In this article Steve Conlay looks at a recent case where new employees were encouraged to shout out “the most offensive word you know”. What could possibly go wrong?Read More
It is estimated that approximately 7.7% of the UK population speak a language other than English or Welsh as their ‘main’ language (ONS 2011). The recent case of Khawaja v Transport for London illustrates why employers must be careful not to discriminate against employees based on their actual, or perceived, language proficiency.Read More
BPE Solicitors has acted again for Open Orphan plc (formerly Venn Life Sciences Holdings plc) in connection with its acquisition of Open Orphan DAC, and a related placing of shares which raised £4.5 million (before expenses).
Golfers from across the county (and beyond) joined BPE Solicitors for their annual golf day this week in aid of Winston’s Wish, the childhood bereavement charity. The event raised almost £4000 which will help Winston’s Wish to support children who have been bereaved of a parent or sibling.
BPE Solicitors are delighted to confirm they will continue as an Official Business Partner of Gloucester Rugby Club for the next two seasons.
BPE's Corporate Team has acted for AIM-quoted Totally plc, on its recent £11.5 million reverse takeover of Greenbrook Healthcare, as well as advising on the company's placing of shares to raise £9 million (before expenses).Read More