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The latest blogs from experts in our HR, employment law, dispute resolution and medical negligence teams. Your shares, comments and feedback are very welcome.
What is a Residence Order and do I need one?
Family Law Solicitor Amy Fallows explains the role of a residence order in establishing where a child will live after a relationship breakdown.
Published Friday 19th January 2018
What is a CAFCASS Wishes and Feelings assessment?
Family Law Partner, Amy Fallows, answers the most frequently asked questions about CAFCASS Wishes and Feelings assessments and their impact on child arrangements.
Published Friday 12th January 2018
What is franchising and what are the legal issues to consider?
Corporate lawyer George Farrer gives an overview of franchising and explains the legal issues to consider.
Published Friday 22nd December 2017
Making child arrangements: your custody rights
When a relationship breaks down, not all parents can maintain a ‘happily ever after’ and disputes can arise over the custody of the children. Emma Armstrong explains custody rights.
Published Friday 15th December 2017
Is my child Gillick competent?
Medical Negligence Solictor Angela Curran explains the medical term “Gillick competence” and what it means for an under-18 year old's consent to treatment.
Published Friday 8th December 2017
Mediation: A Light in the Dark
Have you found yourself in the midst of a dispute which seems like it will never end? Mediation may signal the light at the end of the tunnel.
Published Thursday 23rd November 2017
A guide to rent reviews in commercial leases
Rebecca Davidson explains rent reviews in commercial leases and explains what to watch out for to avoid financial consequences.
Published Thursday 9th November 2017
Maternity Leave: The common pitfalls for businesses
Employment Law Solicitor, Anna Lovett, explains the common maternity pitfalls that she regularly advises employers on.
Published Friday 3rd November 2017
What is a Special Guardianship Order and is it right for me?
Family law Solicitor, Zoë Tremeer-Holme, sets out the basics of a special guardianship order and explores some of the issues to be aware of.
Published Thursday 26th October 2017
What can Headway do for you?
Sinead McCracken explains how the charity Headway supports those affected by a serious brain injury.
Published Friday 20th October 2017
Absenteeism in the workplace
Natalie Ruane offers help and advice to employers suffering with absenteeism issues, and practical solutions on how to get the best from your workforce.
Published Friday 13th October 2017