Search articles

Competition and Markets Authority publishes guidance on care contracts

Posted by ,

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) final guidance on care contracts and consumer law obligations has been published. The guidance will, says law firm Royds Withy King, have wide-reaching implications for care homes and care providers, requiring them to review …

Read more

Royds Withy King retains top tier rankings – and scoops Best Law Firms accolade

Posted by ,

Royds Withy King has retained its top tier rankings and seen a record number of lawyers singled out for praise in the legal industry’s two leading independently-researched directories, Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners, both published this week.

Read more

WITNESS APPEAL: Did you work at these companies in Manchester in the 1960s – 1980s?

Posted by , Associate

Our specialist asbestos claims team has been instructed by the family of the late John Williamson who sadly developed and died from asbestos related lung cancer. John spent most of his working life working as a painter and decorator and …

Read more

Over £100,000 in payments secured in 7 weeks for new client who feared his mesothelioma claim couldn’t be progressed quickly

Posted by , Partner

Our specialist Industrial Diseases team, who are experts in the field of mesothelioma, demonstrate their expertise by showing how they have managed to turn around a case from another firm that seemed to be going nowhere and – in a matter of weeks – secure over £100,000 in payments to a new client.

Read more

Mandatory reporting on ethnicity pay gaps for businesses – comment from Royds Withy King

Posted by , Partner

Press release

The Government has today launched a consultation that looks to introduce mandatory reporting on ethnicity pay gaps in businesses and organisations that have more than 240 employees. The consultation follows calls in September from the Equalities and Human Rights Commission, …

Read more

Royds Withy King unveils exclusive Life Safe® legacy management portal

Posted by , Partner

Law firm Royds Withy King has today announced the launch of Life Safe® – an exclusive legacy management portal which will allow people to keep a secure record of all their important documents, digital assets and treasured possessions in one …

Read more

Royds Withy King continues to climb the legal rankings

Posted by , Partner

Royds Withy King 200

Royds Withy King has climbed six places to be ranked 79 in the Lawyer’s UK 200 – an independently-researched league table charting the annual rise and fall of the UK’s law firms, published today (17 September). The firm’s new ranking …

Read more

WITNESS APPEAL: Did you work for Vauxhall Motors, Dunstable, as an apprentice or Electrician between 1976 and 1979?

Posted by , Partner

Our specialist asbestos claims team has been instructed by a local woman who has sadly developed mesothelioma, an asbestos related cancer. We are investigating how she may have come into contact with asbestos and are interested in speaking with anyone …

Read more

New construction partner for Royds Withy King

Posted by , Partner

royds withy king construction partner catherine welch

A construction lawyer who played a key role in advising members of EDF Energy’s Hinkley Point C supply chain has joined Royds Withy King’s Construction & Engineering team in Bath as a partner. Catherine Welch joined Royds Withy King from …

Read more

The TUC today calls for a four-day working week

Posted by , Partner

Press release

Comment from Richard Woodman, Partner in the Employment team at Royds Withy King: “Many employers are already going to great lengths to make the lives of their staff easier and more family friendly with flexible working now a high priority for …

Read more

Search articles