The Latest posts (Page 1 of 25) by Rocket Lawyer UK's blog, Everyday Law UK

Data protection and discrimination: From recruitment to the workplace

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There are certain rules on data protection that each business must consider in order to ensure that they are compliant with UK law. However, the collection of data occurs long […]

We’re hiring! Consultant Solicitors

About the role We’re looking to expand the number of consultants we work with to provide legal advice to our small business and consumer customers. We’re particularly interested in people […]

Puppy love – Your legal guide to dog law

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Dogs are the most popular pet owned in the UK with 26% of the population owning one. And it’s easy to see why. They’re loyal, affectionate, devoted – and are […]

We’re Hiring! Legal Intern

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Excellent opportunity for a paid legal intern to join a thriving legal technology company based in Shoreditch.

Advertising laws relaxed for vape and e-cigarette products

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An announcement made by the Committee of Advertising Practice (CAP and BCAP), revealed that health claims are no longer banned from advertisements for e-cigarettes.

A legal guide to hallmarking jewellery

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Whilst it is legal in the UK for jewellers, goldsmiths and silversmiths to sell jewellery without a hallmark, certain precious metals such as gold, platinum and palladium require an official […]

How to reject job applications whilst staying compliant with the law

Rejecting job applicants

It’s never easy telling someone they haven’t got the job. Especially if they’ve taken the time out to come in for an interview. It’s common courtesy to tell the applicant […]

Returning unwanted Christmas gifts

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It’s inevitable that there will be one Christmas where you unwrap a disappointing gift. Whether it’s a jumper that isn’t your style, or some cooking utensils you’ll never use, you […]

Are employers obliged to pay a Christmas bonus?

Christmas bonus

In the lead up to the festive holidays, one subject which confuses people is Christmas bonuses. One of the biggest questions asked by both employers and employees at this time […]

Is it possible to mediate probate?

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In today’s society it seems that long and demanding court proceedings are a part of any probate dispute. Emotions run high and concealed feelings and years of frustration are let […]

What does the future hold for student property and HMOs?

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Student property has long been a popular investment for many, but will harsh tax changes start to outweigh the attractive yields that the market has to offer?

Customer Stories – Meet Pickled Pepper Books

Customer Stories – Meet Pickled Pepper Books

Meet Pickled Pepper Books, a business Rocket Lawyer helped with a legal issue . Pickled Pepper Books is a specialist children’s bookshop, cafe and events space in Crouch End, North […]