Harrison Clark Rickerbys: expert advice
Our official legal partner, Harrison Clark Rickerbys (HCR), bring to you their expert advice on a number of different topics.
Legal guidance and top tips
As well as offering British Dressage members access to a free legal advice helpline and fixed fee or discounted legal services, HCR share their expertise on some of the top current areas of interest that they're advising clients on:
Putting family welfare first when making future decisions
Making big life decisions affecting all members of your family can be tricky. From divorce and caring arrangements post-separation to parental responsibility and declarations of parentage, HCR’s experts are here to help you!
Business interruption insurance
Many people have struggled to claim against their business insurance for the interruption to their business wrought by Covid-19; but all may not be lost. HCR's experts guide you through the steps to take when dealing with insurers.
Home sweet home: tips for buyers & sellers
Now the UK is on the move again and the housing market is seeing a resurgence, Zoe Touhey, Harrison Clark Rickerbys’ head of residential property, offers 10 top tips on buying or selling your home:
Handling internal business matters
Employees could be absent for many Covid-19 related reasons – self-isolation, travel quarantine, a positive test – and employers need to keep the bigger picture in mind when responding. It’s important to understand the best ways to handle each instance during this time.
Farm diversification – how does that affect your tax position?
Farm diversification may never have been so important, as changes to agricultural subsidies loom from next year. But part of planning your way into the future should be to check how your projects affect your tax position to avoid any shocks once your new approach is up and running.
Meet Harrison Clark Rickerbys' specialist equine solicitors
Advising on legal matters that affect the ownership of horses and the associated services provided, HCR work with horse owners, equine professionals, livery-yard owners and veterinary practices, providing a range of services from drafting agreements to resolving disputes and pursuing negligence claims.
HCR Ask the Expert webinars
Watch the latest episodes of HCR's Ask the Experts series. Follow the links under each video to see the list of questions asked and more information on each topic.
Webinar: Ask the Employment Expert
Robert Capper, HCR's Covid-19 Lead, asks the questions submitted on furlough and Covid-19 employment matters to HCR's Michael Stokes, Head of Employment & Immigration.
Webinar: Ask the Regulatory Expert
Robert Capper, HCR's Covid-19 Lead, asks the questions you submitted on getting businesses ready for reopening to Kamal Chauhan, a partner in our Licensing, Regulatory and Tax team.
Webinar: Ask Commercial Property Experts
Matthew Hayes, Head of Real Estate talks to Clare Day, Partner, Head of Real Estate Finance and Ben Thomas, Partner, Real Estate about the issues the commercial property market is facing right now.
Webinar: Future Work
This webinar looks at the effect recent changes have had on the way we work, including working from home, the impact of remote working during lockdown on our mental health and wellbeing.