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Latest update from Oliver & Co Solicitors regarding COVID-19

Posted on January 8th 2021

  Our Management Team continue to review all government and health guidance in relation to this matter. The welfare of our clients and staff is of paramount importance to us and we are taking the appropriate precautions.   In line with the current Government guidelines...

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Christmas Closing

Posted on December 16th 2020

Our office will be closed over the Christmas holiday period.   We close at 5:15pm on Tuesday 22nd December and reopen at 8:45am on Monday 4th January 2021.   We would like to thank our clients for their support during the past difficult year and...

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Online Probate applications are now mandatory for Solicitors in England and Wales

Posted on December 14th 2020

Solicitors now have to submit most probate applications online. The Probate Registry have developed the online system with the view of making the process quicker and more efficient. For simple, online probate applications we are seeing that these important documents are coming back much quicker...

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November 2020: Lung Cancer Awareness Month

Posted on November 16th 2020

This month marks the annual Lung Cancer Awareness Month, a campaign which aims to improve the outcomes for patients suffering from lung cancer by bringing together experts from across the world to aid research and boost awareness. The campaign aims to raise awareness about screening...

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Latest update from Oliver & Co Solicitors regarding COVID-19

Posted on November 6th 2020

  Our Management Team continue to review all government and health guidance in relation to this matter. The welfare of our clients and staff is of paramount importance to us and we are taking the appropriate precautions.   As a temporary measure, we will close...

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Oliver & Co Highly Commended in British Wills & Probate Awards 2020

Posted on October 27th 2020

Here at Oliver & Co we pride ourselves on delivering great service to all of our clients whilst also doing our part to help look after the environment, our staff and our community. Thanks to these values, we were shortlisted for two awards in this...

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The Rise of Rent Suspension Clauses in Commercial Leases

Posted on October 26th 2020

With further restrictions looming due to the rise in COVID-19, Oliver & Co Solicitors have seen an increase in the number of tenants requesting the inclusion of a Rent Suspension Clause in their new commercial lease. What is a Rent Suspension Clause? A Rent Suspension...

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The Whiplash Reform Programme – do injured motorists deserve better?

Posted on October 19th 2020

What is the Whiplash Reform Programme? The Whiplash Reform Programme (WRP) has been introduced by the government to tackle the large number and high cost of whiplash claims within the UK. The government has been working closely with the Motor Insurer’s Bureau, alongside other representatives...

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Redundancy & Settlement Agreements – Guidance for Employers and Employees

Posted on October 8th 2020

Regrettably the UK has sadly seen a sharp increase in the number of redundancies and individuals losing their jobs as a result of the economic crisis caused by COVID-19. Whether you are an employer or employee, it is imperative that specialist employment legal advice is...

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Meet the Team: Tim Polding

Posted on July 21st 2020

Our ‘Meet the Team’ articles aim to let you learn more about our staff, who are the foundations of Oliver & Co and our excellent client feedback and reviews. Tim Polding is the head of our Commercial Law Department and has over 30 years of...

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