News & Events

Read all of the latest news, articles and press releases from the firm.

8th September 2023

Artificial Intelligence & Employment Law

Employers are increasingly using Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies in the workplace. However, while AI offers enhanced productivity, streamlined processes, and cost savings, it is… Read More >

21st August 2023

Employers should act now to prepare for visa fee increases

On 13 July 2023, the UK government announced that it was increasing the cost of UK visas. The increase will see an additional cost… Read More >

10th August 2023

Navigating rising insolvencies in the construction sector: strategies to safeguard your business

According to Insolvency Service statistics, 4,262 construction firms became insolvent in the 12 months up to 30 June 2023. Continuing a worrying trend from… Read More >

19th July 2023

Period of Redundancy Protection for New and Expectant Mothers Set to Double

On the 24th of July 2023, the Protection from Redundancy (Pregnancy and Family Leave) Act 2023 (the “Act”) will come into force. Under this… Read More >

10th July 2023

The Renters’ (Reform) Bill – Key Takeaways

Devised to help transform the rental housing landscape in England, the Renters’ (Reform) Bill had its First Reading in the House of Commons on… Read More >

27th June 2023

Crypto and Conveyancing: unruly, unregulated and here to stay?

For most people the closest they get to cryptocurrency is when it makes the news. As an asset class it comes with confusing terminology… Read More >

7th June 2023

Record Levels of Long‑Term Sickness as Acas Issues New Advice on Work Stress Management

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has published their overview for May 2023, revealing an increase and now record levels of individuals not currently… Read More >

17th May 2023

What do you need to know about the building safety act 2022?

The Building Safety Act 2022 was a crucial response to the Grenfell tragedy.  The Act seeks to ensure that residential buildings are built, maintained,… Read More >

1st August 2022

Enforcement of foreign judgments in the aftermath of Brexit

There is no denying that Brexit has impacted the United Kingdom (UK) in a number of ways, and how particularly it has impacted the… Read More >

31st July 2022

Underwood & Co attending the AIJA Annual Congress 2022

Elena will be organising and will moderate the TRADE Commission panel on “Asia as avant-garde: new distribution forms – the rise of social media… Read More >