As the uncertainty surrounding Brexit shows no sign of abating, so too does the uncertainty surrounding the impact of Brexit upon Family Law. While the countries within the United Kingdom
26 November 2018 to 30 November marks Resolution’s Good Divorce Week. Resolution is an organisation committed to the constructive resolution of family disputes and we are proud that our family
On a more helpful note, following the Leasehold Reform (Amendment) Act 2014 coming into force on 13th May 2014, the requirement for tenants to personally sign the Notice of Claim or
With the amount of information that you can find on the internet today, the question of whether you really need solicitors to help obtain a Grant of Probate and administer
Five social housing tenants have lost their bid at the Court of Appeal to have the Government’s controversial ‘spare bedroom tax’ ruled as unlawful. The ruling was handed down on
Pre-nuptials seem to be making the headlines again. It has been reported that as Charlie Sheen marries for the fourth time, he has said that he will definitely be getting
Why am I writing about an Act (the Property Misdescriptions Act 1991) that was repealed on 1 October last year? It’s not quite as daft as it sounds. Although the
In the circumstances of tenant liquidation, a liquidator can disclaim the lease; this is a renunciation of the liability of the liquidator (i.e. the tenant in liquidation) and applies in
Mediation – Is it right for you and what are the alternatives when the distribution of the matrimonial finances are in dispute?
It has recently been reported that there has been a large decrease in the number of separating couples accessing publicly funded mediation following changes in legal aid. The Government were
At the stoke of midnight on New Years Eve most of us would have had in mind what changes we would want to make to our lives, and what achievements
What is the most cost effective route to concluding financial matters once the decision to divorce has been made?
The case of Young-v-Young has very much been ‘conducted in the full glare of the media’ and now that it has reached its conclusion, it has once again highlighted the
I thought I would share the result of a long running case that I have been dealing with which saw a very successful outcome this week. I have been acting