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Administration Apprentice

May 31, 2017 8:32 am

We are looking to recruit an Administration Apprentice to join our administration department at our offices in Portsmouth. You will be reliable and enthusiastic, whilst displaying common sense and flexibility in supporting the administration department. As our Apprentice, you will learn how to deal with basic office duties to assist all departments with their day to day administration tasks, including: photocopying; banking; dealing with incoming and out-going post; ensuring there is sufficient stationery for the firm and to re-order as and when required; locating and indexing...
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Buying A Business

7:38 am

If you are looking for a new business opportunity you do not necessarily have to set one up yourself. Buying a new business whether it is a franchise store or an independent is an opportunity to work with an established client base and to build on something that is already in place. That being said there can be some legal issues so it is important to be aware of the various factors involved with buying a business to make sure everything is done properly. Do...
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Why You Need To Talk In Person Before Choosing A Legal Representative

May 26, 2017 10:00 am

With the emergence of the internet, phone services and so forth a lot of things are more easily and readily available. Indeed, in some cases you could potentially get someone to handle a legal issue over the phone or through email. However, at Larcomes we believe that a legal representative should be chosen in person and here are a few reasons why. Customer service Seeing a firm in person is often a good gauge of their customer service as you can look at how quickly...
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How To Settle A Legal Dispute With A Business Partner

May 19, 2017 11:00 am

Working with a business partner can be great and often one person can complement the other, such as a more creative person working off someone with more of a head for figures. Unfortunately, however, sometimes disagreements can occur and in the most serious cases this can result in legal disputes. In this article, we are going to look at how to settle a legal dispute with a business partner so that you can both effectively move on. Have a written agreement in place Before going...
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Banter v harassment- Where is the line?

May 12, 2017 11:00 am

Offices can be stressful places and people sometimes want to lighten the mood with jokes and messing about. Often this can be a relief or at worst be a bit irritating. However, sometimes this can go too far and be seen as harassment. This is potentially tricky and begs the question at what point does “banter” go too far and actually become harassment? The facts The Equality Act was introduced in 2010 to ensure fair treatment for people in the Workplace. However, with more than...
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Is It Possible To Have A Truly Amicable Divorce?

May 5, 2017 11:00 am

You often hear the term “amicable” in reference to a breakup or a divorce. But this can often be complicated by disagreements over property ownership, finance and custody over children, plus any emotional issues that might have led to the initial breakup. From both a legal standpoint and in terms of wanting people to have a healthy relationship we are going to look at whether it is possible to have a truly amicable divorce. Try mediation first Divorce lawyers are often portrayed as being cold...
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