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.
James specialises in tax and estate planning, helping clients to effectively manage their estates and protect their assets. James will further enhance Anthony Collins Solicitors’ private client offering by delivering a bespoke service, helping clients to mitigate their exposure to inheritance tax, capital gains tax and to preserve their wealth for future generations.
Peter Hubbard, senior partner, commented: “We’re extremely pleased to welcome James on board. He joins a longstanding and market leading private client team here at Anthony Collins Solicitors. He will add real value to the team, particularly to our tax planning work, advising a variety of clients who choose us to help them manage their affairs effectively and, ultimately, achieve their goals and ambitions.”
James said; “Anthony Collins Solicitors has a strong private client offering across the West Midlands. I’m both proud and excited to join a firm with such a strong profile in private client work and a commitment to making a positive difference to the lives of the people with whom we work.”
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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