Today we welcome the arrival of no fault divorce

Today we welcome the arrival of no fault divorce

The Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Act comes into force today, meaning divorcing couples are no longer required to assign blame for the breakdown of their marriage. The legislation allows either or both parties to apply to the court for an order that the marriage...
Why you Should review your Will

Why you Should review your Will

How often should I review my Will? Whilst we always try to draft Wills that are as ‘future-proof’ as possible, we suggest reviewing or at least reading through your Will every three to five years. That being said we always recommend you review your Will...
Who can make an Inheritance Act Claim ?

Who can make an Inheritance Act Claim ?

If you were financially Dependent on the Deceased and the rules of intestacy or the deceased’s last valid Will makes no provision for you, can you make a claim for reasonable financial provision ? Potentially You may also wish to consider promissory estoppel and...
Probate Registry Fee Increase from £155 to £273

Probate Registry Fee Increase from £155 to £273

Probate Registry fee change The fee for grant for probate applications received by the registry on or after the 26th January 2022 is changing. The current dual fee structure is being replaced by a single fee of £273 for all applicants, where the value of the estate...
Employment Law Discrimination Disability Q&A

Employment Law Discrimination Disability Q&A

What is the definition of a disability for the purposes of employment discrimination? The tribunal set out in Section 6 of the Equality Act 2010 that a person has a disability if they have a physical or mental impairment, and the impairment has a substantial and...
The Effect of Advance Decisions Q&A

The Effect of Advance Decisions Q&A

What is an Advance Decision? Under the Mental Capacity Act 2005 an advance decision to refuse treatment can be made by an adult that has capacity and this can formerly be recorded. The advance decision would take effect when and if the person making the decision...

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