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How Litigation Works With Commercial Property - Gemma Staples
Property underpins business. All business needs a space, building or portfolio from which they can operate. Then, of course, there are the businesses whe...
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A Guide to the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975 - Nicola Marchant
It is a long-standing and fundamental principle of the law of England and Wales that a testator is free, by making a Will, to leave his or her estate in ...
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Dealing with Theft in the Workplace - Nicola Marchant
No matter the size of your business, theft in the workplace is an issue that all employers want to avoid. So what do you do if you suspect an employee ha...
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IPSO’s compulsory arbitration scheme goes live - Sarah Bazaraa
The Independent Press Standards Organisation’s (IPSO’s) compulsory arbitration scheme has now launched, meaning that anyone who has a claim against a...
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Are the parameters of professional privilege about to be redefined? - Sarah Bazaraa
The case of Bruzas v Saxton [2018] EWHC 1619 (Fam) raises the question of whether privilege can be asserted in deliberately disclosed material which pote...
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Manslaughter Sentencing Guideline: the final piece of the jigsaw? - Rhian Greaves
The Sentencing Council has today published the Definitive Guideline for offences of manslaughter.  Previously left to judicial discretion, in issuing th...
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HR Update: giving warnings for disability related absences, appeals in right to work dismissals, when can you offer less favourable terms to fixed term employees? - Jack Harrington
What's new This month we look at two shocking reports on sexual harassment at work, new ACAS guidance on overtime and suspension, updated Home Office gu...
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Four Tips When Preparing for the Mediation Process - Nicola Marchant
How do you prepare for and ensure that a mediation has the most chance of success? When it comes to mediation, the measure of success depends on a wide r...
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Sir Cliff Vindicated - Melanie McGuirk
Mr Justice Mann has handed down his decision in the case brought by Sir Cliff against the BBC and South Yorkshire Police for infringement of his right to...
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Setting Up a Trust - Jane Shaw
Here at Pannone Corporate, we have specialist experience in the setting up and management of trusts. A trust is, broadly speaking, an arrangement which s...
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Maximum fine for Facebook - Danielle Amor
The UK's data protection regulator (the ICO) has announced that it intends to impose a fine of £500,0000 on Facebook for its role in the Cambridge Analy...
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Succession and Effective Exit Strategies For Family Businesses - Jane Shaw
We have unrivalled expertise advising owner managed businesses on succession planning and exit strategies to ensure the smooth devolution of a business t...
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How to Contest a Will - Nicola Marchant
At Pannone Corporate we understand that one of the most emotionally stressful times individuals will experience is when a member of your family or a love...
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HR Update: dismissals for conduct short of gross misconduct, strict liability for disability discrimination, comparators under the Part Time Workers Regulations - Jack Harrington
What's new This month we look at new guidance on dress codes and discrimination, Acas guidance on religion and belief discrimination, and updates to the...
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Breaking up is hard to do… - Gemma Staples
Goldman Sachs International –v- Procession House Trustee Limited, Procession House Trustee 2 Limited [2018] EWHC 1523 (CH) Introduction The servi...
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Louboutin stomps its way to victory in the CJEU - Alexandria Winstanley
On 12 June 2018 the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) ruled on a question referred from the Dutch court regarding the Louboutin ‘red soles...
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HR Update: enhanced shared parental pay, last straw constructive dismissals, and is all work related travel working time? - Jack Harrington
What's new This month we look at the HMRC guidance on the new tax treatment of termination payments, the requirement to provide itemised payslips for al...
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HR Update: enhanced shared parental pay, holiday pay for casual workers, when to consider redundancy bumping - Jack Harrington
What's new This month we look at the latest statistics from the Employment Tribunal and Acas, a consultation on paid bereavement leave, and the new rates...
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HR Update: dismissing pregnant employees, stand by duty and working time, and the special circumstance defence in collective consultation - Jack Harrington
GDPR Update Two months to go until the introduction of the GDPR! Click here to see the latest ICO resources and guidance Changes to the Tax Treatment...
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HR Forum Tuesday 24 April 2018 9.00 am to 12.00 noon - Jack Harrington
Pannone Corporate’s HR Forum is a free regular update for employers and HR professionals, featuring sessions on employment case law, legislation and to...
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HR Update: covert surveillance, unfair dismissal following non-renewal of a fixed term contract and knowledge of disability - Jack Harrington
What's new This month we look at the new online DBS system, the Government’s response to the Taylor Review of modern working practices, the increases i...
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Should Louboutin’s red soles trade mark be deemed invalid? The Advocate General’s opinion is published - Alexandria Winstanley
On 6 February 2018 the Advocate General (AG) gave the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) his opinion on a question referred from the Dutch cou...
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HR Update: holiday pay, employer's data protection liability, weekly rest periods, dismissal relating to the right to work in the UK - Jack Harrington
What's new This month we look at the new rules for taxation of termination payments, changes to national minimum wage and other statutory rates, and a ca...
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Could a tiny business invalidate your trade mark? - Alexandria Winstanley
The Court of Appeal yesterday (23 November 2017) confirmed that small businesses that have goodwill in a small locality can prevent the registration of a...
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Global lawyers head to the city - Paul Jonson
Lawyers from around the globe visited Manchester recently to soak up what the city has on offer and improve international links, at an event hosted by Pa...
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A valuable precedent against online substitute sellers - Melanie McGuirk
The Intellectual Property Enterprise Court (IPEC) finds in favour of a brand owner subjected to online substitute sales and awards significant damages. B...
