Search our site.

Results will appear instantly.

Top results

  • No results!
View more

Top people

  • No results!
View more
0800 0284 396

Monthly Archives: June 2011

Jackson Reforms – An Opinion

Let’s not forget that the victim of an accident or a patient who has been injured as a result of a negligent doctor is often completely innocent.  The  aim of negligence laws is to place such a person in a position as if the harm had not been done to them.  The recent changes in funding and... Read the rest of this entry →

Posted in |

Employment Case Development in May

McKie v Swindon College The High Court in this case held that an employer could be liable to its former employee in damages for negligent misstatement when passing on information about them to a subsequent employer, extending the scope of negligent misstatement beyond an employer providing a negligent reference.  John Lewis Partnership v Charman A... Read the rest of this entry →

Posted in , |

Government Consultation on Flexible Working

A new consultation was launched by the Government in May to consider proposed extensions to flexible working and shared parental leave amongst other issues.  The consultation will close in August 2011.  The proposals include the following:            Retaining 18 weeks’ maternity leave, with the remainder of the maternity leave being classed as ‘parental leave’ which could... Read the rest of this entry →

Posted in , |

June 2011 – Employment Newsletter

Welcome to June’s edition of our employment law newsletter, keeping you up to date with changes in employment law, and informing you of recent case law developments. Proposals for Changes to Employment Law The Government has confirmed that collective redundancy consultation periods, the TUPE Regulations, and discrimination compensation awards will all be included in its... Read the rest of this entry →

Posted in |

Founded in 1877

Founded in 1877

60+ Employees

60+ Employees

Offices in Manchester & Glossop

Offices in Manchester & Glossop

Full Service Law Firm

Full Service Law Firm

Read what our clients have to say...

Very approachable, practical solutions to problems, but most of all very responsive which I personally think is very important because if you need help, you need it quickly, or at least to know someone is looking at it for you.

Joanne Rowe, Finance Director, Greater Manchester Chamber

Read what our clients have to say...

Always able to contact, very approachable, friendly and professional.

Nives Feely, JAM Recruitment

Read what our clients have to say...

I believe I have been able to establish a professional working relationship with everyone I have come into contact. Importantly, I sense the relationships which have been established give me the confidence that I can make contact with Davis Blank Furniss at any time and on any matter. I would also like to express my thanks to the very impressive “gatekeepers” who work in reception, not only for making me very welcome, but also for their professionalism.

Bill Pryke, CEO, Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors

Read what our clients have to say...

Thank you for your efficient and friendly help throughout this process. We have had it easy but your apporach has been part of that.

Robert Amsbury (Conveyancing Client)

Manchester office rated 5 on Google

Rated 5 stars

Get In Touch

If you have a question or query for anyone at Davis Blank Furniss, please complete the form below and one of the team will be in touch.