Local Drink Drive Statistics | Woodfines Solicitors

Local drink and drug driving conviction rates revealed

MoneySuperMarket, the insurance comparison website, recently analysed the 6.4 million quotes given on the website for car insurance in the year to date to 31st October 2019, in order to find the combined drink and drug driving conviction rate per 1,000 drivers across the UK. Whilst the analysis from the website deals with a relatively […]

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Enforcement of Judgment Debts and Costs Orders | Woodfines Solicitors

Enforcement of Judgment Debts and Costs Orders

So, you have obtained a Judgment or Costs Order against the person or company who owes you money, which now concludes your matter…or does it? If the Judgment debt goes unpaid, what then? This is a circumstance which can affect a range of legal issues. Whilst we hope that all Judgments and/or costs orders will […]

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To Demand or Not To Demand | Woodfines Solicitors

To Demand or Not To Demand: A Reminder to Creditors

A statutory demand is a formal demand for payment of money owed. A statutory demand can be issued against a private individual, a limited company or a Limited Liability Partnership, and is not to be mistaken with a simple letter demanding payment of sums due, as the consequences can be rather costly! This was demonstrated […]

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Is a moveable shed a building? Woodfines Solicitors

Is a movable shed a building?

What is defined as a building? A simple question, but the answer will change depending on the context in which you ask it. A recent appeal against a planning decision highlights that, at least within planning legislation, the definition of ‘building’ can be very wide. Mr Cooper received an enforcement notice on 14th January 2019 […]

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