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News and Insights


The burden of proof in Article 5 claims

The burden of proof lies with the police to prove a detention is lawful where a breach of the right to liberty under Article 5 of the European…

John Riddell
John Riddell Partner
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Changes at Weightmans as Senior Partner announces retirement

Dan Cutts will leave the firm at the end of April after almost twenty years


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Contractual notice only starts when the employee knows they are being dismissed

Supreme Court rules that written notice of dismissal is only valid once read

Phil Allen
Phil Allen Partner

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Managing employee conflict: top tips

Here are our top tips on managing conflict successfully in the workplace:


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