Insights 16 October 2017

Understanding Legal Rights

Understanding Legal Rights

When you die, your spouse and your children will automatically be entitled to a share of your estate regardless of whether or not you have a Will

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Insights 20 September 2017

You’ve received inheritance, now what?

You’ve received inheritance, now what?

If you inherit it may be tempting to purchase extravagantly, however there are some key things you could consider to make the most of your windfall

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Insights 30 August 2017

Money and maintenance: two different approaches by Rachel Roberts

Money and maintenance: two different approaches by Rachel Roberts

We are delighted to feature an article from Rachel Roberts, Managing Partner at Stowe Family Law, on spousal maintenance following a relationship breakdown

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Insights 28 August 2017

Small print can be critical to pop-up success

Small print can be critical to pop-up success

The critical ingredients for a successful pop-up bar include a great location, well-mixed refreshments and avoiding some legal pitfalls

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Insights 24 August 2017

Case study: five times original offer awarded to worker exposed to excessive noise

Case study: five times original offer awarded to worker exposed to excessive noise

Jim suffered from noise induced hearing loss at a relatively young age following exposure to excessive noise in his employment

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Insights 16 August 2017

The rights of Scottish cohabitees

The rights of Scottish cohabitees

If you are cohabiting in Scotland and need to make a claim upon separation or the death of your partner, the process may not be as straightforward as you think

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Insights 10 August 2017

What happens if you are involved in an accident abroad?

What happens if you are involved in an accident abroad?

Accidents abroad can sometimes have life-altering consequences and it’s important to take certain steps if you wish to make a claim following injury

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Insights 9 August 2017

Speaking to children about separation or divorce

Speaking to children about separation or divorce

When parents decide to separate one of the most challenging decisions they will make is how and when to tell their children

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Insights 1 August 2017

New business models are needed for social care services to be sustained

New business models are needed for social care services to be sustained

Social care providers could become more sustainable by considering new partnerships and business structures

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Insights 27 July 2017

Case study: £15,000 settlement for hospital slip

Case study: £15,000 settlement for hospital slip

Gerry suffered a knee injury dashing to the aid of an elderly patient whilst working as a nurse

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Insights 26 July 2017

Case study: £500,000 settlement following assault

Case study: £500,000 settlement following assault

Parwaze suffered multiple injuries as a consequence of being assaulted and the extent of his injuries meant that he couldn’t deal with the claim himself

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Insights 25 July 2017

A guide to awards in Noise Induced Hearing Loss claims

A guide to awards in Noise Induced Hearing Loss claims

Many factors are taken into account when valuing noise induced hearing loss claims and the claims themselves attract a varying amount of compensation

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