Rogers & Norton News

Businessman Using Calculator

Discount Rate Review – The Season of Goodwill!

Friday, December 23, 2016

In many personal injury claims there is a need to assess the future loss sustained by an injured party and part of that process involves calculating a multiplier. In basic terms, the multiplier is a figure by which any annual … Click to read more…

escalator-store

Your Rights & the January Sales

Thursday, December 22, 2016

It’s that time of the year when consumers rush to the Sales and remind retailers of their rights when the goods do not meet expectation, armed with the Consumer Rights Act 2015 which came into force in October last year. … Click to read more…

Golf Day Raises Record Amount for Macmillan

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Having completed the paperwork and collection of all the money due from the Golf Day we are delighted to announce that we have raised the grand sum of £12,750.00 this year for Macmillan Cancer Support in Norfolk. This is a … Click to read more…

Commercial Property

Commercial Flurry!

In what has been a very busy year for our Commercial department at Rogers & Norton, it has ended with a real flurry of activity, with many last minute transactions being completed, despite the unpredictable political events we have experienced … Click to read more…

Christmas is coming…but it may not always be a time for celebration

Monday, December 19, 2016

Christmas is a time for celebration.  However, the sad reality is that at this time of year the number of domestic abuse incidents increase and it can be a very difficult time for those living in fear of violence or … Click to read more…

Will your Employment Covenants Work in Court?

Friday, December 16, 2016

Our Litigation and Employment teams are approached by clients, employers and employees with the same question, “Can the former employee’s employment and future commercial activities be restricted”. Phil Kerridge comments, “Many employees have ‘restrictive covenants’ imposed in their contracts of … Click to read more…

Tax & Estate Planning

Is your Pension Safe?

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

For a while now there has been some uncertainty about the Trustee in Bankruptcy rights in relation to the pension of a Bankrupt, in fact since well before the Enterprise Act 2002 was implemented. As Peter Hastings recalls, the issue … Click to read more…

Employment Law Bulletin November 2016 Part 2

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Justification in Discrimination Cases Buchanan v The Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis Disability discrimination happens when a person is treated unfavourably because of something arising in consequence of their disability, and that unfavourable treatment can’t be objectively justified. The … Click to read more…