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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
The star treatment
Camilla Bishop gives tips and advice on how to be a better private client lawyer
Root cause of risk
Eleanor Kilner considers the impact of the SRA’s proposed changes to the compulsory PII terms for solicitors
Merger mania returns
Partners have little idea on succession planning as lawyers move away from traditional firm values, explains Viv...
How to achieve the aim of gender equality
Targets and quotas will help to increase female representation at board level in the short term, but the ultimate goal...
The future of mesothelioma's lost exemption is up in the air
The government has shot itself in the foot by deciding not to permanently exempt insolvency litigation from LASPO, says...
No man’s land
Recent case law shows that inaccurate notices at the Land Registry is a predicament the Supreme Court is not yet ready...
Further proposed changes to judicial review
Proposed changes to the way courts approach remedies in judicial review cases needs further consideration, says Melissa...
Company law update
Debbie King discusses introducing new investors into a business, the court’s ‘blue pencil rule’ and...
Personal injury update
Vijay Ganapathy reminds PI practitioners that basic tortious concepts are flexible and, as such, can be fact specific
How useful were PI claim inducements?
An unorthodox marketing experiment shows that PI clients are not the money-grabbing beings the government purports them...
A round-up of the latest in property law news and practice...
A popular profession?
Should the legal profession be more popular with the public than it currently is? That is the...
Judges will award favourably if dating is disclosed
Attempts to conceal relationships following a divorce will hinder the court’s...
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