In the fourth part of our series on contract management pitfalls, we look at the risks arising out of varying the terms of construction contracts.
At Anthony Collins Solicitors, we work with clients from a range of backgrounds, on a range of case sizes. For each client, we strive to provide a professional service that results in the best outcome. Most recently, our high level of service has been recognised in Chambers and Partners HNW guide for private wealth law in Birmingham and surrounds.
Specific comments were made surrounding our Court of Protection work - "They’re reliable, they turn business around and they communicate. They know their stuff and they’re very good with clients," comments one interviewee,"we have tried other people in the past, but at the moment we’re happy with them. They’re probably our first port of call".
Our team embody the values of our firm to "improve lives, communities and society", with comments praising them for being "very approachable" and "really about what’s best for the clients". Two stand-out members of our team are Alex Elphinston and Donna Holmes, who have been highlighted as notable practitioners in this work area.
A local authority recently received a "roasting" by the Pensions Ombudsman for their delay in processing an employee’s ill-health retirement pension, following her diagnosis with advanced cancer.
The Times is looking for three or four charities to feature in their editions running in December 2019 and early January 2020.
Cliff Mills defines and talks about the importance of social value in his blog, and its potential within Greater Manchester.
Following a power outage at Anthony Collins Solicitors’ (ACS) Birmingham office, our employees and partners currently have limited functionality, including no access to emails.
Joint ventures present an opportunity for housing associations to build organisational capacity, the revenues from which could help deliver on wider social housing commitments.
Residents are now unable to make applications to prohibit landlords from seeking to recover the cost of legal proceedings through the service charge on behalf of other residents, without consent.
Natalie Barbosa summarises some of the legal challenges facing fundraisers in the charity sector.
We hosted a breakfast roundtable with Insider Midlands magazine that had attendees from a range of organisations addressing housing needs in the Midlands. The discussion explored JVs in more detail.
The decision of the Court of Appeal in The Harpur Trust v Brazel & Unison has made clear that employers can no longer legally calculate part-time holiday based on 12.07% of hours worked over a year.
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