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David Appointed to Arbitration Panel

A leading professional membership organisation representing the interests of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) practitioners worldwide has appointed Verisona Law consultant, David Oliver, to join its Panel of Arbitrators. As a Fellow of The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), David Oliver has been appointed to add his professional experience and expertise ...
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One million UK directors are aged over 65

According to figures, more than one million company directors are now over the age of 65. Around 428,000 are registered as self-employed and 582,000 businesses are employing directors that are over 65, the current age for retirement in the UK, bringing the total to 1,010,000. In fact, if you are ...
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Leading South coast law firm promotes ICT Manager

It’s been a New Year and a new start for Paula Cooke, who has been promoted to the role of ICT Manager at Verisona Law, paving the way for growth and development of the ICT offering at the firm in 2016. Verisona Law, which is a leading legal practice at ...
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Bolton Wanderers get “extra time” on winding up order

We’ve all read the story about how Bolton Wanderers have been teetering on the edge of liquidation, but recent news has revealed that the club managed to avoid an immediate winding up, giving them until 22nd February to curb some of the debt. The club, which is currently at the ...
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Be a Boss, not Big Brother

A ruling from the European Court of Human Rights against a Romanian engineer who claimed his employer’s reading of email messages exchanged with his fiancée was a violation of his privacy, has caused professional bodies and unions to send a stern warning to bosses who might think the decision gives ...
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New Rights for Zero Hours Employees

Employees working on ‘zero hours’ contracts can now bring claims of detriment and unfair dismissal against employers who sack them over ‘exclusivity’. The start of 2016 has seen zero hours contracts return to the spotlight. Despite attracting a great deal of public debate, press attention and criticism from organisations such ...
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New Year, new presence!

Verisona Law is pleased to announce that, at the request of the embryonic Bolton Wanderers Supporters’ Trust we will be having a presence at the first meeting to discuss the formation of the Trust, which is due to take place on Wednesday 6th January. Mike Dyer, Director and Head of ...
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Tis the season… to Divorce?

Tis the season… to Divorce?

Happy Divorce Day. Historically, the first back-to-work Monday after Christmas is the also the most popular time that us Brits call time on our marriages – so today, Monday 4th January, many divorce lawyers could expect to see an influx in enquiries. But why? Some experts think it is because ...
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Congratulations as Natalie Foster qualifies

Congratulations as Natalie Foster qualifies

Verisona Law is celebrating the success of one of its former trainees who is now officially a Solicitor of the Senior Courts and will be continuing with the firm in that capacity. After first choosing law as one of her A-level subjects at South Downs College, Natalie Foster continued her ...
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