I am English. I am also British. But being a lawyer, I am very definitely English. And Welsh. No, this is nothing to do with the Scottish reference on independence, but a little-publicised vote of the European Parliament.Read More
Most businesses, whether they are aware or not, will shortly be subject to the snappily-titled Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013, which change how businesses are required to deal with consumers who place orders online, via telephone or by mail order.Read More
In an attempt to face up to the task in hand both Jon Close and I spent the best part of a sunny Saturday clocking up a 100km around the North Cotswolds. So what did we learn? Your mind is...Read More
Over the next week, Philip Radford and Dale Williams, both Partners at BPE, will be travelling across the Scottish Highlands and Islands, as entrants in the Hero Events “Scottish Malts” reliability trial.Read More
Tuesday 22nd April sees the Children and Families Act 2014 come into force. This new piece of legislation introduces a number of significant changes into family law, including making a Mediation Information and Assessment Meeting (MIAM) compulsory for anyone applying to the Court regarding their children or financial issues, following a separation.Read More
In just two months’ time, four staff from Gloucestershire based law firm BPE Solicitors will be setting off on an ambitious charity bike ride, spanning five countries and 900 miles in just ten days.