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Employers may have to enhance shared parental pay in line with enhanced maternity pay - Fiona Hamor
Since the introduction of shared parental leave, there has been considerable debate about whether employers are required to match any enhanced maternity ...
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Pannone Corporate advises Intechnica on £900k funding deal - Tim Hamilton
The corporate team at Pannone Corporate has advised Manchester digital company Intechnica on securing a £900k investment package to fund its ambitious g...
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Crunch deal for biscuit maker - Mark Winthorpe
The corporate team at Pannone Corporate advised the management team at a Greater Manchester biscuit maker which bought out the business in a private equi...
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Intelling dials up funding package with advice from Pannone Corporate - Tim Hamilton
Communications company Intelling has secured a multi-million pound cash injection from NVM to help fund its ambitious growth plans. Manchester-based Inte...
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Pannone Corporate advises Viva Blackpool on Golden Mile development - Gareth Birch
The real estate team at Pannone Corporate has advised Viva Blackpool in its bid to transform the former Harry Ramsden’s site into the Viva Vegas Diner ...
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Pannone Corporate advises Amberleigh Care on Management Buyout - Mark Winthorpe
One of the UK’s leading providers of specialist education and therapeutic care, Amberleigh Care, has been bought by its management team, advised by the...
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Pannone Corporate advises Stockport tool hire firm on Dutch deal - Mark Winthorpe
The corporate team at Pannone Corporate has advised tool hire company Supply UK Group on its acquisition by Dutch counterpart, Boels Rental. Stockport-ba...
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Closing the Gender Pay Gap - Fiona Hamor
It is International Women’s Day………and only four weeks until the Equality Act 2010 (Gender Pay Gap Information) Regulations 2017 come into force, ...
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Parliamentary Group recognises the risks presented by online substitute selling - Alexandria Winstanley
A report by the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on intellectual property was released at the end of February 2017. The report considered the emergi...
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Blogger Jack Monroe wins #twibel case against Katie Hopkins - Sarah Bazaraa
Katie Hopkins has been ordered to pay £24,000 in damages and £107,000 on account of Jack Monroe’s legal costs following a libel case relating to comm...
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Pannone Corporate HR Forum - Fiona Hamor
Pannone Corporate’s HR Forum is a free regular update for employers and HR professionals, featuring sessions on employment case law, legislation and to...
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Save a prayer for freedom of contract: Duran Duran’s High Court battle - Alexandria Winstanley
Members of pop group Duran Duran are ‘shocked’ and ‘saddened’ by the recent loss of a High Court claim regarding the ownership of the copyright o...
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Collaborating with the British Brands Group on conference to tackle substitute sales - Melanie McGuirk
Are you getting stung online? We’re excited to announce that today, we are teaming up with the British Brands Group to host a free event to help brand ...
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Our top takeaways from Design Manchester’s Great Debate - Paul Jonson
As Design Manchester came to an end last week, the festival was brought to a close in fitting style with their annual Great Debate. The theme of this ye...
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City ID: Supporting The Great Debate at DM16 - Paul Jonson
On Wednesday 19th October, the cream of creative Manchester is gathering in The Bonded Warehouse, St John’s, on the site of the Old Granada Studios nex...
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A coffee with Aidan Robertson - Paul Jonson
Earlier this month, we held our annual In House Lawyers Conference in partnership with BCL. We had a fantastic day filled with speakers and workshops tha...
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The Legal 500: How did we do? - Paul Jonson
Yesterday the new edition of the industry guide, Legal 500 was released and we were delighted to be recommended in 17 practice areas. We are a young and ...
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A look back at Plot - David Brown
With all the garden furniture packed away and the days beginning to shorten we wanted to reflect on the positive stories from Plot. It was lovely to see ...
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Talking Brexit, negotiations and red flags at this year’s IHL Conference - Melanie McGuirk
On Thursday, 8 September 2016, we are holding our annual In House Lawyers Conference jointly with BCL at the Innside Hotel next to Manchester’s new dev...
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Plot is coming to Pannone Corporate this summer - Paul Jonson
This August, Pannone Corporate is proud to be bringing Plot, the ‘world’s first on-demand garden’, back to Manchester. Plot was initially launched ...
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Pannone Corporate advises High Court enforcement company - TheBusinessDesk.com
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Roundtable: Second to none? - The Law Society Gazette
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Manchester advisers involved in acquisition by French insurance broker - TheBusinessDesk.com
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North West waste firm has new owners after deal goes through - TheBusinessDesk.com
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Pannone Corporate celebrates Stateside success - thebusinessdesk.com
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People on the Move: Dreamr; Medilink; Pannone Corporate; Trust; Calrom; HRC Law - thebusinesssdesk.com
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Pannone Corporate adds to property team - Place North West
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Bakery co-operative restructures to offer members a slice of its success - thebusinessdesk.com
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Pannone advises on fruit and vegetable firm takeover - insidermedia.com
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Nottingham vegetable supplier sold in MBO - thebusinessdesk.com
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Pannone brokers sale of former Lord Kitchener mansion - The Business Desk
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Pannone celebrates deals table top 10 ranking - The Business Desk
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Private equity firm backs insurance merger - The Business Desk
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Trio of client wins with big hitters for Pannone - The Business Desk
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Double hire for Pannone Corporate - The Business Desk
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Pannone to expand corporate team after topping £300m in deals milestone - The Business Desk
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People on the move: PM+M; Six &; FlowPannone Corporate; No Brainer - The Business Desk
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Boohoo's Christmas shopping splurge on PrettyLittleThing - The Business Desk
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Boohoo Boss Swoops For Son's Business - Insider Media
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