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Success Story: Deal Agreed to save Iconic Music Retailer, Dawsons Music

75 jobs and the 120-year history of Dawsons Music has been saved after administrators agreed a deal with another music retailer. Husband-and-wife team Andrew and Karen Oliver, who own Manchester-based Alan Gregory Music and Musical Instruments, have bought the business with all of the staff transferring over. Andrew said: “I’m excited to be taking on… Read more »

COVID-19: Temporary Measures for Paying Stamp Duty on Shares

The COVID-19 pandemic has had an immediate impact on the number of corporate completions taking place with many aborting or being substantially delayed.  For the transactions that are still going ahead, HMRC and Companies House have implemented temporary measures in relation to the payment of stamp duty on share purchases. Under normal circumstances, stock transfer… Read more »

Covid-19 – Can Force Majeure in a Contract be Called Upon?

“Force Majeure” is a clause written into many contracts, which allows a supplier or customer to suspend its obligations under some circumstances. The Covid-19 virus has wide reaching ramifications for businesses, especially SMEs. Many companies are either implementing or hastily developing plans for employees to work from home or shut down for a period now that the disease… Read more »

SAS Daniels Assist Sellers in Acquisition of Police Software Firm

SAS Daniels has successfully completed a company acquisition involving Crewe-based Force Information Systems Limited (FIS) which has been bought by Acceo Solutions, a wholly owned subsidiary of Canadian-based software company N Harris Computer Corporation, for an undisclosed sum. Harris is a global market leader in the provision of critical software solutions in the public safety,… Read more »

New Recruits at SAS Daniels

We are extremely excited to welcome new recruits to the firm. Carly Borne has taken up the role of solicitor in the Dispute Resolution team, based at the Stockport office. She joins from DWF and has vast experience in commercial dispute resolution involving contract disputes, partnership disputes and professional negligence. Matthew Canfield has been appointed… Read more »

Chester law firm SAS Daniels expands to Vicar’s Lane

Following its expansion across Chester and North Wales Cheshire law firm SAS Daniels LLP has relocated its Chester office from White Friars to Vicar’s Lane. The full-service law firm, headed up by partner and commercial lawyer Kaye Whitby, had previously been based at White Friars before taking control of the larger space at 3 Vicar’s… Read more »

Summer Promotions For Nine At SAS Daniels LLP

Leading Cheshire law firm SAS Daniels LLP has promoted nine lawyers to support the company’s organic growth strategy, following another impressive year of financial success that saw revenues grow by 10% to £9.1 million. SAS Daniels has made six promotions to Senior Associates and three to Associate, across four of the firm’s service areas: Property,… Read more »

SAS Daniels Celebrates Another Year Of High Growth

Leading Cheshire law firm, SAS Daniels LLP, achieved revenues of over £9.1m in the financial year ending April 2017. These impressive figures were thanks to record billings by its Commercial Property, Corporate and Commercial Litigation and Family teams. Continuing its year-on-year growth the law firm forecasts to increase revenue by a further 10% in the… Read more »