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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.

Happy holidays? Your rights to time off at Christmas

Luke Whitmore - Law on the Web

  1. 24 November 2015
  2. Employment
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At a time of year where many are seeking to take time off, what does the law have to say about your right to a Christmas break? And on the flipside, what if you'd rather be working?

How to set up a Will Trust for a Disabled or Special Needs Person

James Watkins - Law on the Web

  1. 18 November 2015
  2. Wills and Probate
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You can use a Will Trust to leave your money and property to someone who has special needs, giving them financial security without affecting their benefits.

School bullying – when to get the law involved

Luke Whitmore - Law on the Web

  1. 16 November 2015
  2. Family
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However much you dislike bullies, you might still be reluctant to call the police on errant schoolkids. So when is it appropriate to get the law involved over bullying?

Freelancers - how to chase down clients who just won't pay

James Watkins - Law on the Web

  1. 12 November 2015
  2. Business
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Don't let a tardy client deprive you of what you deserve for a job well done.

Out of time? Opting out of the Working Time Regulations

Luke Whitmore - Law on the Web

  1. 11 November 2015
  2. Employment
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The Working Time Regulations limit how long most people can be expected to work for, but there is also the option of opting out. Find out everything you need to know about how it works.