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Neighbour Disputes

14th March 2018

Getting embroiled in a dispute with a neighbour can be stressful. If handled properly though, there is every chance of avoiding formal litigation, which can be lengthy and extremely costly.

Commercial Property Renewal Rights

9th March 2018

Commercial tenants should be aware of their renewal rights when their lease term comes to an end and act sooner rather than later to secure continued occupation of their property.

International Women’s Day

8th March 2018

Today is International Women’s Day, which celebrates the achievements of women across the world.

MEES – A new standard to meet?

6th March 2018

Landlords could face fines of up to £150,000 if their rented property fails to meet the Government’s new Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES) regulations.

Look out for Stand 56

1st March 2018

We are looking forward to attending the Basingstoke Business Expo on Thursday March 22.

Snow Day

27th February 2018

As heavy snow has caused travel disruption and school closures you may be wondering what your employment rights are if you are unable to make it to work.

Employers in the Dark Ages when recruiting women

19th February 2018

Many employers are in the “Dark Ages” with old fashioned views when it comes to recruiting pregnant women and young mothers.

Have you thought about Lasting Powers of Attorney?

14th February 2018

Lasting Powers of Attorney is not an American mini-series, but it is a very useful legal document that people really ought to consider having in place alongside their Will.

Proposing This Valentine’s Day?

7th February 2018

Are you planning to pop the question on Valentine’s Day? If you are, make sure you don’t just put a ring on their finger – give consideration to a prenuptial agreement.

You could be entitled to an LPA refund

2nd February 2018

There is good news if you registered a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) between April 1, 2013 and March 31, 2017, as you could be entitled to a refund of up to £54.

It is Day Five of Family Mediation Week

26th January 2018

Today’s theme is “Looking back with pride on what has been achieved,” which covers resilient families, who focus on the future not the past, giving childr

Family Mediation Week – Day Four

25th January 2018

It is Day Four of Family Mediation Week. Today’s theme is "a sense of purpose and making it work for everyone.”

Listen, be listened to and stay in control

24th January 2018

Family Mediation Week. Day Three's theme is “Listen, be listened to and stay in control.”

Take a breath, evaluate and then take a step forward

23rd January 2018

It's Day Two of Family Mediation Week. Today's theme focuses on children and what mediation can do to help families who separate to take children’s views into account.

“Somebody, please help me”

22nd January 2018

Town Gate Mediation, which is a part of Phillips Solicitors, is supporting Family Mediation Week, which runs until Friday January 26.

Jakki's 30 year milestone

18th January 2018

Phillips Solicitors celebrate Jakki Lonie’s 30 year anniversary working as a valued member of the firm’s Residential Property team.

We are supporting Family Mediation Week

15th January 2018

Town Gate Mediation, which is a part of Phillips Solicitors, is supporting Family Mediation Week, running from January 22 to January 26

Family Mediation Explained

8th January 2018

Here is a short animated video that explains Family Mediation. It has been produced by the Family Mediators Association as part of Family Mediation Week.

Plenty of Christmas cheer at Phillips

18th December 2017

Generous colleagues at Phillips raised £426 for the Ark Cancer Centre Charity.

Meet Verity Lees

Verity Lees has recently joined Phillips Solicitors’ Residential Property team as an experienced Licensed Conveyancer.

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