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What to do when a work night out goes wrong

The recent Court of Appeal ruling that a firm was ‘vicariously liable’ after its managing director punched a person and caused them brain damage at a Christmas party, should send loud warning bells to employers, especially in the run up to the…

Clarke Willmott’s Manchester to Manchester bike challenge

Anyone visiting Manchester law firm Clarke Willmott LLP on Thursday October 25 will be in for a shock as many of the staff will be in cycling gear as part of a fund raiser for St Ann’s Hospice.  The legal books are…

Event: The Secret to Unlocking Hidden Company Profits

As Company Directors, we put a LOT of pressure on ourselves in all areas of running a business. We work hard to do what is right by our customers, our staff, and ourselves, but making more profit is a driver year on…

Join etc.venues for their first birthday celebrations

Happy Birthday to us! It’s our 1st birthday at etc.venues Manchester! Please join us for a cheeky glass of fizz and a quick cheer to one year of etc. Venues Manchester An informal get together at 11 Portland Street. Bring your colleagues,…

Join GreaterSport this Wednesday for ‘The Daily Mile’

In Greater Manchester, we are passionate about the benefits of being active – and have set an ambitious target for 75% of people who live and work here to do at least 30 minutes of exercise a week. To support this, we…

TDC shines bright with Mummy’s Star to support unique cancer charity

Tosca Debt Capital (TDC) has partnered with North West-based charity, Mummy’s Star, to raise awareness and funds for women and their families affected by cancer during pregnancy and those diagnosed within 12 months of giving birth.  Mummy’s Star is the only charity…

A guide to short-term finance

What are bridging loans and what are they used for? The market for bridging loans has soared over the past few years, breaking the £3billion barrier for the first time in 2017. Initially used as a way to mend a broken link in…

FIRST EVER COMPENSATION FOR MAN MISINFORMED ABOUT A&E WAITING TIMES

A landmark Supreme Court ruling that compensation should be paid for an injury caused by a receptionist giving misleading information at A&E need not cause alarm throughout the NHS about increased levels of responsibility, according to a specialist medical negligence lawyer Chris…

Ward Hadaway urges SMEs to take advantage of international trade opportunities

Ward Hadaway is urging North East businesses to take full advantage of international trade opportunities with the Department for International Trade (DIT). The Top 100 law firm has been working closely with the Department for International Trade (DIT) North East for the…

NEW PROGRAMME TO HELP OFFICERS BUILD BOARDROOM CAREERS AFTER THE MILITARY

A programme to help departing military officers develop their boardroom skills as they build new careers in civilian life will be launched in Manchester next month. OnBoarding Officers aims to improve and hone their skills to help them become effective non-executive directors…