The Latest posts (Page 1 of 26) by Rocket Lawyer UK's blog, Everyday Law UK

CBD Oil: What is it’s legal status in the UK?

Cannabidiol (CBD) is a compound found in cannabis and CBD oil is derived from the plant’s secretions. Across the world, the laws relating to anything connected with marijuana seem to […]

Legal responsibilities for electronic equipment manufacturers

From a legal perspective, the manufacturer of electrical goods is the entity which is primarily responsible for designing and manufacturing equipment so that it complies with the safety requirements of […]

Talking about mental health at work

The importance of a positive attitude towards mental health in the workplace has been highlighted many times over recent years. Businesses acknowledge its significance to the workforce and employee productivity […]

How mediation could help you settle a personal injury claim

For too long now, tiresome and difficult court battles have been a part of every personal injury case, and these proceedings can often take their toll on claimants who are […]

What information do you need to legally disclose when selling your property?

property

Generally speaking, sales between one private individual and another work on the basis of ‘caveat emptor’ let the buyer beware. This means that the buyer alone is responsible for checking […]

Making Tax Digital for VAT: What do HMRC’s updates mean for you?

VAT

Expected to roll out in 2020 the earliest, Making Tax Digital (MTD) is an HMRC scheme that will require businesses to do all their taxes online. Making Tax Digital for […]

Change on the horizon: a no-fault divorce system is considered

divorce

Following a Government consultation into ‘no-fault’ divorce in December 2018, both family lawyers and the general public alike are now eagerly awaiting the response to the consultation which will determine […]

6 changes to employment law in 2019

employment

2019 is the year of change for employment law, with 6 big changes on the horizon ranging from post-Brexit immigration rules to national minimum wage increases to parental bereavement pay. […]

Data protection and discrimination: From recruitment to the workplace

data protection

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

dogs

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

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