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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
Will you auto-enrol your members?
Louis Baker considers what measures LLPs should take on pension contributions in light of a recent and high-profile...
Who really believes that the cheque is in the post?
Failing to pay your debts when they are due may get you into regulatory difficulties, says John Gould
A little bird told me...
Mid-size law firm success on the Twittersphere is achievable if you follow a few golden rules, says Tony Roe
Are estate agents liable if they pick the wrong conveyancer?
David Smith considers what level of skill and care can be expected and who is accountable if something goes wrong
The new Mitchell?
David Bott reviews Coventry v Lawrence and the potential ramifications for the personal injury industry
Costs budgeting can prove its worth
Sue Nash considers how solicitors can get the most out of initial costs and case management conferences
Reputations take years to build and minutes to destroy
Wiping the slate clean for clients, especially high-profile ones, is now more complicated because of Google’s...
Court of Protection update
The Supreme Court’s decision in P v Cheshire West and Chester Council and
Anr  UKSC 19 is by far the most...
Being a tattle-tale is not nice but informing the court about non-compliance is imperative, even if it makes you feel...
The court’s judgment in ZYN provides some much-needed clarity on the law of the powers of a local authority to...
A round-up of the latest in private client law
The pen is mightier than the sword
Tom Pelham despairs at the number of practitioners ill-prepared for professional negligence claims
Partnerships – when differences of opinion become legal
It is rare to see a decision surrounding the facts of a professional services partnership...
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