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    HD advise in historic Lancashire trout farm management buyout

      A historic Lancashire trout farm is set for expansion after being purchased in a management buyout (MBO) for an undisclosed sum. Dunsop Trout Farm, which was established at Dunsop…

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    Why shareholder agreements are vital in family businesses

      In any business, when shareholder disputes arise, it‘s always a difficult time. However, when the owners of a business are also members of the same family, then things can…

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    Minimising legal costs: Why prevention is better than the cure

    In my role as a Deputy District Judge in the County Courts, one of my functions is to assess the legal costs claimed by the winning party against the losing…

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    Inheritance Tax: Transferable Nil Rate Bands explained

    Everyone has an allowance which they can leave free of Inheritance Tax on their deaths. This amount is referred to as the Nil Rate Band and is currently £325,000. Furthermore,…

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    Harrison Drury shortlisted for Red Rose Awards

    Harrison Drury has been shortlisted for the Law Firm of the Year prize at the Lancashire Business View Red Rose Awards 2011. The Red Rose Awards celebrate the outstanding achievements…

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    Harrison Drury assists in joint venture between Preston poultry businesses

    Experts from Harrison Drury have advised a Preston chicken processing company on a partnership with a local meat and poultry business. The Champ Chicken Company Ltd, based at Longton, near…

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    Are we to see new rights for cohabiting couples?

    Two years ago I wrote about plans being discussed to introduce legislation that would give cohabiting couples who break up similar rights to married couples. The plans have still not…

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    Do contracts need a review after a Court of Appeal case?

    If you’re a building contractor, you’ll be interested to hear about a recent case in the Court of Appeal which has provided useful guidance on the extent of your liability…

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    How to make succession planning work for your business

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    When does workplace banter become unacceptable behaviour?

    This issue has been the subject of much debate in recent days following the very public sacking of Andy Gray by Sky television. Many people view office or workplace banter…

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