On 1 October 2017 ‘The Pre-Action Protocol for Debt Claims’ came in to force. It sets out a process for businesses, including sole-traders, to follow when making claims against individuals and sole-traders, to recover debts.
You may have heard about several banks in the UK ‘ring-fencing’ their accounts. Almost one million banking customers will have been contacted by their banks, informing them of changes to their account number and sort codes. This is a prime time for fraudsters to strike with banking fraud scams.
Wosskow Brown is teaming up with local charity, Cavendish Cancer Care for the entire month of March for Cavendish Will Month. Make a will with us and every penny of the reduced fee will go directly to this amazing charity.
In the five years since its inception MADE: The Entrepreneur Festival, has educated and inspired tens of thousands of business owners and budding entrepreneurs. Here, Wosskow Brown’s Corporate HR & Business Growth Advisor Jim Lawson explains why attending the event is a must for any local business owner or entrepreneur.
Following the 'topping out' ceremony of the Oasis Academy Don Valley last week, confirmation has been recieved that Wosskow Brown Solicitors' Head of Private Client - Emilda Morgans, has been named as Chair of the Academy Council. The news comes as the Academy finishes construction and begins to plan for its first students arrival in September.
Sheffield Trade Union Council Community Service Award
Partner of the firm and Head of Immigration, Mohammed Nazir has brought another award back to Wosskow Brown. This past Saturday he took home the Sheffield Trade Union Council Community Service Award for all his efforts within the local community.
Michael Wosskow Presents Special Shield to Muhammed Zahur
Over 250 people came together on 6th February at Arooj Banqueting Hall where Michael Wosskow presented the award of an MBE to local businessman, Muhammed Zahur, who is a long established chartered accountant in Sheffield.
February is 'Make A Will' month with Bluebell Wood
This month we have teamed up with Bluebell Wood Children's Hospice for 'Make A Will' month. Contact us during the month of February to have your will made, in return we ask for a donation to be made to Bluebell Wood.
By supporting 'Make A Will' this month, you will be protecting your family's future and helping children and their family's from the hospice.
In reaching the 25th anniversary of Wosskow Brown Solicitors, the Partners have decided to create a Charitable Foundation to formalise the commitment the business has given to local communities and individuals over many years. Yesterday afternoon, at the Royal Victoria Holiday Inn in Sheffield, the Wosskow Brown Foundation was launched! The foundation aims to provide practical help, inspiration and opportunities for people to reach their ambitions through business, charity, and grassroots sport.
Partner shortlisted for Professional Business Woman of the Year Award
The Forward Ladies’ Women in Business Awards recognise the achievements of professional business women in Yorkshire & the North East. One of our partners has been shortlisted for the coveted Businesswomen of the Year Award. Click below to find out who!
The Wilkinson Sword Trophy - Award of Merit has been awarded to Wosskow Brown Solicitors’ very own managing partner, Ian Brown, in recognition of his tireless commitment to British Cycling and its Cycle Speedway discipline.
Wosskow Brown Solicitors are proud to announce that this November we will, once again, be teaming up with Will Aid. Will Aid is a program designed to raise funds for nine leading charities. For the entire month of November Wosskow Brown Solicitors will be donating time to support these charities by preparing basic Wills without charging the normal fee.
The team at Wosskow Brown are dedicated to sports development and helping the local community take to two wheels. On Wednesday 23rd of July, the events team went down to the anticipated Claremont Grand Prix in Sheffield City Centre. People flocked to take part in the WB Race a Mate 200m Sprint!
If an employee is injured in an accident at work, it may be possible for them to claim damages against their employer. Employers owe a duty of care to their employees and must provide a safe working environment, safe premises and suitable materials and equipment.
Low Pay Commission Seeks Views on National Minimum Wage Rates
The Low Pay Commission (LPC) is seeking views from interested parties in order to report on its remit from the Government with regard to the National Minimum Wage (NMW) rates that should apply from October 2015.
Wosskow Brown Solicitors is a trading name of Wosskow Brown Legal Services Limited a limited company registered in England and Wales, with number 09702131. Wosskow Brown Legal Services Limited is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority SRA No: 624736. www.sra.org.uk.
The registered office is The John Banner Centre, 620 Attercliffe Road, Sheffield, S9 3QS. A list of Directors and Shareholders is available for inspection at our registered office.