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October 2016

firework laws

What Are the Laws Around Fireworks?

By Legal Advice

  As Bonfire Night is now just around the corner, Arlingsworth Solicitors have listed some of the laws and regulations around letting off fireworks. We hope this advice will help you to understand the law, but also help keep you safe too. Find out more below. Who can buy fireworks? This depends on the type of firework you’re buying. The kind that you see in supermarkets or from licensed retailers are called Category 2 or 3. These can…

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Commercial Lawyers

Changes to Employment Law in 2016 and 2017

By Changes in UK Law, Employment Law

As we all know, employment law changes all the time, making it difficult for employers and employees to make sure they’re following the rules. We thought we’d list all the changes to UK employment law in October 2016 and beyond: 1. The national minimum wage will increase The national minimum wage for workers aged between 25 and 21 will increase to £6.95 per hour. The rate for workers aged between 18 and 21 will be…

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