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Commercial Property Bulletin 3

Directors BewareAn interesting case was decided by the Court of Appeal at the end of July this year that sheds light on individual shareholders rights to inspect a leaseholder-owned management company’s

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Family Law Bulletin 2: Pensions on Divorce

Since the introduction of the Pensions Advisory Group (PAG) report, practitioners have used the report to assist them in how best to approach pensions upon divorce. After the matrimonial home, pensions

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Parfitt Cresswell Weekly Employment Law Bulletin 6

Furlough Bonus Scheme and claiming back home working expensesFurlough Job Retention BonusIn the Chancellor’s summer statement on 8 July he announced that the furlough scheme would not be extended beyond

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Commercial Property Bulletin 2

Every cloud has a ……………….Pandemics and recessions demand creativity, a principle that applies as much to commercial property as it does to all other areas of business.  The usually slow

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Making and Registering Lasting Powers of Attorney during the coronavirus outbreak

You may be wondering whether you can still make and register a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) given that we find ourselves in a time of social distancing, shielding and self-isolation. The short answer

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Glad to Care Webinar

As part of Glad to Care Awareness week, we were delighted to be a part of the Glad to Care "Prepare for Your Future, Today" Webinar which our very own Alison Courtenay had the opportunity to present at

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Family Law Bulletin 1: Domestic Abuse Reform

The government’s re-introduction of the Domestic Abuse Bill in parliament on 3 March 2020 was widely welcomed by charities, the judiciary and family law professionals.There are a reported 2.4 million

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Turning Point in Divorce: The End of the Blame Game!

After more than 30 years campaigning for “no fault divorces”, the Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill finally received Royal Assent on 30 June meaning that separating couples no longer need to

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Parfitt Cresswell Weekly Employment Law Bulletin 5

Much of the news at present centres around the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic, with many employers considering redundancies as a result.  During this period it is likely that there will

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Congratulations to Allison Tompkins

We are delighted to announce that our very own Allison Tompkins of our Haywards Heath team has been recognised by STEP for the Excellence Awards 2020 in the latest cohort of winners having achieved one

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