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World Lung Day – 25 September 2020 -

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Did you know that 1.6 million people die from lung cancer every year, making it the most deadly cancer of them all? Whilst most deaths are related to smoking, many are also caused by environmental exposure and, of course, exposure to asbestos. As well as lung cancer, there are various other forms of respiratory disease, including asthma and COVID-19.

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Why do asbestos solicitors appeal for witnesses on social media? -

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Due to the nature of asbestos-related diseases and the fact that they tend to develop decades after asbestos exposure has occurred it can often be difficult to find the evidence required to prove a legal claim. This is sometimes even more difficult when we are handling a fatal case, where the person with the asbestos-related disease has sadly died and was not able to provide a witness statement in their lifetime.

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E-cigarettes, lung cancer & contributory negligence: what’s the deal when making a claim for personal injury? -

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It has been long since known that exposure to both asbestos and cigarette smoke can cause lung cancer, both together and separately. It has been widely publicised since the 1970s that there is a link between smoking and severe lung damage, with ever increasing public health advice to give up smoking.

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Bannister v Freemans Plc: What does it mean for mesothelioma claimants? -

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In May of this year, the High Court handed down judgment in the case of Bannister v Freemans Plc, which has brought with it some concerning themes for mesothelioma claimants.

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Webinar: Covid 19 – The tough HR decisions: Exploring flexible furlough, redundancy and return to work - Zoom, Wednesday 24 June 2020

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Join Royds Withy King’s London Employment & HR team to discuss the important decisions to be made as businesses look at negotiating their way through the next phase of the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Mock Employment Tribunal - Oxford, 4 February 2020

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Join our Mock Employment Tribunal

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HR Hub: Veganism, philosophical beliefs and other developments in discrimination law - Bath

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Our Hubs are a joint initiative for senior HR professionals to discuss current employment law issues. The Hubs are an excellent opportunity to share experiences, best practice and innovative thinking.

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Private Wealth Inspiration Event - London, 12 February 2020

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Join us for an Inspirational discussion with Giles English – Founder of Bremont Watches

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Business Book Club: The Busy Person’s Guide To Great Presenting - London, 5 February 2020

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Join us to discuss The Busy Person’s Guide To Great Presenting

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Employment Law Update - London, 20 November 2019

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Join our Employment Law Update

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