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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
Humanity and common sense prevail in frozen sperm ruling
Allowing a woman time until she's ready to have her dead husband's children is a triumph for ethics, says...
New bosses in, old attitudes out?
A value-based pricing strategy will pay dividends
The billable hour should give way to a client-centric approach, says Viv Williams
Professional negligence update
The recent decision in Clark confirms the finality of the Financial Ombudsman Service scheme, explains Philip Evans
Insurance law reform: don't damage the market
The Law Commission must tread carefully to avoid weakening the position of insurers, James Gibbons argues
Post-Jackson: satellite litigation and turmoil ahead
Something beats nothing, so make reasonable assumptions, be generous and submit your budgets on time, says Seamus Smyth...
Obtaining absolute titles when leases were granted before TLATA 1996
Problems arise when unknown personal representatives have granted leases for more than 50 years, says John Coulter
Tim Lowles takes a look at changes implemented by the Defamation Act 2013 and the continuing hold of Reynolds over the...
Changes to Chancery cases in the county court
The increase in the equity jurisdiction of the county court will widen its scope but could trip up unsuspecting...
Gaining retrospective authority for gifts made by an attorney
LPAs or EPAs cannot give away assets or make tax planning gifts, set up discounted gift trusts or appoint discretionary...
What 2014 has in store for property lawyers
Let’s stand united
Well, here I am, at the front of the magazine. Sound the trumpets from every corner of the...
Help to Buy offers benefits but it's hard work
Karen Webb warns solicitors not to jump on the housing bandwagon if they don't have...
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