A Meal Ticket for Life? Think Again…

Posted on July 18, 2018

On 18th July 2018, the Supreme Court in Mills v Mills [2018] UKSC 38 ruled in favour of a divorced husband who argued he should not have to increase his monthly contribution to his former wife, on account of her mismanaging her post-divorce finances.

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Worker or Self-Employed? New Guidance for Employers

Posted on July 11, 2018

Determining whether someone is genuinely self-employed or should be classed as a worker can be difficult, but further guidance to help you decide is now available following the recent decision in the Pimlico Plumbers case.

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Cheryl and Liam: This Relationship is Only Going in One Direction

Posted on July 04, 2018

Cheryl and Liam Payne announced this week that their relationship has come to an end. With one child between them and marriage rumours, where does the break-up leave them legally?

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Government Proposes to Increase Minimum Length of Tenancies to Three Years

Posted on July 02, 2018

Government proposals could mean that Landlords cannot rent their properties for less than a fixed period of three years. There is currently no minimum term required for an Assured Shorthold Tenancy in England and Wales, and so the current proposals could result in a dramatic change in the law.

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Give Domestic Abuse the Red Card: The Darker Side of England Reaching the Knockout Stages

Posted on June 29, 2018

Whilst England celebrates getting through to the knockout stages of this year’s World Cup, police forces across the country prepare for a rise in domestic violence.

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Scam Awareness Month

Posted on June 14, 2018

June marks Scams Awareness Month, an opportunity for people to stand up to predatory practices and crimes that affect millions of people in the UK.

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GDPR and the Facebook Cambridge Analytica Scandal

Posted on April 12, 2018

Facebook’s CEO was questioned by Congress due to the Cambridge Analytica scandal this week. Could GDPR have prevented the scandal from taking place at all?

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Lasting Power of Attorney fee refund scheme launched

Posted on March 06, 2018

If you made a Lasting Power of Attorney between 1 April 2013 and 31 March 2017, you could be due a refund.

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Legal 500 Leading Firm

Posted on January 12, 2018

We have been awarded the Legal 500 accreditation in 4 distinct categories in the South East region!

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Jefferies Charity of the Year 2018

Posted on January 05, 2018

We’re delighted to announce that we’ve chosen HARP as our Charity of the Year for 2018!

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