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Working Time – What is included and what isn’t?

In a recent Tribunal case, the issue about what is and is not included within the scope of ‘Working Time’ has been re-examined.
As you will be aware, employees are entitled to a daily rest period of 11 hours within a 24 hour period.
Published: 12 May 2015

Further changes to County Court Fees

County Court fees are on the rise again!
Published: 12 May 2015

Close your eyes and listen….

Are you playing music in your show room? Are your mechanics listening to the radio right now whilst working?
If so are you correctly licensed to do this? We have recently been contacted by a number of our clients who are falling foul of the licensing laws.
Published: 12 May 2015

How do I make a claim for pothole damage?

Many years of under investment by the Government has left roads in the UK in an appalling state of repair leading to a steep rise in damage to vehicles as a result. Drivers now face an annual bill for pothole repairs of £52 million!
Published: 12 May 2015

The Motor Trade law firm that goes the Extra Mile

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Winning the Extra Mile award. This award is given to the company whose clients believe they go that little bit further or do just that bit extra to get the job done. This award means the world to us.
Published: 27 Apr 2015

The counterpart of the driving licence is being scrapped, how is this going to affect my business?

If test drives, hire vehicles or even courtesy cars are a part of your daily business then you will notice the change that is due to be implemented on 8th June 2015.
Published: 27 Apr 2015

Good news from the courts for car dealers

As a car dealer being taken to court, you may well feel that you will be judged before even stepping inside the courtroom when up against a consumer.
Published: 27 Apr 2015

Cars sold on HP

Many of our dealers sell cars on HP whether that is through themselves as an authorised FCA broker or via one of the online brokers which customers can approach direct.
Published: 27 Apr 2015

Car Dealer Power Awards - Thank you

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The whole team at Lawgistics would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who took the time to vote for us in the Car Dealer Power Awards.
Published: 14 Apr 2015

Changes to Employment Law from 05 April 2015

It’s that time of year again when a number of changes in the employment law sector will come into force.
Published: 14 Apr 2015

New Rights for Consumers

On 26 March 2015, the much talked about Consumer Rights Bill finally completed its long journey backwards and forwards through the Houses of Commons and Lords to metamorphose into the all singing and all dancing Consumer Rights Act 2015.
Published: 14 Apr 2015

Keeping consumer issues out of court

Following the introduction of the small claims free mediation service in April 2013,  more measures are on the way to help parties settle their dispute without the need to argue it out in front of a judge.
Published: 14 Apr 2015

Motorist gains 40 penalty points without ever having a full or provisional driving

A motorist from Lewisham, London, has racked up 40 points for 12 driving offences despite never holding a full or provisional driving licence.
Published: 14 Apr 2015

Fake Policeman feels the long arm of the law

Last week a man from Lincoln, admitted impersonating an officer and stopping motorists by using a blue flashing light on the dashboard of his Saab 93.
Published: 14 Apr 2015

In memory of Dennis, the team run for charity

Dennis Chapman, a partner in Lawgistics, who sadly died on Wednesday 25th March 2015, was not always the most sport-orientated of men. So it is with a degree of irony and much affection that Lawgistics have created a team to run in his honour to help raise funds for SILA - The Sarcoidosis Charity.
Published: 27 Mar 2015

Lawgistics bids a sad farewell to friend and colleague Dennis Chapman

It is with profound regret that Lawgistics announces the death of founder partner Dennis Chapman on Wednesday 25th March 2015, following a short illness.
Published: 27 Mar 2015

Minimum Wage will rise again this year!

As proposed by the Low Pay Commission the minimum wage will increase again this October by 3%.
Published: 17 Mar 2015

The war on parking, a brief reprieve?

It seems that the government are for once making a positive change in relation to parking fines. From later this month all on and off street council parking spots will be given a 10 minute grace period from the expiry of the time on the ticket, before a fine is issued.
Published: 17 Mar 2015

Lose your plate?

Many people now have cherished plates on their vehicles and we wanted to clarify the guidance on how not to lose your clients plates!
Published: 17 Mar 2015

A campaign to combat the demonisation of diesel has been launched by the UK's leading motor industry association.

A campaign to combat the "demonisation" of diesel has been launched by the UK's leading motor industry association.
The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT), along with BMW, Ford, and Jaguar Land Rover, believe fears over diesel are misplaced.
Published: 17 Mar 2015

The DVLA and Car Tax

As reported in a previous update, some dealers are experiencing problems emanating from the car tax changes last October whereby some of their customers have recently been fined as they were unwittingly driving around untaxed following some early confusion over the new rules.
Published: 17 Mar 2015

The DVLA & Cherished Plates

Many of the issues with cherished plate transfers are not helped by the slow processing times at the DVLA.
Published: 17 Mar 2015

2015 Car Dealer Power Awards – VOTE LAWGISTICS

Car Dealer Magazine need your help to discover the manufacturers and suppliers who do their best for you, who gives the best support to and who goes the extra mile for their clients. It’s time for the Car Dealer Power Awards.

The biggest and most comprehensive survey within the industry. There are lots of questions about manufacturers and suppliers, quality of service, quality of product. Who you use for finance, website design and most importantly for us at Lawgistics, who do you use for warranty products.
Published: 09 Mar 2015

Low Carbon and Renewable Energy Survey

The office for National Statistics have recently sent out a survey for Low Carbon and Renewable Energy, as this is being sent out to over 40,000 business some of you have already been contacting us with queries regarding this.
Published: 04 Mar 2015

Unreasonable conduct comes at a cost!

When the court comes to consider costs in a case, it has regard to all the circumstances, including the conduct of the parties before as well as during the proceedings
Published: 04 Mar 2015

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