Brexit WILL Impact Deals Activity
Turner Parkinson, the Manchester-based business law firm, has said 2016 was its best ever year for deals, but is sounding a note of caution around future North West deal volumes.The firm, which has 71 staff and 16 partners, completed 96 deals last year, with a combined transaction value of £735m (2015: 86 deals worth £590m).Operating from a single office in Manchester, TP’s deal performance offers…
New JCT 2016 edition Suite of Contracts
The Joint Contracts Tribunal (JCT) has now released the full suite of 2016 edition contracts including the Standard and Design and Build Contracts and their associated Sub-Contracts, the Intermediate Building Contract family and the Minor Works contracts, together with the 2016 edition of its Collateral Warranty documents.
TP Associate Shortlisted for ‘Mentor of the Year’ Award
Turner Parkinson are delighted to have Corporate Associate David Hayes shortlisted for ‘Mentor of the Year’ at The Made In Manchester Awards 2017.
2016 Autumn Statement: How Will the Changes Affect Your Business?
On 23 November 2016 the Chancellor of the Exchequer delivered the reported last Autumn Statement. Whilst there were no major surprises, employers should be aware of the following changes:
Do Employees Have to Request a Rest Break to Be Entitled to One Under the Working Time Regulations 1998?
No, according to the recent decision by the Employment Appeal Tribunal in Grange v Abellio London Ltd. Here the EAT confirmed that there was no need to specifically request a break under the Working Time Regulations 1998 (“WTR”) in order to bring a complaint to a Tribunal that it had been denied.