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UK brands and trademark legal battles

28th June 2017

The most complex legal battles faced by UK brands are often to do with trademarks. When new companies launch, they must make the decision as to whether or not to legally trademark their brands. Failure to do so can…

New legislation to help end homelessness in the UK

19th June 2017

New legislation to combat homelessness in the UK was passed in March 2017, placing more responsibility on local councils. The Homelessness Reduction Bill aims to decrease the amount of people living on the streets in…

What will a Conservative and DUP deal mean for UK law?

12th June 2017

Despite pollsters predicting a “landslide victory” for the Conservatives, the party failed to win a majority in the general election, and has sought help from the Democratic Unionists Party. At 10pm on…

Social media users warned over Conservative fraud charge posts

5th June 2017

The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) has warned the public to be aware of commenting on social media in the wake of the Conservative party fraud charge scandal. Conservative candidate for South Thanet, Craig…

How is technology affecting UK law?

22nd May 2017

With the rise of technology including drones, hoverboards, smart phones and social media, UK law has been forced to adapt. More data is being shared than ever before and while legislation has been introduced to…

Campaigns to change wildlife legislation in the UK

15th May 2017

Wildlife charities across the UK are fighting to protect native species. From the bumblebees to butterflies, badgers to hedgehogs, many of Britain’s once flourishing species are now struggling. Many charities…

Everything you need to know about the new UK speeding fines

8th May 2017

Serious speeding offenders will now face a 50 per cent higher fine under new legislation introduced in April. In a bid to reduce high-speed accidents, the new laws will see motorists paying fines of up to 150 per…

Bill to end violence against women and girls becomes UK law

2nd May 2017

A Bill put forward to implement the most comprehensive legal framework to end violence against women and girls became an Act of Parliament last week. This new law requires the government to set a timeline for the…