The High Court has ruled that a majority of business owners who have Business Interruption Insurance (BII) and were forced to close during the Coronavirus lockdown may now be entitled to be compensated by their insurers. Read more.
Quastels LLP is pleased to announce that it has established a presence in Hong Kong to manage and co-ordinate some of the dozens of enquiries that it is now receiving from Hong Kong based residents. Read more.
On 22 July 2020 the Home Office published its Hong Kong British National (Overseas) Visa Policy Statement where the future application process is outlined. The Visa start date is stated as January 2021. Read more.
Adam Convisser, Employment Partner The UK Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (commonly referred to as the furlough scheme) has undoubtedly saved thousands of British jobs. However, it will end in… Read more.
We are pleased to provide a timely update for residential landlords in respect of their duties concerning compliance with gas safety and electricity regulations. Gas The much awaited appeal of… Read more.
The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has caused both global and individual disruption creating numerous (and unique) operational issues and challenges that businesses need to address. Quastels is continuing to advise not… Read more.
On 27 March 2020, the Courts reflected special dispensation by a Practice Direction 51Z (“the Direction”) in which possession proceedings are to be treated in an exceptional manner. Although the… Read more.
Robert Kay, Dispute Resolution Partner The UK government has announced changes to insolvency laws to assist businesses who may be in difficulties as a result of the disruption and uncertainty… Read more.