DAS Law blog

Our blog on the law

We know that not everybody understands the law as fully as us, so that's why we built a helpful blog. Our blog is the place where our lawyers share their knowledge to give you a better understanding of your rights on many everyday legal topics.

Jargon-free legal information

Our legal experts pick topical subjects and help demystify the relevant law using language people understand. Some of our blogs are even based loosely on the cases our solicitors handle. We must be doing something right because our blog receives over a million hits a year!

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Simply select an area of the law below, then open the blog articles that take your interest.

We add new articles on a regular basis, so come back from time to time, and feel free to share them on social media.

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  • Accidents at work
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  • Employment disputes
  • Family disputes
  • General advice
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  • Motorcycling
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Family disputes , Goods and services disputes , General advice Weddings – what to do if your big day doesn’t have a fairy-tale ending

What happens if your wedding plans end in disappointment because of problems with your dress, your hair or the food?

August 2018 Learn more
Holiday disputes Don’t be left out of pocket when you get sick on holiday

Nicole Rogers from DAS Law explains what you need to know about claiming on your insurance or taking legal action if you get sick on holiday.

August 2018 Learn more
Goods and services disputes Summer holiday clubs: what’s the worst that could happen?

What can you do if a plan to send your child to a summer holiday club goes awry due to sickness or cancellation? DAS Law investigates.

August 2018 Learn more
Property disputes What tenants need to know about being evicted

There are a number of rules in place regarding evictions; here's what you need to know if you are being evicted or threatened with eviction.

July 2018 Learn more
Property disputes Landlords – what you need to know about evictions

The legalities of evictions are a minefield; here's what to know if you want to evict a tenant.

July 2018 Learn more
Employment disputes , Employee disputes How to navigate employment rights in the gig economy

If you are unsure about your employment status, the rights and benefits that come with it, you need advice from professionals who understand the law.

July 2018 Learn more
Employment disputes , Employee disputes Don’t get a red card while watching the World Cup at work

If you are planning on watching World Cup matches at work there are a number of important things to consider.

July 2018 Learn more
Family disputes , General advice UK heatwave - temperatures rise and tempers flare as parents clash with schools over uniforms

While most of us are enjoying the sunshine in our summer clothes, school children are being asked to stick rigidly to the rules when it comes to their uniforms.

June 2018 Learn more
Goods and services disputes , General advice What can you do if you don’t meet the person of your dreams when using a dating service?

What can people do if they feel that have not received the services they have paid for? Can they ask for their money back if they asked for a prince and all they got were frogs?

June 2018 Learn more
Family disputes , General advice Day Out Disaster – What happens if your little darling damages a precious work of art?

The recent news that a family were hit with a £100,000 bill after their toddler damaged a work of art will send shivers down the spine of families across the country who are planning their days out over the summer.

June 2018 Learn more
Family disputes , General advice Children’s parties - when merriment turns to misery

What happens if things go wrong and someone is injured at a party? Are parents and guardians legally responsible for making sure the venue is safe?

June 2018 Learn more
Property disputes , General advice What to do if a car blocks your driveway

What action can you take if someone parks outside your home and goes on holiday?

June 2018 Learn more