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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
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
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
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
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
Goods and services disputes How 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 2022
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 2021
General advice , Property disputes How far you can legally go to stop people 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 2021
Holiday disputes , Family Taking your children out of school during term time could land you in detention

Molly-Ellen Turecek from DAS Law explains the circumstances that permit an absence during term time and the penalties parents can face if they are found not to have complied with the law.

September 2021
Goods and services disputes Online ticket scams are on the rise – here are your legal rights

Do buyers have any legal recourse when it comes to purchasing counterfeit tickets? What are the risks when buying tickets from resellers, and what is the best way to protect yourself from ticket scams?

July 2021
Property disputes Struggling to pay your rent? Here’s what you need to know

The eviction ban in England and Wales has now been extended further; landlords are not able to legally enforce an eviction order until after these bans have ended.

July 2021
General advice , Property disputes Everybody needs good neighbours. But what can be done if someone refuses to be neighbourly?

What happens when a neighbour’s plant is growing across onto your property? And what can be done if a neighbour’s tree is blocking the light into your garden?

May 2021
Goods and services disputes An online review could land you in hot water with the law

Could sharing thoughts and experiences online turn into an unexpected legal dispute?

February 2021