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Browse our law brief articles and blogs, aimed at addressing the practical implications of the latest legal developments affecting you and your organisation.

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Meet the Team - Narrow Quay HR

Friday, 26 May 2023

Narrow Quay HR (NQHR) is a subsidiary of VWV located within its headquarters in Bristol. NQHR was set up in 2017 by Caitlin Anniss and Sarah Martin - directors of the business - who previously worked for VWV for many years as employment lawyers.


Articles & Blogs Private Client

Welcome to the Spring 2023 Edition of Viewpoint

Wednesday, 03 May 2023

Firstly, I’d like to thank those of you who provided feedback on how Viewpoint can be improved, your comments are always gratefully received.


Articles & Blogs Private Client

Welcome to the Winter 2023 Edition of Viewpoint

Monday, 23 January 2023

A new year brings with it a time for reflection with equal amounts of uncertainty as to what the turning seasons will bring.


Articles & Blogs Charities

Meet VWV's Charities Team

Monday, 16 January 2023

The team is led by Con Alexander with support from six other partners and 10 lawyers specialising in charity law. The team is also supported by two legal assistants and two administrators.


Articles & Blogs Private Client

Welcome to the Autumn 2022 Edition of Viewpoint

Thursday, 08 September 2022

As we look back over a summer with temperatures of the like we have never endured, ongoing strike action and a mounting cost of living crisis, it is fair to say things are feeling rather unsettled


Articles & Blogs Construction

Meet VWV's Construction Law Team

Monday, 05 September 2022

The team is led by partners, Huw Morgan and Jason Prosser and there are also six lawyers specialising in construction and engineering law.

Meet VWV's Construction Law Team

Articles & Blogs Independent Schools

Independent Schools Law Brief - July 2022

Friday, 22 July 2022

We hope you are all enjoying some time off over the summer break. We are sending this holiday edition of the ISLB as there have been several significant recent developments which require action before the start of the new academic year.


Articles & Blogs Independent Schools

Exams Season 2022 - How to Ensure Your School Is Prepared

Tuesday, 17 May 2022

Schools and pupils are busily preparing for A-level and GCSE exams, among others, which run through until the end of June.

Exams Season 2022 - How to Ensure Your School Is Prepared

Articles & Blogs Private Client

Meet Our Personal Injury Team

Thursday, 31 March 2022

We are delighted in this edition of Viewpoint to shine a spotlight on our Personal Injury team - Augustines Injury Law, who are dedicated to dealing with personal injury claims on behalf of our clients.

Meet Our Personal Injury Team

Articles & Blogs Private Client

Welcome to the Spring Edition of Viewpoint

Thursday, 31 March 2022

Spring is the time of plans and projects,* but also a time of green shoots and muddy boots, caked from ventures back into our gardens after the cold winter months.


Articles & Blogs Personal Injury Private Client

Meet VWV's Personal Injury Lawyers - Augustines Injury Law

Monday, 21 March 2022

Augustines Injury Law is the personal injury department of VWV, dedicated to dealing with personal injury claims on behalf of claimants.

Meet VWV's Personal Injury Lawyers - Augustines Injury Law

Articles & Blogs Personal Injury Private Client

E-Bundles - What Are the New Rules for Solicitors?

Monday, 21 March 2022

Various work-from-home directives have accelerated the pace of change, both in solicitors' offices and the courts. Service of documents via email, video conferencing and the use of e-bundles have all evolved quickly to adapt to a new working environment.

E-Bundles - What Are the New Rules for Solicitors?

Articles & Blogs Independent Schools

Introduction to This Month's Schools Law Brief

Friday, 25 February 2022

As we welcome schools back after their half term breaks, the extraordinary events in Eastern Europe are on many people's minds.  


Articles & Blogs Private Client

Welcome to the Winter 2022 Edition of Viewpoint

Monday, 10 January 2022

At the time of writing, it is not yet known whether the Government will extend its temporary 2 year window for Wills to be witnessed using video conferencing rather than in-person, beyond 31 January 2022.


Articles & Blogs Academies & MATs

Guidance on ESS' SIMS Contract Renewal

Thursday, 16 December 2021

Education Software Solutions Ltd (ESS) recently took the decision to change the renewal term for its SIMS Annual Entitlement contracts from one year to three years.

Guidance on ESS' SIMS Contract Renewal