Regulation of will writing and estate administration

Friday 27 April 2012 Proposals to regulate all providers of will-writing and estate administration came a step closer this week as the Legal Services Board confirmed plans to make the services [...]

Recent care proceedings case involving Nigel Priestley

Monday 23 April 2012 Care proceedings concerning a family of five children, three of whom have serious complex disabilities. Care proceedings withdrawn and the three children made wards of court [...]

Cycling Accidents – time to stop the deaths

Wednesday 04 April 2012 The death of Andrew Ridsdale, a 43 year old cyclist from Mirfield on 18th March is the latest in a series of cycling fatalities this year. 13 people have lost their lives [...]

Intestacy Law Reform – Is Common Law Marriage Becoming A Reality?

Wednesday 04 April 2012 On 14th December 2011 the Law Commission published its report “Intestacy in Family Provision Claims on Death”.  The report includes two draft bills to amend the law of [...]