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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.

Cash and burn - will the national living wage work?

Luke Whitmore - Law on the Web

  1. 10 July 2015
  2. Employment
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George Osborne’s Budget on Wednesday brought one big surprise in the form of a so-called ‘national living wage’, but is it fair to businesses and workers, and will it really help?

Budget breakdown: changes for drivers and homeowners

James Watkins - Law on the Web

  1. 09 July 2015
  2. Miscellaneous
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Chancellor George Osborne has unveiled the first budget by a Conservative-only government since 1996.

DWP slammed over poverty redefinition

James Watkins - Law on the Web

  1. 03 July 2015
  2. Miscellaneous
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Iain Duncan Smith has fulfilled a long-held ambition to redefine how child poverty is measured, dubbing the old method "deeply flawed".

4 reasons you should make a Will now

James Watkins - Law on the Web

  1. 02 July 2015
  2. Wills and Probate
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Setting up a Will is a good idea, whether you are young or old - here's why you should (and how you can) do it today.

How to avoid car hire calamity without a paper driving licence

James Watkins - Law on the Web

  1. 01 July 2015
  2. Cars and Motoring
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The phasing out of the counterpart paper driving licence could have serious consequences for the summer holidays of many British drivers.