutions
Lawyers pay the price for failing to get a survey Lawyers pay the price for failing to get a survey
Land and property expert's professional boost Land and property expert's professional boost
Where there's a will does there have to be a war? Where there's a will does there have to be a war?
Valuer not negligent where report used for purpose outside scope of instruction Valuer not negligent where report used for purpose outside scope of instruction
Dilapidations - tips for tenants when moving premises Dilapidations - tips for tenants when moving premises
Make your 'mark' to avoid legal woes Make your 'mark' to avoid legal woes
Plebgate MP case and budgeting for court costs Plebgate MP case and budgeting for court costs
Solicitor's prestigious appointment Solicitor's prestigious appointment
Collect your debts and maximise your price Collect your debts and maximise your price
Commercial Rent Arrears Recovery - An End to Distress? Commercial Rent Arrears Recovery - An End to Distress?
Recovering what's due Recovering what's due
A costly mistake A costly mistake
Are you aware of your roots? Are you aware of your roots?
No pay? Walking off site? No pay? Walking off site?
Directors disqualification - new proposals Directors disqualification - new proposals
Who is contracting with whom? Who is contracting with whom?
Could your will be disputed? Could your will be disputed?
Birkett Long takes to Twitter for Braintree hour Birkett Long takes to Twitter for Braintree hour
Who is the contracting party? Who is the contracting party?
Collateral warranties might be construction contracts Collateral warranties might be construction contracts
Can you afford to sue? Can you afford to sue?
Tackling the cost of whiplash claims Tackling the cost of whiplash claims
Road traffic offences Road traffic offences
Video evidence on trial Video evidence on trial
Getting your house in order Getting your house in order
Fees in the employment tribunal Fees in the employment tribunal
Does an employee have to inform a new employer of litigation with an old employer? Does an employee have to inform a new employer of litigation with an old employer?
Small claims - the costs issue Small claims - the costs issue
The worm turns: Maidment v Attwood The worm turns: Maidment v Attwood
Does LIBOR affect your interest rate? Does LIBOR affect your interest rate?
The continuing trend to extend The continuing trend to extend
Legal facts you can't do without - Show me the money! Legal facts you can't do without - Show me the money!
Essex solicitor warns over wills disputes Essex solicitor warns over wills disputes
Are you getting your retention money? Are you getting your retention money?
Be careful what you promise - Court holds elderly man to promise to leave house to a relative Be careful what you promise - Court holds elderly man to promise to leave house to a relative
Can a 'bootiful' life turn ugly? Bernard Matthew's case highlights the importance of making intentions clear in your will Can a 'bootiful' life turn ugly? Bernard Matthew's case highlights the importance of making intentions clear in your will
Inheritance and same sex partners: to what extent does the law protect those who decide against Civil Partnership? Inheritance and same sex partners: to what extent does the law protect those who decide against Civil Partnership?
When right of way is not enough When right of way is not enough
Managed realignment Managed realignment
Libor and rate swapping Libor and rate swapping
The business interview: a decade in Chelmsford The business interview: a decade in Chelmsford
A year in the life of Birkett Long - what we've been up to A year in the life of Birkett Long - what we've been up to
Disputes with building contractors Disputes with building contractors
Behind every good law firm...is a great accounts team Behind every good law firm...is a great accounts team
Legal world all a-Twitter Legal world all a-Twitter
Reason for Dismissal Reason for Dismissal
Costs in the Employment Tribunal Costs in the Employment Tribunal
Disciplinary procedures for staff Disciplinary procedures for staff
Teacher loses £5m claim after accident on school trip Teacher loses £5m claim after accident on school trip
Legal Directories: Birkett Long strengthens its presence in Essex Legal Directories: Birkett Long strengthens its presence in Essex
Be careful who you trust Be careful who you trust
What Do You Pay for Work After the Contract Ends? What Do You Pay for Work After the Contract Ends?
Public Services and Discrimination Public Services and Discrimination
When the going gets tough, the tough get restructuring When the going gets tough, the tough get restructuring
Cautious contracting. Prevention is better than cure Cautious contracting. Prevention is better than cure
Your business property. It does not have to cost the earth Your business property. It does not have to cost the earth
New Basildon office strengthens Birkett Long's position as Essex's leading law firm New Basildon office strengthens Birkett Long's position as Essex's leading law firm
Legal 500 confirms Birkett Long is a regional heavyweight and Essex's leading law firm Legal 500 confirms Birkett Long is a regional heavyweight and Essex's leading law firm
Landowners advised to secure their land against unlawful entry ahead of proposed Dale Farm eviction Landowners advised to secure their land against unlawful entry ahead of proposed Dale Farm eviction
Birkett Long targeting continued growth Birkett Long targeting continued growth
Solar panel lease agreements Solar panel lease agreements
Home is where the hay barn is! Home is where the hay barn is!
Urgent action advised for riot-related insurance claims Urgent action advised for riot-related insurance claims