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We are recruiting for a training contract position to commence immediately

27-10-2015 16:19

We are looking for a talented individual with a positive attitude who can work calmly and effectively within complex, often pressurised commercial situations. 

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Private Rented Property - Carbon Monoxide Detectors to become compulsory?

30-03-2015 09:15

Following a consultation carried out last year[1], the Government has recently announced that it intends to introduce regulations that will make it compulsory for private rented property to be fitted with carbon monoxide detectors.

 


[1] The Review of Property Conditions in the Private Rented Sector

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It's not smoking, it's vaping !

12-02-2015 16:01

The Employment Tribunal has just dealt with its first
case of ‘vaping’ which is the term given to the use of an e-cigarette. 

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Court of Appeal upholds Rihanna v Topshop Passing Off Decision

06-02-2015 11:40

Regular readers of our updates will recall our newsletter article in Autumn 2013 which reported on the High Court decision finding Topshop was liable for passing off after selling t-shirts with a picture of Rihanna on the front.

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Updated Guidance on Cyber Security for Businesses Published

23-01-2015 10:32

On 16 January 2015, the Government department for Business Innovation and Skills published updated guidance for businesses on cyber security.

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Season’s Greetings from us all at Sloan Plumb Wood LLP!

24-12-2014 10:39

We would like to wish all of our blog readers and Twitter followers a very Merry Christmas and a healthy and prosperous 2015! 

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News just in – Employment Tribunal Fees

17-12-2014 12:12

Unison’s challenge to the legality of the employment tribunal fee system has been dismissed with no published reasons as of yet.  Watch this space….. 

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SPW Winter Newsletter is now out!

16-12-2014 14:08

Our Winter 2014 Newsletter is now available online to download and read. 

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Free IP Surgeries

04-12-2014 09:55

As we announced back in August, we are working together with Loven Trade Mark and Patent Attorneys to offer you expert help and advice in the form of Intellectual Property surgeries.

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“Orphan Works” Licence – IPO issues guidance

02-12-2014 14:36

The Intellectual Property Office (the IPO) has issued guidance on how to apply for a licence from the IPO to use an Orphan Work so that the risk of copyright infringement is minimised.

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