Williamsons Solicitors News Stories

You Need a Lawyer to Help Make Those Knife-Edge Decisions

Litigation is often an exercise in brinksmanship and the need to make knife-edge decisions under pressure is one very good reason why advice from experienced professionals frequently makes the… Read More

Authority fined for data protection breaches

Data security

Uploading information to the Internet takes seconds and mistakes are easily made but the consequences of publishing private data online can be severe. In one case, a local planning authority was… Read More

Contracts - remember context matters too!


Wording of contracts is the first port of call for judges who are asked to interpret them – but context matters too. The Court of Appeal made that point in resolving a long-running dispute that… Read More

Don't be tempted to make a homemade will


Signing a home-made will, without legal advice, is a false economy and creates a real risk that your wishes will not be honoured after your death. One striking example concerned an eastern European… Read More

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