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February 20th 2015

Not a day goes by without social media hitting the headlines in one way or another and it goes without saying that social media is now ever-present and ever-changing.

While owning a listed building can bring great pleasure, it does bring many obligations. Before purchasing a listed property or starting renovations consider this guide, says Frank Smith of our agriculture & estates department.

We have recruited Kate Hickey to our company commercial team. She was previously a senior associate at Top 50 UK law firm Charles Russell (now known as Charles Russell Speechlys). 

In the day-to-day running of a company, businesses are often overseen by individuals who are not legal directors registered at Companies House. This has important consequences, as such individuals may be exposing themselves to personal liability (both civil and criminal) for their acts or omissions in directing the company. 

DEFRA has just announced plans that will see farmers lose their right to claim agricultural subsidies for fields filled with solar panels says Frank Smith of our agriculture & estates department.

Businesses should prepare themselves for yet more reform of consumer law in the UK, as the Consumer Rights Bill is currently being considered by Parliament. It is likely that some of the provisions of the Regulations will be repealed once the Bill is implemented.

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