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Gareth Naylor’s Family Show They Are Total Warriors In Support Of Little Hiccups

Our Head of Personal Injury and Inquest Law, Gareth Naylor, recently took part in an outdoor challenge to help raise money for Little Hiccups, a local Leeds based charity and support group that helps families and children with additional needs and disabilities. Little Hiccups is an important charity for Ison Harrison and we have worked…

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The 7 Furlough Facts That Every Employer Should Know

With the ever changing rules around furlough, it is imperative that employers have the right information if they have, or intend to, use the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS), otherwise referred to as the Government’s furlough scheme. In brief, the CJRS/furlough scheme is a Government grant to employers that have staff which are unable to…

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Over £3 Million Compensation Obtained For Brain Injury Client Following Rejection By Other Solicitors

Simon Helliwell, Chartered Legal Executive in our personal injury department recently obtained compensation in excess of £3 million pounds for a client that suffered a traumatic brain injury in a road traffic accident. Simon accepted the case when it was close to the Limitation date, which is the latest date legal proceedings can be commenced,…

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Ison Harrison Branches Out In Guiseley To Mark 10 Year Milestone

Press Release – July 2021 A leading Yorkshire law firm is celebrating 10 years in Wharfedale with the expansion of its Guiseley office. Ison Harrison’s Guiseley office, which originally opened in May 2011, has taken on the downstairs floor of the building it occupies on Victoria Road which will provide office space with two additional…

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We’re Exhibiting at The Great Yorkshire Show 2021

This year we are going to be attending the Great Yorkshire Show and we are very excited! Not only is this the first time we have attended the famous agricultural event, but it is also our first event attendance in over 16 months due to the pandemic, so we are delighted to be exhibiting at…

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Ison Harrison Throws Legal Advice Lifeline To Businesses With Launch Of ‘In-House’ Employment Law Retainer Service

Press Release – June 2021 Yorkshire law firm, Ison Harrison, has launched a new employment law and HR service after individual case enquiries increased by almost two-thirds since the start of the year. The firm has introduced an innovative ‘in-house’ retainer service, helping businesses navigate difficult workplace issues with unlimited access to first-class legal advice…

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Legally Speaking Podcast: Employment Law For Businesses

Our Head of Corporate, Richard Coulthard, and Corporate Employment Solicitor Ben Palmer, discuss employment law matters in our new Legally Speaking podcast. Listen here: Date Published: 9th June 2021

Specialist Inquest Solicitor Takes On New Challenge With Half Marathon

Having stopped running in 2015 after I completed the Brighton Marathon and a number of half marathons, I decided in January last year that I would put my running shoes back on to see if I still have it in me to run the Leeds Half Marathon (despite in the meantime becoming a mum). Unfortunately,…

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The Yorkshire Law Firm Challenge – Our June Mini Challenge!

After the successful launch of our Yorkshire Law Firm Challenge earlier this year, each month we have been encouraging our staff to get out and about to help raise money for 5 charities very special to us: Erb’s Palsy Group, Barnsley Hospice, Little Hiccups, INQUEST and The Prince of Wales Hospice. To date, we have…

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An Open Letter To The Home Secretary Regarding A Change To Crossbow Laws

To the Home Secretary, This is an open letter on behalf of Laura Sugden and Ison Harrison solicitors in reply to the Government’s response dated 20 May 2021 to our petition to put in place stricter laws governing the purchase/acquisition/possession of crossbows. We are disappointed with the Government’s response last week to our crossbow petition….