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Legal Updates

Family Law

Coronavirus – How Will This Affect My Court Case In The Family Court?

You may be concerned about how your Court case in the Family Court will be affected during the Coronavirus pandemic. It is important that you still have access to the justice system during this…

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Top 10 tips for negotiating a commercial lease

Coronavirus – Restrictions on Forfeiting a Commercial Lease

The coronavirus pandemic is having a significant impact on all of us and on the UK economy. Many businesses are unable to operate normally. They may have been forced to close and/or seen a…

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Will Making and Social Distancing: Overcoming the Challenges

You may have read our recent blog post on Will Making in the face of the Coronavirus Pandemic, which set out some of the challenges currently faced by legal practitioners who prepare Wills. We…

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Legal Rights of Separating Cohabitees

Moving Home During the Coronavirus Pandemic

We appreciate this is a difficult time for everyone but we are here to help you. Our services to new and existing clients remain unchanged even if we are working remotely.  We continue to…

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Coronavirus: How Can We Help Your Business?

We appreciate these are difficult times for businesses, business owners and their staff, which is why we want to do what we can to help you through the challenging weeks ahead. With most businesses…

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Furlough and the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

Questions & Answers In these difficult and challenging times the Government has announced unprecedented support to help employers retain their employees.  The Government has introduced the ‘Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme’ under which employers, whose…

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Will Making in the face of the Coronavirus Pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has made it problematic for the practitioners to take clients’ instructions face to face, or for the Will to be executed in the presence of appropriate witnesses.  Practitioners have to be…

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Buy-to-Let Landlord’s Legal Guide to 2020

2020 marks another year of changes for the buy-to-let market. Landlords are advised to keep abreast of their legal duties as added responsibilities are set to be imposed and debated across various areas of…

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Spousal Maintenance

What is Spousal Maintenance? Spousal Maintenance is a monthly payment from one party to the other, which continues following a divorce. It is separate to Child Maintenance. Is Spousal Maintenance payable in all cases?…

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Important Changes in Capital Gains Tax for Transfers of Private Residences – Less Than a Month to Go

The start of the new tax year on 6 April 2020 sees dramatic changes to the current capital gains tax calculation, reporting and payment regimes and it is imperative that owners of residential properties…

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