Christmas Opening Hours & What To Do In An Emergency

Opening times during the Christmas  period for MOFS  will change to the following :- Office closes early at 3pm on 22nd December 23rd December – 26th December – CLOSED 27th December – OPEN 9:00am – 5:30pm 28th December – OPEN 9:00am – 5:30pm 29th December – OPEN 9:00am – 12:30pm 1st January – CLOSED 2nd January 2018 onwards normal … Continue reading Christmas Opening Hours & What To Do In An Emergency

Ogden – What Does it Really Mean?

If you work in the insurance profession, you would have been hard pressed to avoid the furore that ensued following the Government‘s decision to increase the discount rate from -2.5% to +0.75% in May of this year. If you are not involved in insurance, you may be blissfully unaware of what it really means to … Continue reading Ogden – What Does it Really Mean?

If Only The NHS Had Cyber Cover…!?

We all watched in horror last week as the media and politicians ran around broadcasting stories and passing comment on a matter that resembled a plot from a Die Hard movie, and about which many of them seemed unqualified to comment. The vulnerability surrounding the computer systems of what clearly ranges from the largest organisation … Continue reading If Only The NHS Had Cyber Cover…!?

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MIPIM 2017 – Day 4 of “A MOFS Observation”

Day 4 – Thursday 16th March 2017   Our colleagues from Mason Owen & Partners returned to Liverpool early this morning, presumably jaded, but with many opportunities to follow up. The MOFS delegation powered into day 4 with a breakfast meeting with one of our longest supporting Title Insurers, First Title.  An enjoyable breakfast and good company were … Continue reading MIPIM 2017 – Day 4 of “A MOFS Observation”

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MIPIM 2017 – Day 3 of “A MOFS Observation”

Day 3 – Wednesday 15th March 2017 You normally start and finish your day by opening and closing the curtains. We opened and closed the daytime session of MIPIM today by opening and closing with Curtins. (Pathetic Northern gag, but the pace is starting to tell!) Tim Bingham of Curtins gave an early morning presentation on the … Continue reading MIPIM 2017 – Day 3 of “A MOFS Observation”

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MIPIM 2017 – Day 2 of “A MOFS Observation”

Day 2 – Tuesday 14th March 2017 A global property conference maybe, but what I have learned today is that Bolton is quite clearly at the centre of it!! The day started early with our first foray into the main pavilion and what is a huge trade show. The Liverpool stand designed by K2 was impressive and … Continue reading MIPIM 2017 – Day 2 of “A MOFS Observation”

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Conveyancing Fraud Insurance – Expert Solutions from MOFS

Unless you practice in a remote cave system, you won’t have missed the recent furore surrounding the Dreamvar (UK) Limited v Mishcon de Reya case, and the implications for conveyancing practitioners (and their clients) throughout the land. Whatever the final outcome of the case and any subsequent appeals, the fact is that conveyancing fraud is … Continue reading Conveyancing Fraud Insurance – Expert Solutions from MOFS

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MIPIM 2017 – Day 1 of “A MOFS Observation”

      Day 1 – Monday 13th March 2017 After 9 months of preparation, day 1 arrived, though it really was not day 1 as the conference actually commences on the 14th March. The MOFS delegation of myself and our Head of Legal Indemnity and brains behind the trip, Alex Bielinski, met early, 5.30am, … Continue reading MIPIM 2017 – Day 1 of “A MOFS Observation”

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Storm Doris

In light of the severe weather warnings operating throughout the country today, if you do suffer any property damage then please contact our Claims Team on the following numbers:- Carole Smith – 0151 255 2611 Joanne Ryan – 0151 255 2621 Jake Dearden  – 0151 255 2616 Or you can email us – mail@mofs.co.uk Alternatively … Continue reading Storm Doris

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The Great Tumble Dryer Fiasco

Most people should by now be familiar with the product recall of approximately 4.3m faulty tumble dryers across the UK within the Whirlpool Group including Hotpoint, Indesit and Creda, due to a fault which was originally identified in October 2015. Many customers are still waiting for the promised modification. In my own case it was … Continue reading The Great Tumble Dryer Fiasco

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