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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Advertising laws relaxed for vape and e-cigarette products

vape

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

jewellery

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 […]

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 […]

Customer stories – Meet Vantage Leasing

customer

Meet Vantage Leasing, a Rocket Lawyer customer. We asked the Managing Director at Vantage Leasing about their experience with Rocket Lawyer to see what they thought. Here are their responses. […]

Invoices – A small business owners guide to getting paid on time

Invoice

Delayed payments can be one of the most frustrating parts of running a small business. You depend on consistent cash flow to keep the lights on and pay overheads. Spending […]

PPE Regulation Changes – What you need to know

PPE

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is equipment that will protect the user against health or safety risks at work. It can include items such as safety helmets, gloves, eye protection, high-visibility […]

Changes to UK Immigration Law – Key facts for the next 12 months

immigration

The government has announced that doctors and nurses will now be exempt from the restricted Certificates of Sponsorship Tier 2 visa scheme and will instead fall under the unrestricted Certificates […]