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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 recipe for business longevity: firm celebrates 225th birthday
John van der Luit-Drummond talks to Nicola Poole, sole owner of Hedges Law in Oxfordshire, about how the firm has...
Regulating is a losing game
Stuart Bushell discusses the latest SRA reforms on PII that have left stakeholders understandably divided
What lies beneath
Unconscious bias can influence recruitment processes to the detriment of both individuals and companies, argues Sn...
Pre-nups on the up
More clients understand the benefit in preparing pre-nuptial agreements should the worst happen, says Sarah Balfour
Getting without-notice non-molestation applications back on track
Solicitors have forgotten what is required of them when it comes to ex parte applications, believes District Judge...
Take action on trusts before changes to IHT
Draft legislation is expected with a December Autumn Statement, so allow time for changes to be made and backdated,...
Landlord and tenant update
The housing market is in crisis, but changing the law will only go some way towards solving the problem, says Tessa...
Charity law update
Sarah Clune considers the impact of significant changes to lobbying guidance, tax avoidance, conflicts of interests and...
Safeguard your client’s investment with Searches UK
There are various costs related to purchasing a property and depending on which level of protection you select for your...
Wilful neglect or mistreatment?
Healthcare professionals should have little to fear from a new criminal offence if they are already prioritising their...
A round-up of the latest in private client law
SJ about town
Meeting the new Law Society president and remembering the fallen
The JLD on the minimum wage abolition: grave, exploitative and exclusive
Tamasin Dorosti, member on the Junior Lawyers Division Executive Committee, talks to...
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