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Coronavirus (COVID-19): The Rise of Coronavirus Scams
In a time when the nation should be pulling together it is not unexpected to see that there remain those who see the outbreak as an opportunity to take advantage of the vulnerabilities of others.
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Guidance on Business Interruption Insurance
The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has recognised the unprecedented challenges facing us all as a result of the Coronavirus outbreak and has released new guidance on data protection regulation.
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Coronavirus (COVID 19): Assistance for Landlords and Tenants under the Coronavirus Act 2020
The Coronavirus Act 2020 (the 'Act') received Royal Assent on 25 March 2020 and attempts to alleviate the financial pressures on both tenants and their landlords. The Act temporarily alters the rules surrounding possession and forfeiture proceedings for both residential and commercial tenancies.
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): The effect of COVID-19 on M&A transactions
COVID-19 and its effects arrived very quickly meaning there was very little time for those planning or currently engaged in M&A transactions to plan for the likely consequences of the virus.
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Employer Obligations and Data Protection
The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has recognised the unprecedented challenges facing us all as a result of the Coronavirus outbreak and has released new guidance on data protection regulation.
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Implications for Commercial Lenders and Borrowers
The Covid-19 pandemic has caused enormous financial implications globally, from eroded equity values on national stock markets to reduced central bank interest rates and beyond.
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Self-isolation and Sick Pay
The rapidity with which the Covid-19 pandemic has swept through the population has left many employers and employees unsure as to their legal obligations regarding employee absence.
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Ongoing Help With Wills, LPAs, Estate administration and Tax Planning
At this time of sweeping uncertainty, we are, as individuals and collectively, taking the necessary steps to protect one another from the spread of Covid-19.
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Guidance on Compliance with Family Court Child Arrangements Orders
The President of the Family Division and Head of Family Justice has released the following guidance on compliance with Family Court Child Arrangements Orders [‘CAOs’] in light of the Coronavirus crisis.
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Additional Support From the Government for Self-Employed Individuals
On the evening of Thursday 26 March 2020, the Chancellor of the Exchequer announced the government’s “Self-Employed Income Support Scheme, following calls that the measures that he had previously announced did not go far enough to support self-employed individuals.
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): A Summary of the Latest Guidance for the Construction Industry
There has been a significant amount of confusion and concern within the construction industry about how those working within the industry should respond to the unprecedented coronavirus pandemic. Construction Solicitor, Alice Toop provides a summary of the latest guidance to the industry.
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Working to minimise the spread of COVID-19 whilst maintaining quality service
The ability of our solicitors and support staff to work remotely is central to Steele Raymond’s continuity arrangements. Many of our staff members have already been working from home effectively since the UK Government advised measures on 16th March 2020, which has enabled us to provide an uninterrupted service to our clients.
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Summary of Government Assistance for Businesses, the Employed and the Self-Employed
On Friday evening, the Chancellor of the Exchequer announced further unprecedented measures to help individuals and businesses cope with the financial strain caused by the coronavirus.
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Business Interruption Loan Scheme
On Tuesday, 17th march, Chancellor Rishi Sunak stated that the Government is extending the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme.
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Support for Businesses with Outgoings
There has been much commentary around the Government’s proposals to inject cash into struggling businesses. However, business owners should also consider seeking agreements with third parties to delay or restructure outgoings.
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Coronavirus (COVID19): Small Business Grants
In the recent 2020 Budget, Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced that small businesses in England, which are currently eligible for Small Business Rate Relief or Rural Rate Relief, will be eligible for a one-off grant of £3,000 to help meet their ongoing business costs through the Coronavirus pandemic.
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Residential Property Transactions and Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Over the last few weeks our Residential Property Team have been involved in detailed discussions and negotiations with solicitors acting for buyers and sellers of residential property in an attempt to keep property transactions moving despite the disruption caused by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Update to clients
Supporting you through challenging times.
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Impact on Commercial Contracts
The ongoing Coronavirus (COVID-19) contagion has led many businesses to consider whether they are able to seek relief from the performance of contractual obligations. One common mechanism to seek relief in such a situation is through reliance on a force majeure clause.

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