Alleged failure to comply with the UK TSE monitoring scheme

Sheep in a field

Our Food Regulatory team successfully appealed against the conviction of an abattoir for an alleged failure to comply with the UK TSE monitoring scheme. In this case, an abattoir was convicted of failing to hand over sheep brain samples as part of DEFRA’s infectious disease screening programme and were fined a large amount of money… Read more »

Maximising agricultural and business property relief

farmer using a tractor to plow a field

We acted for executors following the death of the farmer and worked alongside property valuers in claiming and negotiating agricultural and business property reliefs with the Inland Revenue. This maximised the value of the farmer’s estate, which was to pass onto the family. As a result the farmhouse and farmland was distributed between the various… Read more »

Distribution of a farmhouse and land following a death

country house with hay bails in front of it

We advised the family of a farmer on how to distribute the farmhouse and land so that everyone had an equal share following his death. A Will had been made but not updated in many years and it didn’t reflect the family’s requirements when the farmer died. We were able to help re-arrange the estate… Read more »

Farming Divorce

Agricultural divorce can be complex, especially when a farm is involved. The impact can often be damaging for the farm. We have specialist family solicitors in our agricultural team who can help you in the event of a relationship breakdown. Past cases (known as case law) are primarily of use as a broad principle when… Read more »

Agricultural Wills & Succession Planning

A Will is probably one of the most important documents you will ever sign. If you are a business owner or a farmer, having the right Will in place will make it easier for your family to deal with the farm when you are no longer around. Our agricultural solicitors can help you plan for the future… Read more »

Agricultural Property

If you are considering purchasing an agricultural property or are looking into renewable energy schemes, we can advise you on the steps to take to make sure you achieve the most positive outcome. The diversity of agricultural law means that now, more than ever, it is vital to have a solicitor on board who knows… Read more »

Agricultural Disputes

At SAS Daniels we recognise the importance of ensuring your business, personal and family needs are protected within the fast moving environment of agricultural law. Within our team we have solicitors who are experts in the law around agricultural disputes and who can help resolve your problem no matter how complex it might be. The… Read more »