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Goods and services disputes 4 ways to escape your gym contract in the new year

Gyms are prepared for a New Year’s resolution rush and every January, millions of people rush to sign expensive gym membership contracts. But how fair are these contracts and can you terminate them if your situation changes?

January 2024
Goods and services disputes Your consumer rights when it comes to smart meters

What rights do customers have with smart meter installation and claiming compensation if they have been overcharged?

December 2023
Goods and services disputes What Black Friday and Cyber Monday shoppers should know about their consumer rights

If you are waiting to see the myriad of deals that Black Friday and Cyber Monday will offer, you need to know your rights when it comes to buying online.

November 2023
Property disputes What to do if your neighbour’s Bonfire Night party causes a nuisance

Grace Dutton sheds light on the laws surrounding Bonfire Night and private firework displays.

November 2023
General advice , Property disputes How far you can legally go to stop someone from playing a trick on you this Halloween

Halloween is generally a ‘spooktacular’ time for all but a few bad apples can spoil the fun. So what can you do if someone chooses to play a trick and damages your property?

October 2023
Property disputes How to ensure your relationship with your neighbours doesn’t become hot and bothered

Sahib Ullah Raj from DAS Law explores the various disputes between neighbours and explains the legal options available.

September 2023
Holiday disputes Compensation rules for lost or damaged luggage

If you have your luggage damaged or lost altogether, you may be able to claim compensation from the airline or through your travel insurance provider.

August 2023
Holiday disputes Compensation for flight delays and cancellations

Are passengers eligible for compensation and under which circumstances can they make a claim? Anthony Di Palma, Solicitor at DAS Law, has the answers.

July 2023
Holiday disputes Make sure your car is safe when you use valet parking

Elisa Ribeiro has guidance on how you can avoid bad valet parking practices when you book your summer holiday.

July 2023
Property disputes Don’t let your private hedge be a hazard to public footpaths

Charlotte Ellis at DAS Law explains how to stay on the “right side of the law” and avoid being a nuisance when it comes to your garden or driveway.

May 2023
Property disputes Airbnb and holiday lettings: What to do with the staycation boom

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

April 2023
Goods and services disputes Don’t take a gamble when it comes to online betting

Lewys Traylor 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 2023
Property disputes Renting Homes (Wales) Act – What do landlords need to know

The Renting Homes (Wales) Act amendments simplifies how you rent properties. Here are the key changes for landlords.

January 2023