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‘Gig Economy’ Takes Employment Hit in Court Judgement

Companies which use short-term contracts and freelancers instead of full-time employees are reeling from shock news that could jeopardise the UK’s growing ‘Gig Economy’. In the latest case involving controversial employment practice, Dewhurst v CitySprint UK Limited, the Central London Employment Tribunal pronounced that the latter’s contracts with its couriers ...
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Inheritance Tax Surge for 'Baby Boomers'

This month, the Institute of Fiscal Studies published a report showing that the wealth of those over the age of 80 increased by 45% between 2003 and 2013, leaving experts to predict that number of people paying inheritance tax will rise sharply. With more elderly people owning their own home ...
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Post Christmas Care Forum

Families who have discovered over the course of Christmas festivities that ageing relatives and loved ones are starting to struggle, are being invited to a free event to find out more about support that is available.Barchester Healthcare is partnering with local specialists in finance, property and law, as well as ...
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New Faces at Verisona Law

New Faces at Verisona Law

Portsmouth’s leading legal practice Verisona Law has announced new appointments to both commercial and private client areas of the firm. Muhammed Poswall originally graduated with an electronics engineering degree from the University of Southampton in 2005, but after a year working in property development and construction, he decided upon a ...
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Wills Team Raises Funds for Rowans Hospice

Wills Team Raises Funds for Rowans Hospice

The Wills, Trusts & Probate Team at Verisona Law is delighted to have received confirmation that it raised £365 in aid of The Rowans Hospice during the organisation’s ‘Make-a-Will Fortnight’ earlier in the year. The initiative, which Verisona Law has participated in for a number of years, is to contribute ...
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Insolvency Team Makes Debut in Chambers UK 2017

Insolvency Team Makes Debut in Chambers UK 2017

A specialist team of lawyers in Portsmouth’s most dynamic commercial practice is celebrating recognition of its achievements in the listings of one of the legal profession’s most prestigious industry guides.The Insolvency & Business Turnaround Team at Verisona Law is taking great pride in being featured in the latest edition of ...
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‘Just Go For It’ says Verisona Statesman

‘Just Go For It’ says Verisona Statesman

It was a night that saw businesses from across the South Coast gather to congratulate and listen to the achievements of one of the region’s most prolific and successful lawyers, David Oliver. Having been honoured earlier this year with a Lifetime Achievement award at The News Business Excellence Awards held ...
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Verisona Law Announces New Management Line Up

Verisona Law Announces New Management Line Up

Portsmouth’s leading legal practice has announced a major shakeup of its management structure with new roles and responsibilities arising from within the firm’s Directorship. Verisona Law has unveiled its brand new approach to internal management with a trio of new appointments that will facilitate the firm’s efficiency and growth. Directors ...
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Verisona Law Walks the Walk

Verisona Law was delighted to be part of The London Legal Support Trust's 'Legal Walk' in Chichester this month to raise money for the South and West Sussex Citizens Advice Bureau.A team from the firm joined fellow professionals from legal firms across the region and took to the streets of ...
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