Buying goods online
It is a popular misconception that buying online means that purchasers have fewer rights. In fact, you may very well have more rights buying online, or over the telephone or from a...
EPCs – The hidden danger
An Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) is intended to inform potential buyers or tenants about the energy performance of a building so they can consider energy efficiency as part ...
The Institute Of Leadership And Management Turn To Gullands
Gullands Solicitors is often asked to contribute articles and comment to the wider press. In November, Edge magazine, the monthly publication from The Institute of Leadership and M...
We wish you a Merry Christmas, and a litigation free New Year…..
Office Christmas parties have a habit of keeping Employment Tribunals busy well into the New Year. One recent case, for example, involving an employee spotted entering a colleague&...
Right to Buy extends to Buildings not used as a home
A recent case confirms that for the purposes of the Leasehold Reform Act 1967, which gives tenants of let houses the right to buy them in appropriate circumstances, a ‘house&...
Melissa Markham’s specialist qualification will help divorcing and separating couples
Melissa Markham has been awarded a qualification that assists clients in settling issues arising from a relationship breakdown in a less confrontational manner. Melissa is just one...
Courts give green light for pre-nuptial agreements
Judges in England and Wales have wide-reaching powers when it comes to deciding divorce financial settlements and in consequence the outcome can be difficult to predict. A pre-nupt...
Merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year
The partners and staff at Gullands Solicitors wish all its clients and friends a very Merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year. Gullands has acted for Kent Wildlife Trust for o...
Beneficiaries and special circumstances
A beneficiary of an estate is only permitted to bring an action on behalf of the estate (a derivative action) where special circumstances exist. In a long-running case, Mark Robert...
Gullands’ online Employment Policies: Update October 2010
We have updated our online Equal Opportunities and Anti Harassment and Bullying Policies to take into account changes brought in by the Equality Act which came into force on 1 Octo...