latest from wilkes

Retention of Title and Payment Small Businesses Warned On Contracts (Tuesday, 21 October, 2014) - West Midlands businessmen and women have been warned of the need to be vigilant when they buy or sell products or services. Felix Dodd, a specialist litigation solicitor at the Solihull office of The Wilkes Partnership, has urged directors to …
Parental Thumb New Parental Leave Rules A Challenge For Businesses (Tuesday, 21 October, 2014) - New regulations on sharing parental leave are set to be challenging for growing businesses according to Darryll Thomas, head of employment law at the Solihull office of law firm The Wilkes Partnership. In addition to two weeks which must be …
Talking Thumb Failing to Talk Could Prove Costly (Friday, 10 October, 2014) - For a number of years, a party to a dispute who refused to engage in Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) was at risk of the Court finding their refusal to be unreasonable conduct such as to lead to a costs penalty.  …
Missing Thumb Missing Persons: New Consultation Warmly Welcomed (Wednesday, 8 October, 2014) - Most people assume that when someone goes missing their family is able to “take over” and manage their financial affairs until they are found.   Whilst this is the case in some countries, this is not the case in England & …
Buds Run Thumb Wilkes Joins the Race to Beat Parkinson’s Disease (Friday, 3 October, 2014) - A team of runners from The Wilkes Partnership will swap their PCs for PBs this Saturday, as they take on local fun run in aid of national charity Parkinson’s UK. Wilkes is sending a team to “Bud’s Run”, a family-friendly 5K around …