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Unfair Trading Practices – EU Green paper

The European Commission has published a Green Paper on Unfair Trading Practices. The public consultation will end on 30 April 2013. The idea is to Read more >

UKBA Reminder System launched for migrants whose leave is due to expire

The UK Border Agency has announced the launch of the Reminder pilot system which came into force on 9 April 2013. The Home Office is working Read more >

Changes to litigation funding arrangements

There are changes in litigation funding being introduced with effect from 1 April 2013. Traditionally, lawyers are paid on an hourly rate or on a Read more >

What do Quastel Midgen make of the “employee shareholder” proposals?

In October 2012, George Osborne announced proposals for employees to acquire at least £2,000 worth of shares (which will be exempt from capital gains tax) Read more >

The UK Border Agency is ‘open for business’ to China

In response to the recent allegations in the media that the UK is falling down the pecking order of destinations to visit for Chinese workers Read more >

Immigration Update – changes to rules for non-EEA nationals

On 11 June 2012 a number of changes were announced to the rules affecting applications by people from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) applying Read more >

New Partner Promotion

We are delighted to announce that Elizabeth Booth has been promoted to Partner in the Real Estate Team at Quastel Midgen with effect from 1 Read more >

Таня Лейдлоу написала статью в журнале Homes Collection

Таня Лейдлоу, юрист Quastel Midgen, недавно написала статью в российском журнале для покупателей зарубежной недвижимости Homes Collection .   В статье Таня рассказала о инвестиций в Read more >

Changes to EPC Regulations from 6 April 2012

New Regulations are being introduced on 6 April 2012 relating to Energy Performance Certificates (EPC’s), which Regulations will be enforceable within England and Wales.   These Read more >

Changes to Stamp Duty Land Tax (“SDLT”)

Some of the changes to SDLT announced by the Government in the recent Budget that many will be aware of include: On the purchase of Read more >