New Consumer Rights Act From October 1st 2015

2017-09-27T12:30:39+00:00September 25th, 2015|

New Consumer Rights Act From October 1st 2015 Changes to our Consumer protection legislation are about to take place, with the new Consumer Rights Act coming into force on October 1st 2015. The law will be easier to understand, meaning that consumers can buy, and businesses can sell to them, with confidence. It is also hoped that [...]

Pathways Through Dementia App Collaboration With SRB

2017-09-27T12:31:43+00:00September 23rd, 2015|

Pathways Through Dementia App Collaboration With SRB Stone Rowe Brewer LLP are proud to have provided sponsorship towards the development of a new Smartphone App designed to help those suffering with Dementia. The App is a collaboration between ourselves and the charity Pathways Through Dementia. So far 1100 people download the App, which is available for [...]

Richmond Literature Festival 6-27th November 2015

2017-09-20T15:20:41+00:00September 22nd, 2015|

Richmond Literature Festival 6-27th November 2015 One of the Borough's biggest cultural events returns in early November, and has once again drawn some big hitters from the literary world. An action-packed month, which starts on 6 November, is planned and boasts a star-studded cast of personalities at a range of events, including panel discussions and [...]

Small Business Owners Warned Over New Dispute Legislation

2017-09-20T15:20:45+00:00September 7th, 2015|

Small Business Owners Warned Over New Dispute Legislation Small business owners are being warned of the possible ‘unintended effects’ of draft government legislation, which is intended to help small businesses settle disputes without the need to go to court. The Law Society, commenting on consultation plans by the government to set up a special commissioner [...]

Eleventh Hour Settlements Costing NHS Dear

2017-09-27T12:33:18+00:00September 4th, 2015|

Eleventh Hour Settlements Costing NHS Dear Calls have been made for a change of attitude within the NHS, which would make life better for vulnerable patients, as well as leading to major savings for the health service. Responding to the Department of Health (DoH) pre-consultation 'Reducing legal costs in clinical negligence claims', issued this Summer [...]

Time To Consider Your Digital Legacy?

2017-09-27T12:34:45+00:00September 2nd, 2015|

Time To Consider Your Digital Legacy? After Facebook’s decision to allow users to nominate somebody to “inherit” and manage their profile following their death, pressure is mounting on companies who run Social Media websites to protect the digital legacy of their members. The Law Society recently issued a statement concerning an individual’s Digital Legacy, in [...]