Social Security News
Coronavirus: what you need to do
Mar 23, 2020

Information from the government on the coronavirus pandemic is coming thick and fast. At a top level, we are being told to: stay at home, protect the NHS and save lives. However, there is also significant detailed information in relation to employmen…

Immigration News
The UK leaves the EU on 31 January, then comes the transition period
Jan 30, 2020

After 31 January 2020 there will be a transition period until the end of 2020, while the UK and EU negotiate additional arrangements. The current rules on trade, travel, and business for the UK and EU will continue to apply during the transition peri…

Family Law News
First uprating since 2014 of sum payable to intestate partner
Feb 23, 2020

The Administration of Estates Act 1925 (as amended) places a responsibility on the Lord Chancellor to specify a fixed net sum from time to time which represents the amount a surviving spouse/civil partner is entitled from the estate when their deceas…