• 13 JAN 16
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    After the floods: Employment law tips for business owners

    After the floods: Employment law tips for business owners

    With the recent floods affecting many firms across Lancashire and Greater Manchester, WHN has seen a surge in new enquiries from business owners seeking advice on how they should be treating employees in such debilitating commercial situations. Michael Shroot, partner and head of the commercial department at WHN, provides some useful guidance for employers following

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    • 11 JAN 16
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    My business premises flooded: how do I make an insurance claim?

    My business premises flooded: how do I make an insurance claim?

    The recent flooding across Lancashire and Greater Manchester has hit many small businesses hard. Sara Beaumont, partner at Woodcocks Haworth and Nuttall Solicitors, offers a step-by-step guide of actions business owners should take in the immediate aftermath of a flood to aid any insurance claims, getting businesses back up and running as quickly as possible.

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    • 07 JAN 16
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    How does flood damage affect commercial landlords and tenants?

    How does flood damage affect commercial landlords and tenants?

    Daniel Long, partner and head of commercial property dispute resolution at Woodcocks Haworth and Nuttall Solicitors, offers some practical advice for landlords and tenants whose businesses have been affected by the recent flooding. Parts of Lancashire, Cumbria and Yorkshire have recently been badly affected by torrential rainfall, leaving many businesses unable to trade as a

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    • 06 JAN 16
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    Commercial landlords unlock hidden growth potential

    Commercial landlords unlock hidden growth potential

    Investment in the commercial property sector in the North West reached £709million during the third quarter of 2015 and in Lancashire low interest rates and a rise in rents has resulted in a strong commercial property market. In 2016, rather than being overly focused on simply managing costs, commercial landlords and asset managers are taking

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