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Jo Wild advises on making gifts as an Attorney for a registered LPA

Sarah Acres talks about one of the perils of the World Cup

Emma Carter offers some advice for employers during the World Cup season....

Tim Thompson outlines liabilities if an employer asks you to work at another office.

Sean Rowcliffe warns against naming yourself as main policyholder on your child's car insurance policy to reduce the premium.

Matthew Sidebottom explains what to do if you think you have been promised a share in an inheritence and the promise has not been fulfilled.

Did you know the local authority includes the home in its assessment of payment for care? Jo Wild explains why, in this particular scenario, the family home is safe.

Andrew Heeler outlines your options for dealing with a disagreement amongst shareholders

Kally Singh outlines first steps to prevent an ex-employee from poaching your organisation's clients

Matthew Sidebottom outlines an employer's liabilities for a breach of the data protection act

Tim Thompson outlines the employer's and employee's rights in respect to a change of work location.

Chris Brown explains the role of a McKenzie Friend in a matrimonial court

Tim explains the purpose of a period of consultation in a potential redundancy situation

A local charity offering vital support for families of children who have disabilities and life limiting conditions welcomed representatives from Hegarty Solicitors’ charity committee...

Ashley Kidd  explains your consumer rights when you've received a faulty product from an online store.

 For a small monthly subscription fee employers will have access to unlimited telephone support from Hegarty’s experienced employment law solicitors. The “e-Ssential Solution” package starts from £25 per month and is priced in bands according to numbers of employees.

Pre claim ACAS conciliation was available from 6th April and will become mandatory from 6th May 2014. This article outlines the key changes and how these will affect employers

Tim Thompson, employment partner, explains how a redundancy situation may be unfair

Jo Wild explains why a Solicitor is more cost effective in the long run than a home made Will

Hegarty's solicitor Ashley Sutherland wins the Peterborough & District Law Society's Young Lawyer of the Year award, 2014.

Partner and head of employment Martin Bloom outlines steps an employee may take to deal with bullying in the workplace.

Solicitor Chris Brown explains how to stop your soon to be ex spouse from hiding assets

Ashley Kidd explains what information businesses must include on their stationery and promotional materials

Jo Wild outlines why a Will is an important document for anyone in business, even if there is no money

Kally Singh offers some advice to co-owners of jointly owned property where that individual has been declared bankrupt.