Don’t be left in the cold

With the snow falling thick and fast across some parts of the county we are seeing an increasing number of enquiries with regards to whether or not employers are obliged to pay their employees who are unable to make it into work. One of the basic principles of an employment relationship is that an employer… Read more »

SAS Daniels LLP strikes gold investors in people

Leading North West law firm SAS Daniels LLP has been awarded the Investors in People Gold Standard, joining the top 7% of accredited organisations across the UK who believe in realising the potential of their people. The firm which has over 70 legal advisers, including 23 partners operating out of four offices based in Stockport,… Read more »

SAS Daniels LLP advises JD Horizons on its acquisition by Croda

International chemical manufacturer, Croda, has strengthened its Oil & Gas portfolio through its purchase of JD Horizons. SAS Daniels advised the shareholders of JD Horizons and Addleshaw Goddard, acting for Croda. JD Horizons, a UK based business specialising in ‘Solutions for Flow Assurance’ technology, was founded in 1999 and has become a proven leader in… Read more »

SAS Daniels LLP raises the bar in legal rankings

North West law firm, SAS Daniels LLP, has achieved its best ever rankings in national legal guides, Chambers UK and The Legal 500. Rankings in Chambers UK and The Legal 500 are key to the firm’s credentials, recognising the firm’s specialist teams, based solely on merit, and reinforcing its proposition as ‘No ordinary law firm’…. Read more »

The Business Club helps give your business a better diagnosis

The Business Club is set to host their winter event featuring an informative seminar and Q&A session with specialist Physiotherapist and experienced Vocational Rehabilitation Practitioner, Ross Whiteside of Trinity House Practice. Businesses can benefit from Ross’ award winning work and an opportunity to learn about how careful sickness management can mean a much better state… Read more »

SAS Daniels celebrates the cream of Cheshire’s businesses

As headline sponsor of the prestigious 2014 Cheshire Business Awards, we joined over 260 guests on the evening of Friday 3 October, to recognise the crème de la crème of Cheshire’s business community. The event took place in the stunning setting of Chester Cathedral, with ITV’s Lucy Meacock as guest presenter. The evening saw twelve… Read more »

Intestacy rule changes do not rule out the need for a will.

Where someone dies without disposing of all their estate by a valid will, the intestacy rules dictate who inherits. These intestacy rules have changed. From Wednesday, 1 October 2014 the Inheritance and Trustees’ Powers Act 2014 came into force. Prior to 1 October 2014, if someone died without a will and was survived by a spouse… Read more »

The vital importance of choosing the right executors.

It is reported that the claims against executors for mishandling estates tripled last year. People often appoint friends or relatives to act as executors in an attempt to save money, but this can actually lead to greater expense at the end of the day if a mishandled estate lands up before the courts. ‘Mishandling’ by… Read more »