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The Law on the Web blog is the place to read about the latest happenings in law, including changes to legislation and guides to help you understand your legal rights.

Could the government's new Fit for Work service help your business?

Luke Whitmore - Law on the Web

  1. 24 September 2015
  2. Business
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If you run a small- to medium-sized business and have struggled to handle long-term employee sickness, the government has just introduced a new scheme which could be exactly what you need.

Class struggle – when are term-time holidays legal?

Luke Whitmore - Law on the Web

  1. 23 September 2015
  2. Family
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If rock-bottom holiday prices have tempted you to take a family holiday during term-time, you might want to make sure you're up to date with recent changes to the law on when it's okay to take your children out of school.

Air fair? Aviation ombudsman could help mistreated passengers

Luke Whitmore - Law on the Web

  1. 22 September 2015
  2. Travel
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The UK's aviation regulator is looking to introduce a quicker, easier system to ensure that disgruntled travellers have their complaints dealt with properly by airlines.

4 things to consider when choosing an executor for your Will

James Watkins - Law on the Web

  1. 21 September 2015
  2. Wills and Probate
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Naming an executor in your Will allows you to choose someone you trust to care of your affairs when you are gone.

Talk like an ONLINE Pirate? 4 recent developments in online piracy

James Watkins - Law on the Web

  1. 18 September 2015
  2. Miscellaneous
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Despite the efforts of authorities, film studios and record labels, online piracy has continued to run roughshod over the creative industries.