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Bhamani v Suttar Article

Bhamani v Suttar Article Introduction On 26 February 2021, the Court of Appeal handed down...

Does my English Will cover my assets in France?

Does my English Will cover my assets in France? French and English succession laws differ, with...

Public Sector Exit Payments - the £95k cap

Public Sector Exit Payments - the £95k cap On 14 October 2020, the Government introduced...

A capital gains tax overhaul?

A capital gains tax overhaul? This article outlines and considers some of the key proposals...

How do I make amendments to my Will?

How do I make amendments to my Will? It is important when your personal and/or financial...

Parish Councils as Charity Trustees

Parish Councils as Charity Trustees Parish councils (or in Wales, community councils) can be...

Tomb Raider: Adverse possession and burial vaults

Tomb Raider: Adverse possession and burial vaults Ian Blaney and Ben Nichols write in the Trusts...

Charities, Discrimination and Positive Action

On 16 October 2020 the Supreme Court delivered its judgement R (on the application of Z and...

HMRC -v- Parry and Others

Commissioners for Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs (Respondent) v Parry and others...

Leases and licences for schools and places of worship

Leases and licences for schools and places of worship – the reminder in Ruby Triangle...

Conducting a fair Redundancy process

Conducting a fair Redundancy process Redundancy Regrettably, redundancies are likely to...

Places of worship - how public is public worship?

Places of worship – how public is public worship? What can we learn from the experience of...

Video-witnessing of wills

Video-witnessing of wills New temporary legislation has been announced by the government,...

Post death variations

Post death variations When a person passes away their estate is distributed either under the...

The Probate Procedure

The Probate Procedure There have been a lot of changes over the last year in the way probate...

WILLS AND LPAs - Covid 19

WILLS AND LPAs - Covid 19 In the current circumstances we must all consider our personal and...

Setting up a place of worship (England and Wales)

Setting up a place of worship (England and Wales) This note is intended to provide a brief...

Settlement Agreements Explained

A Settlement Agreement (formally known as a Compromise Agreement) is a contractual agreement...

Duty of Care in UK Schools - COVID19 Coronavirus

In this brief note, we look at the key elements to the duty of care that the managers of a school...