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Needs of children more important than nuptial agreements
High Court refuses to leave heiress in 'relative luxury' and husband in 'relative...
Marriage is a calculated risk, so why not have a divorce calculator?
Law Commission proposes litigant-friendly divorce reforms
Helping parents make a change for the better
District Judge Julie Exton explains the crucial role of the Family Drug and Alcohol Court in supporting parents and...
Standard of proof
A firm’s appeal to the SDT against an SRA decision raises the question of the standard of proof to be used in...
Don't be all things to all men
Firms can easily make advertising more cost effective by targeting specific sectors, explains Douglas McPherson
Will the PI market in England and Wales follow the Scottish model?
With eight firms controlling around 80 per cent of the claimant PI market north of the border, David Johnstone wonders...
Escaping the vultures' clutches
Meaningful and expert risk management must be the top priority for any PI business, urges Lesley Graves
Matter of principle
Has the Welwyn Hatfield principle survived the introduction of planning enforcement orders in cases where a breach of...
Learning lessons from Wolf Hall
Mark Lucas looks at the new laws and developments relating to public contracts and considers how the law has changed...
Ryan Clement reviews recent employment cases concerning procedure, including costs and leave to amend a claim, and...
Subject to contract
A simple phrase is crucial to avoid being unintentionally bound by an agreement in settlement negotiations, explains...
Constructive trusts and illegal purposes
The decision in O'Kelly v Davies clarifies the law relating to claimants involved in unlawful agreements who seek...
The role of the superyacht lawyer
Mark Needham explains some of the legal challenges involved
in the ownership and operation of...
Much ado about nothing
The SRA's withdrawal from the graduate recruitment code may be
a blessing in...
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