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Blog archive: December, 2017

Retail goes Pop at Christmas

The rise of the ‘pop up’ shop in shopping centres and high streets throughout the UK has kept the retail team at Sherrards working flat out in the run up to Christmas.  Led by Terry Fendt and Stephanie Kierans, they have provided the legal advice on 28 pop up stores for long standing client Menkind …

Retail goes Pop at Christmas

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Disclosure – all change?

Over the coming months all eyes will be on the development of the area of ‘disclosure’ and the way in which that task is undertaken if the Disclosure Working Committee’s proposal for a mandatory disclosure pilot scheme goes ahead. The rationale behind the proposal is understandable. For anyone involved in commercial proceedings, disclosure is arguably …

Disclosure – all change?

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How to avoid boundary disputes and stay on good terms with your neighbours

Picture the scene: John Smith decides to move a fence a few inches into his neighbour’s land. He thinks nothing of it. In fact, he believes the additional land is his anyway. He re-locates the fence whilst his neighbour is away on holiday. John’s actions spark a row and a claim for adverse possession is …

How to avoid boundary disputes and stay on good terms with your neighbours

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