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JB Shorts 19 – Another Season Proudly Sponsored By Richard Silver

JB Shorts 19 – Another Season Proudly Sponsored By Richard Silver

Richard Silver Solicitors are again proud to be sponsoring another season of the critically acclaimed JB Shorts. Another evening of Six Fifteen Minute World premieres by top TV writers, including Peter Kerry, Lindsay Williams, Trevor Suthers, Dave Simpson and James Quinn. JB Shorts 19 opens on Tuesday 24th April 2018 and runs until Saturday 5th […]

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Richard Silver Invited To Speak At Multimodal 2018

Richard Silver Invited To Speak At Multimodal 2018

We are proud to announce that our senior Solicitor, Richard Silver, has been invited to speak at Multimodal 2018 at the NEC, (1st – 3rd May 2018), with the very experienced Paul Jorgensen of Strategic Analytics Team (SAT). The seminar will cover driving for work: legal pitfalls, consequences and things to consider on the road. […]

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Taxi Licensing – What To Do If Your Taxi Licence Is Revoked Or Refused

Taxi Licensing – What To Do If Your Taxi Licence Is Revoked Or Refused

We have recently been successful in relation to a number of taxi licence appeals, both at the Magistrates’ Court and at the Crown Court. Many clients have said that they wish they had instructed us earlier in the process and it may, therefore, be helpful to set out the revocation and appeal procedure. The relevant […]

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Ex-Tory Leader Failure To Name Driver Conviction Quashed

Ex-Tory Leader Failure To Name Driver Conviction Quashed

The High Court has quashed the conviction of Lord Michael Howard, (former Conservative party leader), for failing to name the driver (aka Section 172) when his car was caught speeding in London. He had previously been fined £900 and received six penalty points on his licence when convicted at the Magistrates Court. The issue in the case […]

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Is it Illegal to Use a Smartphone as a Satnav or Music Player While Driving?

Is it Illegal to Use a Smartphone as a Satnav or Music Player While Driving?

Recent press reports have highlighted considerable confusion and uncertainty in relation to the law governing the use of mobile phones while driving. One well-known journalist has even suggested that there are secret rules which the government won’t share. So what are the rules for drivers using a smartphone as a satnav or to play music? […]

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