“Half-Dead Dave” – Banter or Age Discrimination?

12th May 2022

Age Discrimination. So held the Employment Tribunals in David Robson v Clarke’s Mechanical Limited. The Tribunal concluded that R had been subject to direct age discrimination due to R having to endure the nickname of “Half-Dead Dave.” The case was … Continue reading

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Age Discrimination – Old Fossils & Millennials

7th March 2022

Despite running into some 75 pages the judgment in Cowie v Vesuvius & Ors makes for interesting reading, especially as direct age discrimination cases tend to be few and far between. The use of words like “old fossil” has brought … Continue reading

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Murrell Associates advises Cornish Fixings

3rd March 2022

Henry Maples from our Corporate team advised Cornish Fixings on their acquisition by the Independent Builders Merchant Group. He was supported by Rachel Tremaine and Megan Bingley as well as David Williams advising on the commercial property aspects,  Rebecca Anforth … Continue reading

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Holiday Pay

9th February 2022

In Smith v Pimlico Plumbers Limited, the Court of Appeal ruled that Smith, a worker who was previously wrongly classified as self-employed by Pimlico Plumbers, was entitled to holiday pay for the whole time he was engaged by the company. … Continue reading

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Murrell Associates advise Radix Communications

12th January 2022

Radix Communications

Penryn-based copywriting agency Radix Communications is now owned by its employees, after setting up an Employee Ownership Trust (EOT). Founded in 2007, Radix has risen to become one of the UK’s leading specialist B2B copywriting agencies, writing marketing content for technology companies … Continue reading

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Share Purchase Agreements and Liability Caps

21st December 2021

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It’s all in the drafting So often in life we think something is so obvious that it doesn’t need saying so we don’t. Unfortunately, there are limits to which the courts will interpret what someone might or might not have … Continue reading

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Natasha’s Law and what it means for your business

16th December 2021

The UK Food Information Amendment, also known as Natasha’s Law, came into effect on 1 October 2021. What is Natasha’s Law? Parents of Natasha Ednan-Laperouse (a teenager who died after suffering an allergic reaction to an undeclared ingredient in a … Continue reading

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How strong is your brand?

12th November 2021

Brand

How strong is your brand and does it need to be protected? Trade marks are the basis of a brand’s identity. To strengthen the brands’ identity, it is recommended that there is a dynamic approach taken to ensure the brand … Continue reading

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Murrell Associates continue to expand their team with two new paralegals.

4th November 2021

Niche commercial law firm, Murrell Associates have expanded their team in Truro with the addition of two paralegals, Eloise Hall and Megan Bingley. Both new joiners are currently working with the corporate team and will soon be starting their LPC. … Continue reading

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Murrell Associates boosts its property offering with the appointment of David Williams as a Partner.

19th August 2021

Murrell Associates boosts its property offering with the appointment of David Williams as a Partner.   Niche commercial law firm Murrell Associates has appointed David Williams to their growing partnership. Previously part of Foot Anstey’s real estate team, David brings … Continue reading

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