Can you be fired for talking about politics at work?

5th December 2019

So, the general election is happening next week.  Many people have very different views.  Some people are keen to express their views; others would prefer to keep their politics private.  There are even a few who would prefer not to … Continue reading

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Food and Drink Sector Spring Breakfast Seminar

14th November 2019

Following on from our popular autumn breakfast seminar at Epiphany House, our next breakfast seminar takes place in March and this time will specifically focus on the Food and Drink Sector. Date: Wednesday 11th March 2020Times: Breakfast from 8.15am, seminar … Continue reading

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Next People Management Breakfast Forum confirmed on topic of performance management

8th November 2019

Our popular People Management Breakfast Forums continue. The second in the series will take place on Wednesday 22nd January and will focus on the topic of “Performance management and the art of difficult conversations”. The forums are led my our employment … Continue reading

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Employer Guides: Can you discriminate against vegan employees?

6th November 2019

Christmas is coming. No doubt Christmas party menus are circulating and discussions surrounding outfit choice and who’s got who in the Secret Santa are hotting-up (okay, forget the last bit, of course no one’s talking about Secret Santa).  If you … Continue reading

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How to protect against competitors bidding for your brand keywords

4th November 2019

Competitors bidding on brand keywords in relation to online listings has been the subject of much discussion and media attention in recent years. Many will remember Samsung’s famous “Awkward. You obviously mean S6” Google campaign that targeted Apple’s iPhone 6s. … Continue reading

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Jenny Harbord -Truro Women in Business Networking Group’s Business Woman of the week

1st November 2019

Jenny Harbord, Partner and Head of Property at Murrell Associates LLP, is Truro Women in Business Networking Group’s Business Woman of the week.  Read Jenny’s fantastic story of life lessons and 20 years of property law experience. I have recently … Continue reading

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Registering Unregistered Land – 5 Benefits of Land Registration

9th October 2019

Historically, all land in England and Wales used to be unregistered. When a property or land changed hands, lawyers would hand write documents transferring the property or land from one party to the other. These legal documents would form part … Continue reading

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Murrell Associates features again in Legal 500 guide to UK law firms

8th October 2019

The Legal 500 is a well-respected independent guide which Murrell Associates have been delighted to be included in since 2010. As part of the rigorous application process, the Legal 500 judges review the type and quality of work undertaken by … Continue reading

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Murrell Associates assist St Ives Workstation CIC purchase of Grade II listed building

18th September 2019

The commercial property team at Murrell Associates are pleased to have recently completed the purchase of one of the most historic and architecturally important Grade II listed buildings in St Ives on behalf of St Ives Workstation Community Interest Company … Continue reading

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Myth busting: Do employees need employment contracts?

11th September 2019

One of the most frequently asked employment law questions, according to Google is: Do employees need employment contracts? One of the most common reasons employers give for not issuing a contract is that they are afraid of being held to … Continue reading

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