While it may be bit far-fetched to compare partners in a partnership with Damocles, partners should nevertheless be aware of the potential precarious situation that they find themselves in.
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Andrew Hunter, lead Partner in the Licensing team at Harper Macleod, points out a flaw in the legal requirements around providing disabled access to licensed premises.
When a couple separates one of the issues which can cause the most animosity is what is to happen with the children. Where are they going to live and how much time are they going to spend with each parent?
The case of footballer Samir Nasri shows why sportspeople need to be careful to avoid doping violations, and how therapeutic use exemption (TUEs) can be claimed.
It remains commonplace in the fairground industry that inflatables and rides are operated without adequate Health and Safety measures. A recent case highlighted the tragic consequences of non-compliance with Health and Safety Regulations and the legal steps that will be taken when a breach is identified.