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National minimum wage rise from April

National minimum wage rise from April

The national minimum wage (NMW) will increase from 1 April 2017.

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Business legal news in our March 2017 Business Brief

Business legal news in our March 2017 Business Brief

The March 2017 edition of our online business newsletter, the Business Brief, is available now.

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Probate fees set to soar: time to contact your solicitor?

Probate fees set to soar: time to contact your solicitor?

Probate court fees are set to soar for many people, with a new banded fee system likely to be introduced in May 2017.

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Charities win legal battle with woman excluded from mother's will

Charities win legal battle with woman excluded from mother's will

The Supreme Court has overturned a decision to award a woman £163,000 from her late mother’s estate. The bulk of the money will go to three charities.

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New insolvency forms from April

New insolvency forms from April

Companies House has issued a list of new insolvency forms that will supersede the existing forms from 6 April 2017.

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