Employer Guides: Should disciplinary and grievance meetings be recorded?

18th June 2019

Employment law specialist, Melanie Rowe, discusses the pros and cons of recording disciplinary and grievance meetings and gives her top 5 tips on how best to handle them. Continue reading

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Autumn Breakfast Seminar

7th June 2019

Following on from our popular spring breakfast seminar, our next breakfast seminar takes place in September and this time will focus on commercial property development. Continue reading

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Murrell Associates advises Hubbox to enable birthplace expansion

5th June 2019

After acquiring the ground floor of the building next door, Hub St Ives (the birthplace of Hubbox) has recently undergone significant refurbishment of its harbour front premises. By knocking through to next door, Richard and Amy Boon, along with their … Continue reading

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Louis Mathers joins Murrell Associates

5th June 2019

Murrell Associates are delighted to welcome Consultant Solicitor, Louis Mathers to their growing Commercial Property team. Louis brings with him a wealth of experience, having worked at the prestigious Bristol based law firm, Burges Salmon, before returning to his Cornish … Continue reading

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Buying and selling a small business: What to expect and how to prepare

3rd June 2019

Whether you are selling a business that you have developed and worked hard at, or you are embarking on a new venture or lifestyle change, you should make sure that you are fully prepared and protected. Most small business transfers … Continue reading

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Murrell Associates continue to invest in their growing team with two new paralegals

30th April 2019

Murrell Associates are continuing to grow and invest in their team with two new paralegals, Jessica Bishop and Emma Robinson, both of whom have recently been awarded training contracts with the firm. Emma and Jessica will complete their training contracts … Continue reading

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Employer Guides: Should I give a reference?

23rd April 2019

References are often an area of confusion and concern for employers. Many decline to provide a reference for fear of the potential legal consequences of responding honestly. This has the negative side-effect of reducing the worth of a valuable recruitment … Continue reading

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Employment Settlement Agreements: A brief guide

12th March 2019

A brief guide to settlement agreements for employers covering how they work, why they are used and when to use them. Written by Employment Specialist, Melanie Rowe, from Murrell Associates, Truro, Cornwall. Continue reading

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What does the new Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) mean for landowners in Cornwall?

5th March 2019

Landowners in Cornwall who are considering, or in the process of, selling land for the purpose of residential or commercial redevelopment, are likely to be affected by the new Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) introduced by Cornwall Council on 1st January … Continue reading

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“Being taken to an Employment Tribunal”: A Brief Guide for Employers

30th January 2019

What happens and tips for a successful outcome Being taken to an employment tribunal is something most employers dread. Whilst not something you would ever wish for, with some basic knowledge of the various steps and solid legal advice, the … Continue reading

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