Hewitsons supports business community with its online event programme


22-05-2020

The spirit of ‘business as normal’ throughout the pandemic continues at local law firm Hewitsons which has taken its programme of events, designed to support the local business community, online.

While the firm’s legal professionals continue to offer ‘absolute client focus’ from home, its spring seminars which were previously put on hold, will now be offered via the internet.

Forthcoming events include:

Charities & Education 

11th June 

8.00 – 9.00am 

Via Zoom

Hewitsons’ charities, education and social enterprise team invites you to join them for an interactive virtual breakfast seminar to keep up-to-date and legally compliant – essential hallmarks for any well-run charity. Team head Virginia Henley will provide a round-up of the very latest Charity Commission decisions and guidance. Partner and employment law solicitor Nick Hall will provide an update on employment law changes which will affect all charities with employees this year.

 

Construction 

10th June

11.30am – 12.10pm

Via Zoom

The highly regarded Hewitsons construction team will be reviewing the government’s latest guidelines on construction sites, together with an update on delay claims and how major forms of contract may interpreted, and also how they may be amended to take in the current position relating to Covid-19.

 

Real Estate

3rd June

11.00am – 11.40am

Via Zoom

Our commercial real estate team will be arranging a coffee break and their livestream ‘Elevenses’ to discuss ‘The built environment - the impact of COVID-19 on Asset Management and Planning system’.

Partner Trish Kempson is pleased to be your host and her fellow partners David Wells, Rachel Sims and legal Director Gemma Dudley will speak on ‘Changes to the Commercial Lease post COVID 19’, ‘COVID 19 and disputes – getting rent paid, recovering possession of property etc.’ and ‘The Impact of COVID-19 on the Planning System & the Government’s Response’.

 

To register your interest in any of these events and reserve your place, please get in touch with events@hewitsons.com

Hewitsons has offices in Cambridge, Northampton, Milton Keynes and London.

 

 

We pride ourselves on delivering an outstanding service to a wide range of individuals, businesses and institutions including charities, educational and sports bodies. The firm’s size and breadth of specialisms means each client receives the focus it requires.

We operate UK wide and have worldwide reach via our network of independent law firms, LawExchange International.

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