FISHERIES ENFORCEMENT Financial Administrative Penalties

Marine lawyer, Alistair Tawse, answers some questions about the financial penalties which can be issued by fishery authorities: The MMO and the IFCAs essentially share a similar enforcement strategy, which is based around a Financial Administrative…

The Next Generation of Fishers

Getting children away from social networking sites, their phones and video games and into the outdoors is a constant battle for most parents.  It’s sad to say that with the technological advances around us, the love of the outdoors seen in…

Property Theft

People might be forgiven for thinking that it is impossible for their home or commercial property to be stolen. However, whilst still relatively uncommon, property theft by fraudsters is a genuine risk. In this article, Bartons’ Chairman,…

No Success Fees Charged for Personal Injury Claims

Most solicitors acting for clients under a Conditional Fee Agreement (no win, no fee) will do so on the basis that if the claim succeeds, the solicitors will take up to 25% of the settlement money as a ‘success fee’.  The success fee reflects…

Fishing News - WHAT HAPPENS AFTER A PERSONAL INJURY OCCURS ON BOARD? Part 3

Fishing News has been the voice of the fishing industry since 1913, bringing the latest news and features about the UK and Irish commercial fishing to the industry.  Bartons Marine Department were delighted to be invited to write a number of…

Fishing News - WHAT HAPPENS AFTER A PERSONAL INJURY OCCURS ON BOARD? Part 2

Fishing News has been the voice of the fishing industry since 1913, bringing the latest news and features about the UK and Irish commercial fishing to the industry.  Bartons Marine Department were delighted to be invited to write a number of…

Fishing News - WHAT HAPPENS AFTER A PERSONAL INJURY OCCURS ON BOARD? Part 1

Fishing News has been the voice of the fishing industry since 1913, bringing the latest news and features about the UK and Irish commercial fishing to the industry.  Bartons Marine Department were delighted to be invited to write a number of…

Fishing News Article - RIGHT TO COMPLAIN - When to make a complaint against a Marine Authority

Fishing News has been the voice of the fishing industry since 1913, bringing the latest news and features about the UK and Irish commercial fishing to the industry.  Bartons Marine Department were delighted to be invited to write a number of…

Fishing News Article - Drug and Alcohol Policy

Fishing News has been the voice of the fishing industry since 1913, bringing the latest news and features about the UK and Irish commercial fishing to the industry.  Bartons Marine Department were delighted to be invited to write a number of…

Work Accidents at Sea - An Introduction for Presonal Injury Lawyers Webinar

Jo Pummery, head of our Marine Department, will be presenting a webinar on behalf of MBL, providing participants with an introduction to dealing with work accidents which occur at sea, aimed at personal injury lawyers.  The webinar will be…