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I was involved in a non fault car accident last year and

hi. I was involved in a non fault car accident last year and subsequent to that my insurance premium has escalated. I have also noticed that I have lost my no claims bonus which was protected at the time. can you please advise whether this is normal practice as it seems very unfair that I should be penalised so greatly for something which was not my fault.Assistant: Where are you? It matters because laws vary by location.Customer: West YorkshireAssistant: What steps have you taken so far?Customer: my car was rebuilt and is now back on the road. the other parties insurance paid for the repairsAssistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: no, I think that's all

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I have been called into a disciplinary meeting for gross

I have been called into a disciplinary meeting for gross misconduct. I was speaking to a customer on the phone and I hung up on them. Does this count as gross misconduct?Assistant: Was the disciplinary action discussed with a manager or HR? Or with a lawyer?Customer: It's a small business so it was with the md who is also my manager.Assistant: What is your employment status? Are you an employee, freelancer, consultant or contractor? Do you belong to a union?Customer: Employee and no I don't belong to a unionAssistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I just want to know if that counts as gross misconduct and if there's any way I can secure a factual reference as I have applied for another job and I am prepared to resign from this job I'm just concerned about the effect this can have on me securing the other role iv applied to

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I have recently 4weeks separated from my husband and he

I have recently 4weeks separated from my husband and he insists on having our 2yr 10 month old son on 3days and two weekday nights each week even though he is at work, leaving his mother to pick up my son even though I am not working ,what can I doAssistant: What steps have you taken? Have you filed any papers in family court?Customer: No not as yet, how would I start this procedure?Assistant: Family Court normally sits in a local County and Magistrates' Court. Do you know the location of the court? If not, what county do you live in?Customer: Redditch, worcestershire.Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Only that my husband is very controlling and not easy to converse with.

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A “friend” attacked me earlier this year. I reported it to

Hello,A “friend” attacked me earlier this year. I reported it to police but nothing came of it as the witness's wouldn't speak. Since then she has been allowed back in my class at college and has been making sly remarks every day since. Yesterday I retaliated in the worst possible way. I called her something like a black bitch or a ni**er bitch. I'm not racist at all! I was so angry and just blurting anything out. She has gone to the police and I have been suspended from college pending investigation. What will come of this? I'm supposed to start university in a few monthsAssistant: Where are you? It matters because laws vary by location.Customer: Southport, EnglandAssistant: What steps have you taken so far?Customer: NothingAssistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: That is all, thank you

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At the moment my son has shared residency/custody, of his

Hello,At the moment my son has shared residency/custody, of his 7-year-old son and 10-year-old stepdaughter. (Every second week the children live with him). He is not married to their mother and is aware that he has no legal rights regarding his stepdaughter even though he has brought her up since infancy.He has recently been offered a job in Paris and has offered to have the children full time and pay for them to go to private school etc. Their mother has refused.If he decides to take the job in Paris, is he within his rights to retain the shared residency if I, (the Grandmother) looked after the children for the weeks he would normally have them? The domestic arrangements would stay the same and he would fly back at the weekends.JA: What steps have you taken? Have you filed any papers in family court?Customer: noJA: Have you talked to a lawyer about this yet?Customer: noJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Can the mother stop him from letting me, the Grandmother look after the children in his absence?

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I have recently moved house and whilst packing up I came

Hello I have recently moved house and whilst packing up I came across some Welcome Foundation and some GlaxoSmithKline share certificates. I phone GlaxoSmithKline head office and they advised me to speak with Brewin Dolphin who were unable to help. I have not been receiving and dividends but I have closed bank account that they might of been paying into. I spoke to the Halifax bank and they said that if anyone tried paying money into a closed account the the money would go back to whomever was trying to pay it in. I've come to a bit of a brick wall and was hoping you could advise me what to do next? Thank youAssistant: Where are you? It matters because laws vary by location.Customer: I've recently moved to Swanscombe in Kent but have always lived in kidbrooke in London before thatAssistant: What steps have you taken so far?Customer: I have spoken to GlaxoSmithKline shares dept and they told me to speak to Brewin Dolphin who couldn't help meAssistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I just want to know how I find out if these shares are still valid

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My son was assaulted in school by another child, he pushed

Hi my son was assaulted in school by another child, he pushed him from behind. My son has suffered facial lacerations, nerve damage, bruised eye, fractured wrist and orbital bone. Just wondering where we standAssistant: Because education law varies from place to place, can you tell me where this is?Customer: UKAssistant: Has anything been filed? If so, what?Customer: A police report has been filed, I have currently agreed that the police will speak to the other child, but have left open the option to place charges. A report has been filed with the HSE/RIDDOR but only once I emailed the school asking if they have done that and I contacted the head of Liverpool children's servicesAssistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: There were no adults in the area where my son was pushed, the risk assessment on the fence was done in 2011 and there hasn't been one since and the school has increased their numbers by 120 children in the last 4 years

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Thank you Pearl, I have a 2 acre field that is being

Thank you Pearl, I have a 2 acre field that is being ‘rented' by a lady for her horses, we have no written agreement as she has had her horses on the field for years, she usually pays me £100 per month, she is alway in arrears at least 3 to 4 months, I should now like to start a weekly charge to her, the rent to go directly to my bank, with us having a written agreement my question is, should I give her written notice of my intention? and what sort of notice ?JA: Where are you? It matters because laws vary by location.Customer: Totternhoe Bedfordshire, thank youJA: What steps have you taken so far?Customer: Absolutely noneJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I don't think so

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I need to access a good family law solicitor, england, none

I need to access a good family law solicitorJA: Where are you? It matters because laws vary by location.Customer: englandJA: What steps have you taken so far?Customer: none yet. Married to an addict husband, kids under child protection order but his behaviour is deteriorating and need order to remove him from my houseJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I own our home but he lives here

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