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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
'No quick fix for injustice'
Jonathan Wheeler talks to John van der Luit-Drummond about the many battles he and APIL are to fight, such as child...
Playing by the rules
The SRA Accounts Rules contain valuable tools to advise solicitors on the systems and controls to put in place when...
How to choose your first practice management system
Poorly chosen systems can have catastrophic effects on the running of your business and are not easy to fix, explains...
Developments and disputes
The regulatory shifts and case law updates of the last few months represent a busy start to the year in the residential...
The case for the prosecution
Catherine Fischl and Kate Parker consider the future for the prosecution of journalists following R v Chapman and the...
Fractional ownership of holiday homes: A fresh look
Jonathan Silverman flags a number of aspects for practitioners to consider when asked to advise buyers of fractional...
Damages for trespass: Bypassing Swordheath and Dunlop
The Supreme Court is to decide whether a parking charge is enforceable as a penalty. John de Waal QC discusses the...
Giving universal credit where it's due in divorce
Carla Ditz discusses how the new benefit system works, where its failings lie, and how it affects spousal maintenance
Interpreting testator intentions
Adam Carvalho and Richard McDermott round up recent estate planning case law and consider some possible grounds for...
Trust and transparency
Debbie King explains the most significant changes brought in by the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015
Work for free? The legal profession needs to channel its inner Taylor Swift
Supermarkets aren't obliged to dispense free produce from their back doors
The lawyers are revolting!
Will solicitors and barristers join forces in industrial action after Gove protects...
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