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Chris Germaine Fri, 01/31/2020 - 17:47

Chris Germaine - my personal account of Brexit

At 11.00pm tonight (midnight European time), the UK formally leaves the European Union (EU). It’s been a long time coming with 52% of the UK voting population deciding to leave in a referendum held as far back as June 2016.
OptimalSolicitors Thu, 03/19/2020 - 09:05

Coronavirus - advice for employers

Taking into account the current Government advice and advice from ACAS we have put together guidance for

OptimalSolicitors Wed, 03/18/2020 - 16:48

Coronavirus - legal advice

The current Government guidance relates in particular to social distancing for older people and vulnerable adults. With all workplace risks employers have a duty to assess any risks to pregnant women.
Chris Germaine Thu, 05/23/2019 - 16:46

Seven-figure settlement for a victim of car crash

Seven – figure settlement for a young client, who suffered very serious injuries as a result of a road traffic accident.
Imran Salim Fri, 08/09/2019 - 07:53

Work accident claim settled at £100,000. Case study by Optimal Solicitors

This case study is about recently settled claim for a client who instructed us regarding an accident at work in 2015. Our client was carryin

OptimalSolicitors Tue, 05/01/2018 - 17:47

The Parliamentary Review

It is with immense pride that we are able to say that in the summer of 2017 we were selected for publication within The Parliamentary Review.
Azhar Hussain Tue, 10/30/2018 - 16:07

Celebrating LGBT Achievements – Optimal Solicitors

Optimal Solicitors commend the outstanding progress and achievements made by the LGBT community. We are here to support the LGBT, should you ever need legal assistance.
Chris Germaine Wed, 03/14/2018 - 12:39

Radical overhaul of car tax set to hit motorists hard

Walk into any new car showroom these days and you see displayed next to the glistening motors a fact sheet about performance of the vehicle, economy and CO2 emissions. Most of us are sold on the shiny motor, how it looks and feels and don’t really give a second thought to what road tax will have to be paid. Maybe we will decide whether to purchase a petrol engine model, diesel, electric or hybrid, but that’s as far as any thought process goes about performance.
Sarah Gledhill Wed, 03/14/2018 - 12:35

Equal Pay in the Workplace

It seems only fitting that on the 100-year anniversary of women gaining the right to vote the momentum surrounding women’s equality is stronger than ever. With all the ‘Time’s Up’ and ‘Me Too’ campaigns it’s hard to ignore the fact that despite how far equal rights have come, women are still having to fight to get equality in the workplace. This is no different for the issue of equal pay and with recent, high profile scandals within the BBC and Tesco it seems that this is going to be very much in the foreground for the foreseeable future, and quite rightly so!