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Civil Partnerships

Following a ruling of the Supreme Court in 2018 Civil Partnerships, which previously were only available to same sex couples, can now be entered into by heterosexual couples thereby offering almost identical rights as marriage, including property, inheritance and tax entitlements. This long awaited change to the law arose following a couples conscientious objection to [...]

Edmondson Halls New Extension

GDPR – The ICO have announced their first two intentions to fine under General Data Protection Regulation

On 8th July 2019 the ICO issued a notice of its intention to fine British Airways £183.39 million for infringing the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).  This breach related to an incident which became public in September 2018 where the personal data of approximately 500,000 customers was harvested by hackers. The ICO have currently not [...]

Edmondson Hall’s merger with Rustons & Lloyd

Edmondson Hall Solicitors merged with Rustons & Lloyd Solicitors on the 1st April 2019. Rustons & Lloyd were the pioneers of Stallion Syndication Agreements in the 1930’s and now has an excellent Private Client team. It was founded in 1834, and is the oldest law firm in Newmarket. For many years Rustons & Lloyd have [...]

Newmarket Business Women – Coffee & Cake

Newmarket Business Women are holding their next Coffee & Cake morning on the 19th June 2019, at Nancy's Tea Shop. £5 per person on arrival (cash only). To find out more click here

When No Notice is No Good – Proposed changes to evictions

The Government recently announced it is looking at overhauling the laws surrounding evictions and tenancies. The focus of the proposals surround Section 21 of the Housing Act 1988 (commonly known as simply ‘Section 21’). Section 21 gives landlords the ability to terminate a tenancy with 2 months’ notice, without giving a reason. This is often [...]

Qipco Guineas Festival Preview Lunch

Saddle up and kick off the 2019 season with the Qipco Guineas Preview Luncheon. Now in its 6th Year, this event is becoming ever popular both for entertaining clients or for the racing enthusiast. Hosted at the Rowley Mile, you will be greeted with a champagne reception, followed on by a sumptuous 3 course [...]

EH sponsor Stallion Parade in aid of Racing Museum

Edmondson Hall and Newmarket Equine Hospital (NEH) are to co-sponsor an evening at Lanwades Stud, Moulton, Newmarket by the kind invitation of Kirsten Rausing.  The evening which is to take place on Wednesday 5th June 2019, will be drinks and canapes between 6.00pm and 8.00pm with a parade of stallions, mares and foals, all in [...]

2019 Family Open Days

Divorce/Separation - Options and cost  How do we resolve finances and child arrangements? Wills – what are the benefits of having them? Powers of Attorney – what are they and why make them? Why not join us between 10am-3pm on one of our open days for a free and confidential discussion with a specialist Lawyer [...]

The ‘Gay Cake’ case – the impact of a cake on equality law

The recent Supreme Court case of Lee v Ashers Baking Company Ltd [2018] has ended with a Judgment that has left some people, quite rightly, scratching their heads in confusion as to what is and isn’t discrimination under the law. A gay man with links to an LGBT+ community group, ordered a cake from Ashers [...]