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!

How to use the DAS Law blog

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.

Categories

  • Accidents at work
  • Animals
  • Commercial disputes
  • Covid-19
  • Employment disputes
  • Family
  • General advice
  • Goods and services disputes
  • Growing your business
  • Holiday disputes
  • Motorcycling
  • Personal injury
  • Professional services disputes
  • Property disputes
  • Protecting your business
  • Road traffic accidents
  • Setting up a business
  • Wills and Probate
Employment disputes What employees need to know about NDAs and confidentiality clauses

What is a Non-Disclosure Agreement? Ryan James from DAS Law takes an in-depth look.

June 2022 Learn more
Protecting your business , Goods and services disputes , Covid-19 What you need to know about hospitality, Covid, and new Health and Safety rules

In light of Covid-19, health and safety rules have changed and venue owners, event organisers and attendees need to be up to speed.

June 2022 Learn more
Property disputes Section 21 notices - what the end of “no-fault evictions” could mean

The Renter’s Reform Bill was proposed to improve protection for private renters in England, including the ending of section 21 notices.

June 2022 Learn more
General advice Let’s get this royal street party started!

Many people across the UK will be celebrating the Queen's Jubilee with a fun-filled street party, but what do you need to consider in preparation for the big day?

May 2022 Learn more
Employment disputes Can employees legally refuse to return to the workplace?

Across the country the calls for employees to return to the workplace. Simon Roberts, Senior Associate, at DAS Law, looks at what you need to know.

April 2022 Learn more
Property disputes Airbnb and holiday lettings: What to do with the staycation boom

Thomas Pertaia, a solicitor at DAS Law, answers the most important questions for existing Airbnb hosts and those thinking of renting out their properties.

April 2022 Learn more
Employment disputes International Stress Awareness Month: your workplace rights

To mark International Stress Awareness Month, Simon Roberts takes a look at what the law says your employer needs to do about workplace stress.

March 2022 Learn more
Goods and services disputes Don’t take a gamble when it comes to online betting

Simon Roberts gives you the inside track on how to check out the legitimacy of a betting site and your legal options if your online bookie won’t pay you out.

March 2022 Learn more
Animals How your dog could get you in trouble with the law

What are the legal rights of pet owners and those who are fed up with other people’s nuisance pets?

March 2022 Learn more
Personal injury , Professional services disputes What to do if your dream makeover turns into a nightmare

What rights do you have if you don’t like your new hair style? Do you still have to pay if you didn’t give you the look you wanted?

February 2022 Learn more
Family If your engagement doesn’t have a happy ending, who gets the ring?

If your fiancé(e) or unexpectedly breaks off the engagement, who gets to keep the engagement ring?

February 2022 Learn more
Employment disputes 9 things employers need to know about apprenticeships

With National Apprenticeship Week here, we explain what employers need to consider regarding apprenticeship schemes and their legal obligations.

February 2022 Learn more