Renewable electricity – weighing up the options
Renewables are here to stay and many farmers are considering their options. Here Gullands partner Paul Burbidge assesses how the Finance Bill 2012 will impact on renewable el...
Gullands continues cricket club sponsorship deal
Gullands has renewed its sponsorship of Bearsted Cricket Club’s shirts after first sponsoring the local team three years ago. Founded in 1749 and situated in the heart ...
Leading role at National Conference for Gullands' Practice Manager
Responsible for a multitude of support services at Gullands, the skills of Practice Manager Paul Mannering were recognised at a national legal conference in May. With the legal la...
Gullands’ Pauline in High Spirits
Originally formed in 2001, the High Spirits Variety Group performs a charity show each year in Maidstone and one of the stars of the show is Gullands’ licensed conveyancer Pa...
When it is Time for the Young Ones to Take Over
In any family business, when the owners wish to retire and pass the business on to the next generation, as opposed to selling it, there are many aspects to consider. In general, p...
Gullands launches new employment law protection service
A raft of employment legislation and greater employee awareness of their rights coupled with difficult economic circumstances has resulted in a significant increase in the number o...
A salutary warning to us all!
Lloyds TSB Bank v Markandan & Uddin EWCA 2012 Gullands partner Paul Burbidge explains how this recent court decision illustrates how those who act on clients business and affa...
Horse owners are winners in riding injury case
The Court of Appeal has issued a judgment in a personal injury case which has particular relevance for owners of horses. The case involved a woman who was injured while out riding...
Paying Charitable Trustees
Although it clashes with the principle of giving one’s time voluntarily, the demands and responsibilities put on some trustees of charities are such that paying them will be ...
Ask a solicitor for help to avoid Will disputes
A person can choose to distribute their Estate in any way they wish. However, this may not be “the last word”. It is possible for the provisions in a Will t...