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27 Feb, 2012, 12:10 GMT Birmingham Firm Wins top Boss Award and Tell Government its Plans for Workers are Wrong

For the attention of Business editors DBS Law is celebrating today after winning a place in the prestigious list of Top 100 companies to work for....


27 Dec, 2011, 00:01 GMT Government Will Shut the Door of Justice in the Faces of Older People in 2012

A pensioner who fell over a broken drain cover in East London in 2009 has won compensation for her injuries from Newham Council after a two year...


24 Dec, 2011, 00:01 GMT Immigration Lawyers put Clients on Alert Over Christmas

Immigration experts at DBS Law are warning clients to be vigilant over the festive period, as this is traditionally the time of year that the home...


21 Nov, 2011, 00:01 GMT DBS Law Launches Youth Road Safety Campaign in Birmingham Schools for Road Safety Week

DBS Law is today launching a campaign aimed at children for Road Safety Week, 21st - 28th November, in support of the charity Brake. This year's...


19 Oct, 2011, 11:02 BST No Win No Fee Changes and the Spending Cuts Will Hit Older People's Access to Justice

A pensioner who fell over a broken drain cover in East London in 2009 has won compensation for her injuries from Newham Council after a two year...


13 Oct, 2011, 00:01 BST Crack Down on Rogue Text ads but Leave No Win No Fee Alone - say Lawyers

Personal Injury specialists at DBS law are warning the public that the Government's Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill, which...


01 Oct, 2011, 00:01 BST Give Agency Workers' Rights From Day One and Avoid Expense and Hassle - Say Lawyers

Staff supplied by agencies will from today 1st October qualify for the same pay and perks as the full time staff they work with. All agency workers...


25 Sep, 2011, 08:00 BST 1000s of BRITISH Sikhs Protest in Parliament Sq Against Harassment at European Airports

Thousands of Sikhs will today, 25th September, take part in simultaneous demonstrations in four European capitals to protests against a growing trend ...


22 Sep, 2011, 09:16 BST Government Plans Would Have Prevented Biker Winning Compensation in Virtual Crash Row

? A motorbike rider has won damages in tricky case that his lawyers say is typical of claims that might never be settled under the Government's...


19 Sep, 2011, 00:01 BST Business Must Fill Gap in Youth Employment and Training Left by the Coalition or Face More Riots - say Birmingham Lawyers

As the Lib Dem conference opens in Birmingham today local legal services firm DBS Law is calling for the business community to fill the gap in youth...


29 Aug, 2011, 00:01 BST Government Justice Bill Will Stop Thousands of Legitimate Injury Claims Every Year - Say Lawyers

As the political conference season approaches, Birmingham-based DBS Law is releasing details of legitimate injury claim cases that they say...


01 Aug, 2011, 00:01 BST Student Visa Changes Will Hurt the West Midlands Economy say Immigration Lawyers

Immigration experts at Birmingham-based DBS Law are warning that Government plans to restrict visas to foreign students will have a dramatic effect...


06 Jul, 2011, 06:00 BST Case of Badly Burnt Woman Highlights Safety and Justice Double Jeopardy for Workers

The case of a cook badly burnt in an accident at work demonstrates the dangers for workers from proposed government cuts to health and safety cover...


31 May, 2011, 00:01 BST Lawyers Issue Warning to Younger Workers Ahead of Redundancies and Cuts

Employment specialists at Birmingham based BDS Law have published advice for younger workers who they say are more vulnerable in a redundancy...


11 May, 2011, 16:15 BST Government Employment Law Reform Plans Will Reward Discrimination by Bosses say Lawyers

Employment experts at DBS Law are warning that government plans to reduce compensation levels at Employment Tribunals will increase discrimination at ...


09 May, 2011, 11:17 BST Air Stewardess Wins Compensation for Rough Treatment in Hospital

DBS Law has secured a compensation payment from East Surrey NHS trust for a client who suffered pain and distress at the hands of a doctor at East...


10 Apr, 2011, 09:00 BST DBS Law Joins Access to Justice Campaign

Birmingham based solicitors DBS Law Ltd has signed up to support the campaign Access to Justice Action Group. AJAG is opposing proposed government...


10 Apr, 2011, 08:00 BST Lawyers Predict Second Wave of job Losses to hit Older Workers and Pregnant Women

Employment specialists at DBS Law are predicting that a second wave of job cuts sparked by the looming second recession will hit older workers and...


31 Mar, 2011, 01:01 BST West Midlands' Families ill Prepared for Looming Economic Crisis say Lawyers

The majority of families in the West Midlands fear for the security of their jobs, homes, and their relationships as Government spending cuts begin...


21 Mar, 2011, 13:45 GMT Lawyers say Government Health and Safety Plans Put Workers at Risk

Personal injury lawyers are anticipating a dramatic rise in workplace accidents as a result of today's announcement by Work and Pensions Minister,...


10 Mar, 2011, 14:28 GMT Birmingham Bus Driver Cleared of Killing by Dangerous Driving

A West Midlands Travel bus driver, Zahoor Khan, was today, 10th March 2011, found not guilty of causing death by careless driving at Birmingham Crown ...