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Blog archive: November, 2015

Sherrards takes the Big Apple by storm at the Alliott Group Worldwide Conference

Partners from Sherrards Solicitors attended Alliott Group’s Annual Worldwide Conference in New York City from 21 – 25 October 2015.  Now in its 36th year, the conference brought together 111 lawyers and accountants from 30 countries to network, share strategies and discuss issues facing their clients and the professional services sector. Paul Marmor, Head of Litigation and …

Sherrards takes the Big Apple by storm at the Alliott Group Worldwide Conference

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Employment Seminar: Improving Employee Engagement and Retention

The latest session from our ‘From Hatching to Dispatching’ series ran successfully this week at our free breakfast seminar at Beales Hotel, delivered by Sherrard’s’ employment solicitors Joanne Perry and Mark Fellows.  The second of a three-part series on the best practice approach to managing the employment lifecycle focused on improving employee engagement, productivity and …

Employment Seminar: Improving Employee Engagement and Retention

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Chancellor’s Autumn Statement introduces increased SDLT rates for second homes and buy-to-let properties

From 1 April 2016, higher rates of SDLT (Stamp Duty Land Tax) will apply to the purchase of second homes and buy-to-let properties where the chargeable consideration exceeds £40,000 – as announced in the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement. What are the higher rates? The higher rates will be 3% above the current SDLT rates for residential property. …

Chancellor’s Autumn Statement introduces increased SDLT rates for second homes and buy-to-let properties

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Sherrards hits the mark in this year’s legal directories

The two most prestigious legal directories in the UK are produced by Chambers & Partners and the Legal 500, and we are delighted to say that Sherrards has been highly recommended in both directories. Our principal departments have been ranked in the areas of Corporate/M&A, Litigation and Real Estate in Chambers, and this year   …

Sherrards hits the mark in this year’s legal directories

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The Benefits of International Alliances & Networks, IBA Vienna 2015

The Law Firm Management Committee Business Development Group held a key-note panel at the International Bar Association’s Annual Conference in Vienna on the “Benefits of International Alliances & Networks” . The session was hosted by Paul Marmor of Sherrards Solicitors and co-chair of The Law Firm Management Business Development Working Group. Well over 200 delegates …

The Benefits of International Alliances & Networks, IBA Vienna 2015

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A victory for parking enforcers – Supreme Court Landmark case on Parking Fines

The Supreme Court yesterday handed down its Judgment in a case concerning an £85 charge for overstaying a 2-hour parking limit. Mr Beavis parked his car at the Riverside Retail Park on 15th April 2013. It was clear from notices throughout the carpark that a failure to comply with a 2-hour limit would “result in …

A victory for parking enforcers – Supreme Court Landmark case on Parking Fines

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