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Changes to intestacy rules highlight need for a Will

Kate Bibby - October 31st 2014 no comments
On 1st October 2014 The Inheritance and Trustees Powers Act 2014 (ITPA) came into force making various changes to the intestacy rules.
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Divorce: the common myths

Lisa McLachlan - October 16th 2014 no comments
As a family lawyer I hear many myths about divorce. I’m sure this is in no small part due to TV shows and celebrity gossip magazines.
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Award win – but no complacency

Sarah Barnes - October 6th 2014 no comments
The 5th Annual LFS Conveyancing Conference was held in the West Midlands at the Ricoh Arena on 24th September. These awards are recognised as the major national awards for the conveyancing industry.
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Lasting Powers of Attorney – relevant at any age

Elizabeth Byrne - September 18th 2014 no comments
Contrary to what many people think, a Lasting Power of Attorney is not just for older people.
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Seal of approval for divorce arbitration

Lisa McLachlan - September 5th 2014 no comments
Divorcing couples can now choose arbitration, as opposed to the Court, to settle financial disputes arising from their separation.
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Stricter regulations – but mortgage numbers rise

Sarah Barnes - August 22nd 2014 no comments
There have been concerns raised in the press recently following changes to the Financial Conduct Authority rules relating to mortgage lending
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