Knowledge is power and detailed knowledge of a customer will greatly improve your chances of obtaining payment if they should later become a debtor. For the small but problematic proportion of outstanding debts which are likely to lead to court action, it is vitally important to ensure that you have enough information to enforce a judgment successfully should the need arise.
Are you worried about nursing home fees eating up your children's inheritance? The fear of losing your hard-earned money to the Treasury has lessened in recent years with the introduction of the married couple's inheritance tax nil rate band, but the risk of losing it to pay for nursing home fees has not.
It is estimated that anything between 250,000 and one million workers are employed on zero hours contracts in the UK. Traditionally these contracts have been used in many sectors where it is hard to plan staffing levels such as retail, hospitality and leisure and a degree of flexibility is required to cope with peaks and troughs.
Want to get to know more about the partners of Poole Alcock? Derek McDonald, a partner in the criminal department, sheds some light.
As the UK economy slowly recovers from financial turmoil, many companies are looking overseas when considering expansion.
On Sunday 24th November, Andrew Hague, Corporate Partner at Howard Worth and Scott Harding, Partner at Poole Alcock Solicitors will be cooking a three course meal from scratch in the aid of St Lukes Hospice.