Global economic, technological and environmental changes are affecting the automotive industry at a fast pace. Our industry expert lawyers can help manage the risks, and exploit the opportunities.
Led by Managing Partner Monica Atwal, the automotive law team understands the roles of our clients’ staff, from technicians to Dealer Principals and works in partnership with clients aiming to become an integral part of their business. We understand the pressures businesses face and aim to provide clear and practical advice.
Our extensive industry expertise covers; motor dealerships, manufacturers and vehicle importers, finance houses, retail outlets, repair centres, garages and service stations throughout the UK.
“Invariably extremely knowledgeable, efficient, well-prepared and delightful to work with. Cannot rate them too highly.”
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- 30 March 2023
Changes to the UK Immigration Rules
The Home Secretary has published a Statement of Changes in the Immigration Rules, with a phased rollout of changes commencing in April 2023. These changes will impact most of the work visa categories, including the Skilled Worker and Global Business Mobility routes.
- 29 March 2023
Employee’s ‘meltdowns’ due to short temper, not his disabilities
The Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) decision in McQueen v the General Optical Council will bring some comfort to employers trying to manage unacceptable conduct at work.
- 28 March 2023
Common mistakes when hiring migrant workers in the UK
When hiring or sponsoring migrant workers in the UK there are many mistakes that businesses can make.
- 28 March 2023
- Commercial Real Estate
Can I have access to a neighbour’s land to carry out works to my property?
We are often asked by landowner clients whether there is any legal right to go on to a neighbour’s land to carry out repair and maintenance works where it is not possible to carry out such works from the landowner’s own property and there is no legal right in place allowing access to the neighbour’s land.
- 23 March 2023
- Privacy and Data Protection
Data protection: What you need to know
Since the GDPR had come into force almost 5 years ago, we consider that it is a timely opportunity to review the core data protection principles and the considerations to make when undertaking a data protection audit of your organisation.
“Clarkslegal’s overall level of service is outstanding and far better than that of any other law firm I have had experience with. Monica Atwal is part of our HR team and I trust and rely on her 100%. That says it all”.
Tracey Hirst – Group HR Manager, Jardine Motors Group
“We are very pleased with the support and advice received from on the recent acquisition by BMW Group UK. With clear, concise and timely advice and management, Ashan and his team helped us navigate through some complex arrangements and seamlessly bridged the gap between the legal and commercial issues”
Amit Kotecha, Senior Legal Counsel – BMW Legal Affairs UK & Ireland
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