All posts by Andrew Crisp

CCJ Sent to Wrong Address? Here’s What You Must Do

If you’ve just discovered a CCJ that you knew nothing about, the most likely explanation is that all the court papers were sent to a previous address. When moving house, there’s so much to think about and it’s easy to forget to update everyone with your new contact details. However, this could have disastrous consequences […]

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5 Tips to Get a Better Settlement Agreement [infographic]

Have you been offered a settlement agreement by your employer? If so, you’ll want to make sure you get a great deal. Have a look at the tips below to maximise your prospects of getting the best possible settlement agreement. This infographic is based on an original article called ‘Negotiating a Settlement Agreement – The […]

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Why have you Received a CCJ for a Parking Ticket?

One of the most common reasons people are issued with a CCJ is a failure to pay a parking ticket. The original parking charge may only have been £40 but the cost of having a CCJ on your credit record is enormous. If you’ve discovered a CCJ relating to a parking charge, we recommend that […]

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What is a Settlement Agreement (in Employment Law)?

If your employer has just offered you a settlement agreement, you may be wondering what that means. What is a settlement agreement? Why have you received one? How should you respond? (For the avoidance of doubt, this article only relates to employment settlement agreements. The term is used in other areas of law, such as […]

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