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Mediation

Posted by ashleytaylors on April 25, 2016

Even now after such a long time since mediation was introduced and it's proven success track record, many people still view mediation with suspicion.   That is, fortunately, a dwindling number however mediation has proven to be very worthwhile in m…

Landlord and Tenant Update: January to April 2016

Posted by ashleytaylors on April 25, 2016

It was a busy last quarter of 2015 when the Deregulation Act saw changes to Section 21.   This first quarter of 2016 has been no different and we have already seen changes to Landlord and Tenant practice. You will find below a useful summary of those…

Civil Court Fees Increases

Posted by ashleytaylors on March 22, 2016

Important: Amendments to civil court fees from 21st March 2016   Please be aware that from 21st March 2016 fee increases have been implemented in the following court applications applicable to landlord and tenant possession matters;   Proceedin…

Our Dx Box is closing

Posted by ashleytaylors on February 24, 2016

Ashley Taylors Legal would like to advise all our clients that as of Friday 26th February 2016 our DX box, DX: 39062 Uckfield, will be closed. After this time all instructions will need to be sent to us via the post or email (please see below for th…

  Our solicitor and compliance officer Gemma Hargrave is taking on a marathon challenge this year when she runs two marathons in two weeks for the charity KIDS.   Gemma, together with her husband, Stefan, will be running the London marathon on t…

Ashley Taylors Legal raise money for Crisis at Christmas

Posted by ashleytaylors on December 22, 2015

 The staff of Ashley Taylors Legal has raised £106.90 for Crisis at Christmas. The company has added to this figure to make a grand total of £222.90.   This will pay for 10 homeless people to enjoy a Christmas lunch and receive medical treatment as…

Christmas Closing

Posted by ashleytaylors on December 21, 2015


The Immigration Act 2014 and “Right to Rent” checks

Posted by ashleytaylors on December 17, 2015

  Background   The Immigration Act 2014 received royal assent on 14th May 2014, and, as you may be aware from the press coverage it received, as part of this legislation landlords will now be required to check that their potential tenants are enti…

Proud sponsors of MASS Conference 2015

Posted by ashleytaylors on October 7, 2015

Ashley Taylors Legal are proud to be sponsoring the lanyards at this year’s Mass Conference due to take place on 8th October 2015.   We have a long established background working in the Personal Injury sector and we find events such as these the pe…

A brief guide to the new format Section 21 notices

Posted by ashleytaylors on October 5, 2015

Section 21 notices: New format from 1st October 2015   Following on from the prescribed format for Section 8 notices which came into effect on 6th April 2015, on 1st October 2015 a prescribed format for Section 21 notices (by virtue of The Assured …

Atlis Technical Issue Resolved

Posted by ashleytaylors on September 30, 2015

The external technical issue we were experiencing with our client instruction portal, Atlis, has now been repaired. The system is now fully functional and court hearings and papers can be uploaded again. If you do experience any problems using the s…

Online Instruction Portal, Atlis, Technical Issue

Posted by ashleytaylors on September 29, 2015

Our client instruction portal, Atlis, is currently experiencing an external technical problem which is beyond our control. Unfortunately this means that we are unable to receive any court hearings or papers via this method. To notify us of a hearin…