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Hairdressers in the personal injury spotlight after high-profile compensation case turns up the heat

COULD Yorkshire hairdressers be on the fringe of a flood of compensation claims for personal injury? That is the question being posed after a high-profile personal injury case in

Beware the pitfalls of trying to avoid care fees in later life

AMID a growing, ageing population in Yorkshire, more and more people are spending their later life living in nursing and residential homes. But with this comes a significant expense

Staff holiday pay and overtime rules – don’t let them be a passport to a breach of employment law

WITH the weekend of July 27 and 28 set to break all holiday records, the annual Great British summer getaway is getting ready for take-off. As millions prepare to

New personal injury ruling lifts the brakes off compensation claims by pedestrians against cyclists

MORE than 130 pedestrians were seriously injured last year in accidents involving cyclists – and a landmark court case this week is set to offer new hope in their

Overseas investors urged to act now amid property tax hike uncertainty

THE Government is to launch a consultation this month on whether it should impose an additional Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) charge on non-UK resident homebuyers. Under the initial

Demystifying complex planning laws surrounding listed buildings and their grounds

OUR Residential Property Manager and Yorkshire Post property correspondent, John Robson, has expert advice for homeowners living in the grounds of a listed building, in his latest Question and

Redundancy – avoiding legal pitfalls when it comes to the crunch

POPCORN – a firm favourite of film fans and serial snackers. Much of the UK’s popcorn is currently produced at KP Foods’ factories in Barnsley and in Pontefract helping

The dangers of DIY wills come under the spotlight as inheritance disputes soar

THE number of inheritance disputes between family members has rocketed, as people opt to use do-it-yourself will-writing services in ever-increasing numbers. The High Court is getting increasingly clogged with

A perfect ten! How Milners has kept pace with the changing face of Leeds

MANY people are taking the Leeds 10-year challenge to help chart the city’s transformation over the past decade. Here at Milners solicitors, we thought we would join in the