24th March 2020

What are the Rights of Step-Parents?

What automatic parental rights do biological parents have? Does this differ between mothers and fathers? Biological mothers automatically have Parental Responsibility from the child’s birth. Biological fathers have…

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23rd March 2020

Family law advice during COVID-19

COVID-19 is placing an enormous stress on families and parents and we understand that tensions can rise. Our Family Law team continue to be available for advice and…

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20th March 2020

Coronavirus: Government support for Businesses paying sick pay to employees

See our article on the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme here, the Government have set out the following additional measure in respect of Support for Businesses paying sick…

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COVID-19 and Force Majeure

The impact of the Coronavirus (also referred to as COVID-19) is challenging businesses’ ability to fulfil their contractual obligations. A Force Majeure clause in a commercial contract may…

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The Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme: Is this it?

In this article we have summarised one of the current measures designed to combat the disruption caused by Coronavirus (COVID-19): the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS). Whilst…

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19th March 2020

Protecting your business against the economic emergency caused by the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The government had said that it will do “whatever it takes” to support the economy with the significant economic disruption and uncertainty which the COVID-19 outbreak has already…

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18th March 2020

Coronavirus – Advice for Landlords and Tenants of Commercial Property

We are in uncharted territory at the moment, but the advice to landlords and tenants alike must be to try and be as prepared as possible for further…

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16th March 2020

Time off work for a bereavement

What options are available for an employee who needs to take time off work for a bereavement? What are they automatically entitled to? Currently there is no obligation…

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9th March 2020

Buying or selling a property? Your conveyancing myths busted.

We know how difficult it can be when you are buying or selling a house and we are here to help. The conveyancing process can be full of…

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6th March 2020

Pre-Nuptial Agreement – is it too late after marriage?

The answer is no, it is not too late. You can enter into a Post Nuptial Agreement which can deal with the same issues that a Pre-Nuptial Agreement…

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