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11 Oct 2016
Inheritance – Generation Skipping
Gavin Barwell, the new housing minister, has urged grandparents to consider leaving their property to their grandchildren....
11 Oct 2016
FT report recognises asb law as leading innovator
The Financial Times’ special report on the most innovative lawyers in Europe 2016 has ranked asb law in the top 50 leading innovators in Europe....
10 Oct 2016
Disinheriting adult children
The number of claims made to the court by disinherited adult children seeking to challenge their deceased parent’s decision has risen by 11.5%. The trend is thought to have been fuelled by the well known case of Ilott v Mitson where the daughter made a successful claim against her mother’s estate after she left everything to charity....
7 Oct 2016
asb law acts for Info-Assure Ltd on its sale to BSI
The corporate finance team at asb law has acted for Info-Assure Ltd, a leading provider of cyber-security and information assurance on its sale to BSI, the business standards company....
7 Oct 2016
Raising finance for growth
Andrew Hoad, Partner, at asb law explains some of the considerations when raising finance for business growth....
4 Oct 2016
asb law presenting to in-house counsel at various events
Members of asb law's consulting arm, asb consult, have been invited to speak at a number of events organised for general counsel and in house legal teams...
3 Oct 2016
Tattoo discrimination - where to draw the line ...
The Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (ACAS) has recently issued new guidance on dress codes and appearance at work. ACAS claims that employers risk losing talented employees because of reluctance to employ people with visible tattoos....
12 Sep 2016
asb law shortlisted in FT Innovative Lawyers Awards 2016
asb law is delighted to have been shortlisted in the prestigious FT Innovative Lawyers Awards 2016 for "Innovation in New Model Legal Businesses - Structural and Behavioural Change"...
6 Sep 2016
METALL breakfast seminar #2 - Taking innovation to market
Please join us for the next free to attend METALL breakfast seminar on Tuesday 20 September at Roffey Park in West Sussex...
1 Sep 2016
Safeguard your assets
Acquiring and increasing the value of assets is a long-term goal for many people. However, only a very small proportion of people treat the protection of personal and business assets as a priority. Failure to consider basic steps in the estate planning journey can mean your hard work in building and growing is wasted. Unexpected life events (early death, illness, bankruptcy and divorce) occur all too often and the havoc they can cause to the unprepared may be financially devastating....