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Date: 19 Mar 2015

Budget and pension changes highlight need for inheritance planning

Paul Lowery says the plans to review the Deeds of Variation announcement has been a long time coming.

Date: 12 Mar 2015

Ex-wife wins battle to claim money 20 years after divorce

Sue Andrews “surprised” at decision to allow ex-wife to pursue financial claim against former husband more than 20 years after divorce.

Date: 10 Mar 2015

Sharing the family home with the older generation

Life expectancy is increasing all the time and while that may be applauded by many, for others it brings a headache in where to live.

Date: 27 Feb 2015

Is your business ‘expecting’ Shared Parental Leave?

The Shared Parental Leave regulations will shortly come into play for those parents expecting or adopting babies due on, or after 5th April 2015

Date: 17 Feb 2015

Landlords and letting agents should move in on tenancy deposit protection

In light of the recent Charalambous Court of Appeal case, it is crucial that landlords take action to safeguard their tenancy deposits when dealing with...

Date: 17 Feb 2015

Entrenched position over ditch to cost thousands

Two couples who entered into a protracted legal argument over the ownership of a ditch have been left facing legal costs of £500,000 after the...

Date: 16 Feb 2015

What is a ‘residential unit’? High Court rules

A couple who made £13 million by selling their land for residential development are in line for a further very substantial sum 

Date: 13 Feb 2015

Apartment block tenants face £20 million bill for freehold

Victory by residents of a prestige mansion block in their five-year struggle to acquire the building's freehold proving to be a mixed blessing

Date: 12 Feb 2015

Dishonest letting agencies boss escapes directorship ban

A dishonest letting agencies boss has defeated a High Court bid to have him disqualified from holding company directorships

Date: 11 Feb 2015

Right to buy deal binding, rules court

More cases are coming to court alleging that 'undue influence' has been used to persuade a person to do something that is not in their...