Articles and legal news from the Atkinson Vinden Team.

  • General Protections Fills the Unfair Dismissal Void

    In recent years, those aggrieved by their dismissal from work have focused on bringing unfair dismissal claims, seeking compensation and potential reinstatement. The reality, however, is that many people are excluded from bringing an unfair dismissal claim – for example if their period of service is too short, if their annual earnings exceed the applicable...

    Employment Law

  • Complications in Probate & Administration

    In this article, we explore some of the complications that can arise in administering a deceased estate, and why it is often wise to ask a solicitor to help with the process. After someone passes away, complications can arise at the very beginning with the will or lack of a will or interpretation of the...

    Wills & Probate

  • Technology Law – Why a standard supply contract won’t work

    We would never expect a cardiologist to perform veterinary surgery. By analogy, it is surprising therefore that some lawyers attempt to advise clients on legal issues pertaining to technologies they have no understanding of! In this article we explore some examples where not understanding the potential risks when drafting technology-related agreements can expose clients to...

    Commercial Law