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The future of a 'no fault divorce'

It will be a great relief to many family lawyers if a 'no fault' divorce is introduced. Having to rely on blame to commence divorce...

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Family Law Case Report - interim order for sale of property BR v VT [2015]

This case concerns a husband's application for the interim sale of the family home, in which his wife and children still lived, before...

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Californian family law vs English/ Welsh family law

This is an interesting article contrasting the two very different family law jurisdictions and how they compare.

Some key differences:...

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IFLA launches new website

With the increasing cost and time delays incurred using the court system I anticipate arbitration could be on the rise over the next few...

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The most expensive divorce in history?

Reported as the most expensive divorce in history, Dmitry Rybolovlev and his ex-wife Elena have reached a settlement on the division of...

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Number of Civil Partnerships falls

The number of civil partnerships formed in England and Wales fell by 70% from 2013 to 2014, from 5,646 in 2013 to 1,683 in 2014.

In the...

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Monsoon in a Teacup

Monsoon was lucky. Had the failure to pay the NMW been after May 2015, the fine would have been £20k per worker rather than 20k maximum.

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Sharland & Gohil - a big fuss over nothing

Sharland and Gohil - apparently the latest landmark decision of the Supreme Court. Phrases such as "open the floodgates", "landmark...

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Employment law goes back to the future!

Ok I am shamelessly jumping on the bandwagon but I can't let Back to the Future Day pass without comment.

I really enjoyed reading the...

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This Webpage is not available - ISP Blocking Orders

It is difficult to stop websites promoting infringing activities as the people behind those sites are hard to track down. Blocking...

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Bury & Walkers- Free Landlord & Tenant Seminar

There has been a substantial amount of legal amendments recently which landlords and agents must be aware of so they can implement the...

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Working the room at networking events

So, you have chosen the right event for you – good targets, introducers or referrers, at a cool venue, at time that works for you. You...

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My wishes and feelings...

If you have a court case about a child going on, you probably already know that "wishes and feelings" are part of the checklist of things...

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Responding to a crisis

Byfield Chairman Richard Elsen joined other legal industry experts to comment in a Law Society Gazette piece on planning and responding...

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New Law to Regulate 'Surrogacy Tourism' in India

India is now one of the most popular destinations for international surrogacy, particularly after Thailand has taken steps to shut down...

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Another Claims Management Company fined

Yet again, this now somewhat boring repetitive tale of abhorrent tactics from claims management companies (CMC) hits the headlines.

Don't...

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It's not for girls, apparently?!?

It was disappointing but not surprising to see this morning the stereotypes and attitudes that still persist over what sort of jobs are...

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Does the law allow straight talking in redundancy situations?

In a redundancy situation employees often just want to know what is going on and find out if they are going to have a job or not. So...

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Supreme Court decision in Sharland and Gohil due this week

The Court imposes a duty of full and frank disclosure on the parties in order to obtain an honest picture of their financial situation...

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Are people really forced to lie to the Court to get their divorce through?

An interesting article alleging that people are forced to lie to the Courts in order to obtain their divorce. I wrote a few weeks ago...

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Opening up or shutting out? New report assesses social mobility in the legal sector

PRESS RELEASE

13 OCTOBER 2015

Opening up or shutting out? New report assesses social mobility in the legal sector

Over 80 per cent of...

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Aussie firm seals US alliance

Holman Webb has formed a strategic partnership with US-based global firm Diaz, Reus & Targ., which has 14 offices throughout the US,...

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FinTech Revolution - managing legal and business risks

Not to be forgotten basics about legal risks and compliance in financial services, which still matter for FinTech

Undoubtedly, FinTech is reshaping and improving finance and money in a fundamental way. The race is on for technology and financial...…

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Annual Slavery Statements

Has your company prepared for the addition reporting requirements?

From this month commercial organisations with a turnover exceeding £36 million which carry on business in the UK will be required to...…

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How do people find lawyers in 2015?

LexisNexis interviewed more than 1,500 people who had recently hired a lawyer and found that the top three ways people find clients are:

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5 legal threats for fintech’s hottest US start-ups

As we’ve seen in other industries transportation (Uber) and hospitality (Airbnb), it’s a short step from envying start-ups to applying...

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EAT confirms you can't work while you sleep

Mr Shannon must have hoped that he'd discovered an extremely lucrative loophole in the National Minimum Wage Regulations. He argued that...

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Judge holds open 'masterclass' on Family Court proceedings

This is an innovative and interesting approach to making the court process as clear and transparent as possible for the public at a time...

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US Law Firm Mergers Reach Highest Point in Nearly a Decade

The first three quarters of 2015 were on fire for U.S. law firm mergers: The law firm M&A tally was higher than the first three quarters...

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A new tack by law firms for austere times in Europe

Interesting that PwC gets an early mention...

The need to remain competitive since the financial crisis has forced law firms across Europe to shift their business models and explore...…

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Conveyancing panels: is your practice big enough?

Watson Ramsbottom's leading regional conveyancing team handles in excess of 3,500 property transactions per year.

As members of the...

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Progress on the red-tape initiative

The SRA have announced today that they will be amending the Handbook to remove the requirement on sole practitioners to have a "sole...

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Uncertainty over Surrogacy in Nepal

In August 2015 the Nepalese Supreme Court ruled that commercial surrogacy in the country should be suspended until it could be...

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Autism and Child Arrangement Disputes

Extremely informative article by Louise Desrosiers about the issues to be considered in child arrangement disputes involving children on...

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