Are LLP members employees?
In many ways a Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) is as much like a company as a partnership. Recently, an LLP member who was required to retire from the LLP claimed he had been u...
Employees and pre-pack sales
In the case of Oakland v Wellswood (Yorkshire) Limited the Court of Appeal held that an employee’s continuity of employment was preserved by s218 of the Employment Righ...
Family overturns Will that benefits the carer
Elderly people can become suggestible and it is, regrettably, not uncommon for avaricious people to attempt to influence them for personal gain. In a recent case in point, an elde...
Court Must Hear Evidence Before Deciding
Cases involving the custody of children are often very contentious and need to be approached with sensitivity and care. Recently, the Court of Appeal was called upon to rule in jus...
Deskbound worker wins compensation
An office worker who suffered a blood clot after spending long hours sitting at her desk has received an undisclosed sum in compensation. Angela Lamberton, 53, worked for HM Reven...
Rock ‘n’ roll is my round of golf…
Most professional people look forward to a period of relaxation at the weekend. For a considerable number it is a round of golf, but for Gullands’ Partner, Leroy Bradley, 41...
Gullands’ Long Service To…
Work is well under way at the site of 18 new almshouse apartments owned by the Maidstone Cutbush and Corrall charity. Helping bring this new scheme to fruition was Gullands’...
Gullands' Joint Skills Solve Musa's Problem
Such had been the success of Mexican restaurant and cocktail bar,Tacos Locos, in Lower Stone Street, Maidstone, that owner, Musa Kivrak naturally wanted to extend the franchise to ...
It's A Close Shave For Nigel And Glenda As They 'Cut Loose'
Don't worry, there isn't a pie shop next door! So when the not-so-demon barber of Loose gets out his cut-throat razor, there is no need to be alarmed. Nigel Summers and h...
E-Conveyancing Where are we now?
Anyone who has bought or sold a residential property has probably wondered why the conveyancing process takes so long. Surely, in this digital age something could be done to 's...