Need for the vulnerable to be legally protected is highlighted

THE need for the state to protect vulnerable people from being deprived of their liberty without proper legal safeguards has been highlighted by the Law Society in the wake...

January 26th 2018 | Read More »

Public access to home-buying information welcomed by Sweeney Miller

PLANS to help the public understand more clearly how buying and selling houses works, have been supported by Sweeney Miller. The suggestion was made by the  Law Society of England...

January 7th 2018 | Read More »

Domestic violence legal aid changes are welcome and will benefit victims

THE Government’s decision to relax legal aid restrictions for domestic violence victims has been welcomed by Sweeney Miller solicitors. From January 2018, time limits preventing victims of domestic violence...

December 6th 2017 | Read More »

Law Society Warnings Need To Be Heeded, Says Sweeney Miller

PROPOSED sweeping changes to the solicitor rulebook have been noted with concern by Sweeney Miller, which has given its full backing to opposition from the Law Society of England...

October 10th 2017 | Read More »

Prevention better than cure when it comes to injury claims, Sweeney Miller

SWEENEY Miller has supported efforts throughout August to put the spotlight on the importance of injury prevention. Solicitors are regularly brought in to resolve disputes where injuries have been...

August 29th 2017 | Read More »

End of employment tribunal fees welcomed by Sweeney Miller

SWEENEY Miller has backed the UK Supreme Court’s decision to end employment tribunal fees of up to £1,200 for complainants. The ruling will offer hope to tens of thousands...

July 27th 2017 | Read More »

Air Flight Delay Compensation Claims – Key Advice

FRUSTRATED flyers in the North East should keep hold of their airline tickets if they want to claim compensation for delays later. The chaos at Heathrow and Gatwick earlier...

July 11th 2017 | Read More »

Help with compromise agreements offered to Sunderland University, Sunderland College staff

SUNDERLAND University and Sunderland College staff whose jobs are under threat can get help with their compromise agreements from Sweeney Miller. The law firm is experienced in compromise agreements...

June 19th 2017 | Read More »

Race 4 Grace charity-raising Fun Day is backed by Sweeney Miller

IT is the work of any good solicitors’ office to overcome obstacles – but this weekend Sweeney Miller staff will be doing that in order to raise money for...

April 27th 2017 | Read More »

Efforts to protect injured motorists supported by Sweeney Miller

SWEENEY Miller is keeping a close eye on Government proposals that could see thousands of motorists lose out on fair compensation from accidents. And the North East solicitors are...

February 27th 2017 | Read More »