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Oliver & Co help gain compensation for the family of a man who died at work

Posted on December 12th 2023

The man was working as a roofer and was carrying out repair work when he fell through a missing skylight. A claim was brought against his employers as they failed to ensure safety nets were installed and to fence off unsafe areas. The employers denied...

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How to best protect an unoccupied property during winter weather

Posted on December 5th 2023

  Whatever the reason may be for the property being unoccupied during this time of year, it is well worth adopting some simple procedures to shield the property against winter’s harsh hand. So why might a property be unoccupied? The owner of the property has...

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Business Acquisitions – What You Need to Know

Posted on November 28th 2023

When considering the acquisition of a business, the onus is on the Buyer to investigate the target company thoroughly before acquiring it, rather than on the Seller to volunteer problems which may exist within their businesses. Consequently, this creates an imbalance in power whereby the...

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Buying or Selling a Business – the Primary Considerations

Posted on November 27th 2023

When looking to buy or sell a business one of the primary considerations is whether the sale is to be a be sale of assets or a sale of shares. In this article we consider each and discuss the advantages and disadvantages depending upon whether...

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Travelling in Dangerous Weather Conditions

Posted on November 20th 2023

  With it’s diverse seasons, the Great British weather presents many challenges and many different factors need to be considered to help keep road users safe. 9/10 weather-related deaths and serious injuries on the roads happen in the rain Winter weather can cause difficult driving...

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Qualifying as a Solicitor – The Apprenticeship Route

Posted on November 15th 2023

  Many people believe that the route to qualification as a Solicitor is a set path that everyone must follow. On the contrary, in modern day, there has been an influx in different methods that individuals can take to become a fully qualified Solicitor, or...

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Oliver & Co Features in Daily Telegraph Article

Posted on November 8th 2023

Chris Williams, Solicitor in the Conveyancing department at Oliver & Co, has recently been featured twice in The Daily Telegraph’s article sharing insights on expediting the process of selling a property, with a particular focus on selling at auction. This highlights our team’s expertise and...

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Family Law: Child Arrangements for Christmas

Posted on November 7th 2023

At Oliver & Co, we have a dedicated team that can assist you in making arrangements for your children over the festive period as transparent and straightforward as possible. If you do not currently have clear arrangements for how your child/children’s time is to be...

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Lung Cancer Awareness Month: Assisting those with asbestos-related lung cancer

Posted on November 1st 2023

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month. The aim is to raise awareness of the disease, its symptoms and causes, and how it can be diagnosed and treated. The ultimate aim is to try and save lives. How common is lung cancer? Lung cancer is the...

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Dealing with stress: Ways to manage the mind

Posted on October 30th 2023

As our natural defence against feeling threatened or under pressure, stress is something which we all experience but often don’t know how to deal with due to its overwhelming nature. 74% of people felt so stressed they were unable to cope according to a study...

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