Luton Town Business Club

Pictons Host Quiz for Luton Town Business Club

  Pictons were delighted to present a fun legal quiz at a recent meeting of the Luton Town Business Club at Kenilworth Road. The quiz was light-hearted and tested the legal knowledge of the 45 plus attendees. Topics covered included wills, divorce, co habitation and business law. The content was well received by Business Club…

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the Probate Process

The Death of a Relative and the Probate Process

  Coping with the death of a relative can be a stressful and emotional time. Hopefully, the following will be helpful to those who may be dealing with such issues, perhaps for the first time. This breakdown simplifies some of the process and includes guidance from the organisations you will need to deal with such…

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Marriage and Planning your Future Together

  A marriage is a joyful occasion that comes with a legal bond between two people who commit themselves to each other. But as many people will know, it typically involves a great deal of planning to ensure the day itself runs smoothly. As part of that planning there are quite a few aspects that…

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commercial leases

Trends in Commercial Leases

  The commercial real estate sector has experienced significant changes brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic.  As businesses adapted to remote work and fluctuating economic conditions, the landscape of commercial leases in the UK has undergone a transformation. The pandemic has reinforced the importance of flexibility in commercial leases. With the uncertainty of the business…

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Tring Together

Pictons Host Tring Together

  Pictons was delighted to host a BusinessMart meeting for members of ‘Tring Together,’ a body which plans and organises events and activities for the town, involving community groups, the business community, Tring’s residents and its visitors. The event took place at the recently refurbished Pictons office at 11 High Street Tring. Commenting on the…

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Herts 10k

Pictons Team Successfully Run Herts 10k for Rennie Grove Peace

  On Sunday, the Pictons team successfully completed the very popular Herts 10k at Rothamsted Research in Harpenden. The Pictons team, comprised of Sarah Crook, Matt Colfer, Lydia Mills and Melissa Browning, who ran to raise money for the much-loved Rennie Grove Peace. This is a charity close to the hearts of many in the…

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Section 21

Abolition of Section 21 – New Grounds for Possession

  Back in June 2022 the Government published its White Paper ‘A Fairer Private Rented Sector’. This document has stirred much debate but unusually it seems to have fairly wide political approval. The Royal Assent of the Bill is unlikely to happen before the end of the first quarter of 2024 which would mean the…

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director disputes

Director Disputes

  Businesses need to provide a united front to their customers, employees and other stakeholders. Working together for the benefit of all involved is perhaps taken for granted by many. Sadly, disputes are relatively common between Directors and can detract from the prime purpose of the organisation. The basis for disagreements is quite wide, whether…

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Herts 10k

Pictons Private Client Team Set to Run Herts 10k for Rennie Grove Peace

  The 8th of October marks the return of the very popular ‘Herts 10k’ at Rothamsted Research in Harpenden. Voted one of the top-30 races in the country, Herts 10K is famed for its course and its community spirit. The event will see participants of all abilities take part in a 10k race. This year, the…

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Inheritance Tax Planning

Pictons to Host Exclusive Estate and Inheritance Tax Planning Surgery

  Pictons Solicitors and Rodgers Family Wealth Management are coming together to offer an exclusive estate and inheritance planning surgery. A series of appointments are available between 09:30 – 16:30 on the 18th of October, and will be held at Pictons offices, 11 High Street, Tring, HP23 5AL. Specialists Sarah Crook from Pictons and Mandy…

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