Wilson Nesbitt News & Updates

Northern Ireland drivers to face random breath tests

Northern Ireland drivers to face random breath tests

By Gary Adair The PSNI has launched its annual winter drink-drive campaign, and have warned motorists that they will be using their new power to randomly stop drivers and ask them... Read more

Concern at impact of increased minimum wage on NI employers

By Gillian Crotty Chancellor Philip Hammond announced an increase in the minimum wage in his Autumn Statement, but there are already concerns about how Northern Ireland employers will cope with the... Read more

Family Law solicitors continue call for no fault divorce

By Lenore Rice Divorce solicitors and mediation groups in Northern Ireland and the rest of the UK are continuing to call for the introduction of 'no fault' divorces, which was first... Read more

Write a Will in November and our fee goes to charity

Wilson Nesbitt is once again taking part in the Will Aid scheme in November, where you can write a Will and make a donation to charity instead of paying our... Read more

Bombardier Belfast employee loses unfair dismissal claim

By Gillian Crotty An employment tribunal has dismissed an unfair dismissal claim brought by an employee of Bombardier's Belfast factory. The employee suffered an accident at work in 2014 and went on... Read more

Increase in parents becoming landlords to help children

By Lauren Burns New research suggests that 730,000 landlords in Northern Ireland and the rest of the UK are parents renting a property out to their children as a means of... Read more

MJM Group has faith in the Northern Ireland commercial property market

By Neil Logan Following a £30million acquisition of the Damilly Retail Park in Newry, the head of property at MJM, Greg Vaughan, has spoken of the company's "faith in the Northern... Read more

Reasonable provision claim dismissed because claimant chose to be unemployed

By Lenore Rice A woman who was making a reasonable provision claim against her father's estate has had her claim rejected because, though she was capable of working, she chose to... Read more

Number of people challenging a Will has increased

By Lenore Rice The number of people going to the courts to challenge a Will increased last year, with 116 going as far as the High Court. Rising property prices and increasingly... Read more

Employers encouraged to relax policy on tattoos

  The Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (ACAS) has carried out research into employer attitudes to job applicants and employees who have tattoos, and has warned that businesses will miss out... Read more