Vicarious Liability, EBB and Flow

Vicarious Liability, EBB and Flow

Vicarious liability continues to be a concern for many clients.  The scope for employers, for example, being found liable for the acts of their employees when there is no ‘conventional fault’ continues to expand. Often…

Giftware company Puckator present their new home

Giftware company Puckator present their new home

Commercial property advice from Wake Smith Solicitors has helped leading giftware supplier Puckator expand its UK operations in Sheffield. Paul Gibbon, director in the commercial property team at the Sheffield…

Wake Smith takes a step up in legal rankings

Wake Smith takes a step up in legal rankings

Wake Smith Solicitors’ expertise in clinical negligence and commercial litigation has earned the company increased rankings by organisers of the national benchmark for the best of the legal profession. Terry Regan’s…

Wake Smith shortlisted for Sheffield Business Awards

Wake Smith shortlisted for Sheffield Business Awards

Wake Smith Solicitors has been shortlisted in the Sheffield Business Awards 2017. The firm, which has serviced the legal requirements of individuals and companies across the Sheffield City Region for more than…

Thinking about life beyond your business?

Thinking about life beyond your business?

Advisors from Wake Smith Solicitors join forces with city professionals to set out tips for business owners at a seminar in Sheffield next month. Duncan Shepherd, director and Head of Company Commercial at Wake…

The key to incorporation

The key to incorporation

I regularly get clients asking me to review their terms of business and when responding I always check whether they are actually including the terms into the contracts they are making, this is called incorporating…

Wake Smith celebrates five staff appointments

Wake Smith celebrates five staff appointments

Wake Smith Solicitors has made five appointments as it heads into the final quarter of 2017. Following stable turnover and growth since our move into city centre offices in 2016, we are aiming for five per cent…

Collecting your Debts – all change

Collecting your Debts – all change

Wake Smith debt recovery manager Louisa Kearns looks at forthcoming changes to the way in which debts are collected. The Pre-Action Protocol for Debt Claims (“Protocol”) comes into force on 1st October 2017.  It…