A leading UK furniture retailer has been ordered to pay more than £1million upon pleading guilty to numerous health and safety breaches. DFS Trading Limited faced an investigation from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) after a warehouse worker sustained
A wealthy UK woman is appealing an “intrinsically unfair” divorce settlement which saw her ex-husband awarded almost half of her self-made £7million fortune. According to reports, Mrs Julie Sharp, a successful City trader who amassed “eye-watering” bonuses totalling £10.5m in
New data from the British Bankers’ Association (BBA) has revealed that UK mortgage approvals hit a 12-month high in January. A total of 44,657 loans were approved last month, up from 43,581 in December – representative of the highest level
The stepdaughter of a wealthy hotelier will fight for a share of her late stepmother’s £25million fortune at the High Court, according to reports. Ms Laurel Roberts, 61, claims that she was unfairly ‘cut out’ of her stepmother Pauline Milbour’s
The Justice Secretary Liz Truss has announced that domestic abusers will no longer be allowed to cross-examine former partners in the Family Court.
A new survey has revealed that around three-quarters of 18-24 year olds want to start up their own business in the future.
A couple who lost the latest stage of a high-profile legal battle to open up civil partnerships to heterosexual couples have confirmed they intend to take their fight to the Supreme Court. It was announced yesterday that Rebecca Steinfeld and
A UK landlord who converted a semi-detached house into smaller flats despite being refused planning consent has been ordered to either pay a £108,000 confiscation order within three months, or face a four month prison sentence.
A new study suggests that UK commercial property values grew by 0.25 per cent in January – and that prices have held up ‘better than expected’ since the Brexit vote.
A senior doctor was sacked after he raised concerns that a large quantity of morphine had apparently vanished from an army base, an Employment Tribunal has heard. Dr Stephen Frost had taken legal action after losing his job at the