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Coronavirus: What Support Is Available for Landlords?

Empty high street, what support is available for lanlords

Buy-to-let owners and commercial landlords are facing significant challenges as a result of the coronavirus crisis. What support is available for landlords and their tenants? The financial impact of the coronavirus crisis and the UK’s lockdown policies have meant it has become much more difficult for many people and businesses to pay their rent. The… Read more »

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 »

SAS Daniels Shows Support by Offering Discount to Blue Light Card Holders

SAS Daniels LLP are proud to support our NHS, emergency services and armed forces during this difficult time. We are now offering discounted services and out of hours consultations by video and/or telephone to all Blue Light Card members. Find out more about the offers available and how to get in touch below. Services Offered… 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 Welcomes New Starters for 2020

SAS Daniels Solicitors are delighted to announce the expansion of our team with the addition of new starters for 2020. The commercial property team has welcomed solicitors Marina Banks from Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP to work in Stockport, and Ben Thomas from Oliver & Co to work in Chester. Furthermore, the residential property team… 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 »

Promotions at SAS Daniels

Latest promotions for three members of staff have recently been announced across the firm. Claire Porter has been promoted to Senior Associate in the Family Law team based in Chester. She specialises in advising on a wide range of matters including divorce, financial settlements, separation, co-habitation, pre-nuptial and post nuptial agreements. Kathryn Clare is now… 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 »

SAS Daniels Celebrates Top Listing in Leading Legal Directory

We are pleased to announce that we have achieved a ‘Top Tier’ ranking in the latest Legal 500 Directory, the legal sector’s independent directory of law firms. The guide is prepared each year by a team of researchers and is a go to reference for businesses and clients looking to find legal advisers. It is… Read more »

Trainees Qualify at SAS Daniels

We are pleased to announce that two trainees have qualified after completing their training contracts with SAS Daniels. Zoe Worthington and Sophie Adshead joined in 2017 and qualify as Solicitors within the Family and Corporate and Commercial teams respectively. Four more trainees are now embarking on the same journey and will work across our four… Read more »