The Sherrards Blog: Views from Award Winning Lawyers in St Albans & London

Dressing to impress – can employers take it too far?

20th April 2017

Inheritance tax and the Residence Nil-Rate Band (RNRB)

27th March 2017

Permanent Non-Dom Tax Status Abolished – New Deemed Domicile Rules

21st March 2017

The dictionary definition of domicile is a place of residence. Legally, broadly speaking, it is an individual’s permanent home. The concept has applications in all areas of law, such as marriage, wills and succession. It is also widely used to determine an individual’s liability to various taxes in the UK. …

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Permanent Non-Dom Tax Status Abolished – New Deemed Domicile Rules

Supreme Court ruling – Ilott v The Blue Cross & Others explained

15th March 2017

In July 2015 we reported that the Court of Appeal had increased the amount awarded from the estate of a deceased mother in favour of her disinherited estranged daughter. The Supreme Court has now reversed that decision, reverting to the original County Court award. Mrs Ilott was originally successfully awarded …

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Supreme Court ruling – Ilott v The Blue Cross & Others explained

Employment Limits – Yearly Review

24th February 2017

Each year, the government reviews the various limits applicable to sums payable or due in an employment context. It is important for employers to know about these changes to ensure that they are fully aware of their obligations – and the potential risks they face – with respect to their …

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Employment Limits – Yearly Review

Landlord’s Development v Quiet Enjoyment

23rd February 2017

New Anti-Corruption Laws in France

20th February 2017

Sherrards helps client to shut down rogue websites

17th February 2017

Sherrards has this week represented its long-standing client, Villa Plus, in connection with the shutting down of two bogus websites that were advertising Villa Plus’ villas for holiday rental unlawfully. Barney Laurence – a Senior Associate within the firm and who specialises in commercial litigation – wrote a detailed letter …

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Sherrards helps client to shut down rogue websites

China Daily Article “Investors from China gamble on London’s real estate” featuring Sherrards

17th February 2017

Are we moving into a cognitive era for professional firms?

7th February 2017

Artificial intelligence technologies such as IBM Watson are a paradigm shift for professional firms according to speaker Mike Platt who presented at the Alliott group North America Leadership Meeting in Miami. Keynote speaker Mike Platt of INSIDE Public Accounting shared his views on trends in the professional services sector. The future is …

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Are we moving into a cognitive era for professional firms?
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