The Queen’s Speech 2022 – What does this mean for Employment Law?
On the 10th May 2022, the Queen’s speech was delivered at the State Opening of Parliament which set out the UK Governments legislative agenda for the coming year. Back in 2019, the Queen’s speech saw the announcement of the Employment Bill which seeks to give more rights to workers – so what is the Employment… Read MoreFind out more
New Director Appointed as O’Donnell Continues its Expansion Plans!
Jill Waddington has been appointed as a Director and Head of the Private Client department at Saddleworth based O’Donnell Solicitors. Jill, who joined O’Donnell Solicitors in 2021, has over 20 years of experience in handling private client work and has previously been named in the Legal 500 as a specialist in this area of law…. Read MoreFind out more
Tackling Probate – When Should I Consult a Solicitor?
It isn’t uncommon for a family member to act as executor to a will and handle the process known as ‘probate’. However, the complex nature of dealing with probate, nor the full extent of legal responsibility, are always fully appreciated by those that take on the role… Executors of an estate are legally responsible for… Read MoreFind out more
An Introduction to Alternative Dispute Resolution
Disputes can be disruptive to any business, taking up valuable time and resources. Depending on the nature of the dispute, reputational damage could also be caused. It is therefore in the interests of business owners to tackle any dispute swiftly. The first step is to try and resolve the dispute directly and amicably between the… Read MoreFind out more