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Antenatal rights

Time off to accompany a Pregnant Woman to Ante-Natal Appointments From 1 October 2014, an expectant father or the partner of a pregnant woman will be entitled to take unpaid time off work to attend antenatal appointments with their partner. Research evidence shows that a third of fathers do not take time off before the…

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Employment law update

What’s new in Employment Law? As expected, there have been some changes to legislation this October which will affect employers and their practices. Below is a brief summary of the changes that have been made as of 1st October: National Minimum Wage The adult rate has increased to £6.50; 18-20 year old rate has increased…

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Caroline Nemecek joins Tayntons commercial property team

The commercial property team at Gloucester Tayntons solicitors has been given a boost with the appointment of Senior Associate Caroline Nemecek. Caroline has more than ten years experience as a commercial property specialist and says it is an exciting time to be working in Gloucester. She previously worked with a large regional law firm in…

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Tayntons offer new fixed fee divorce package

For the first time in their 150 year history, Tayntons, the Gloucester solicitors are now offering a fixed fee divorce package to help those struggling after legal aid changes. Although UK divorce rates have dipped slightly in the last few years there are still around 120,000 couples divorcing every year in England and Wales, said…

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Free business training is a hit at Tayntons Curry Club

Go and improve your business through your staff was the key message from the speaker at Gloucester-based Tayntons latest Curry Club. Business leaders from all over Gloucester flocked to the solicitors regular networking Curry Club on Thursday, June 19, held at Vinings restaurant in Gloucester Docks Around 40 people attended the event, and as well…

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Lawyer Janine Guthrie returns to her Gloucester roots

Lawyer Janine Guthrie has returned to her Gloucestershire roots after working with a top Legal 100 law firm in London. Janine says she is delighted to have joined Gloucester law firm Tayntons as a Chartered Legal Executive and is now living in Hucclecote where she grew up. After attending Ribston Hall High School for Girls,…

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Hayley Marles returns to Tayntons’ employment team

Associate solicitor Hayley Marles has returned to her home city to head up the new employment law department at Gloucester law firm Tayntons. And Hayley, 31, is looking forward to helping both employers and employees deal with the potential minefield of rapidly changing employment laws and regulations. Hayley completed her training contract and qualified as…

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Welcome to our new website

We are delighted to announce the launch of our new and improved website here at Tayntons Solicitors. Our new website has been built using the latest technology and looks great on a mobile device. Please take a few moments to take a look around and be sure to come back to check our new blog that…

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