A local solicitor turned ‘Dragon’ recently, to help teach students from Windsor Boys School the harsh realities of running their own businesses. Andrew Hayward, head of the corporate and commercial department at local Slough solicitors Owen White, joined together with other local businesses to support the work of the year 10 students, led by head […]
L to R: Tracy Harding, Ewan Gadsden, Katherine Morris and Karen Murphy with boxes filled with gifts for the homeless Two members of our staff have organised their second annual collection of charitable shoe boxes to donate to local homeless people Following on from last year’s successful collection, Tracey Harding and Bridget Orr called on everyone […]
In July 2017, the Supreme Court declared Employment Tribunal fees unlawful (for more information on this decision read our previous article, ‘Employment Tribunal Fees Outlawed’.) Since that decision, the Government has committed to refunding those who have paid the unlawful Employment Tribunal fees and have recently published details of the anticipated refund scheme. Those successful in […]
Staff from Owen White Solicitors made and sold cakes to support Macmillan Cancer Support’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning.
Over the years, franchising has gained a, somewhat unfair, reputation for disputes and litigation between franchisors and franchisees. Is this the reality of franchisees’ experience in the sector, and what are the causes of disputes? Franchising is a long-term relationship that requires a high element of trust between the parties. Franchisees can spend life savings, […]