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11 Apr 2019

Landlords - beware the Defective Premises Act

The Defective Premises Act 1972 (the Act) imposes wide-ranging liability on landlords and builders for poorly built and maintained buildings.

11 Apr 2019

Inheritance Act claims in the news again

The Act enables someone who has not had 'reasonable financial provision' made for them in a will to make a claim against the estate.

11 Apr 2019

New home warranty may not be valid

When a new home is built, a buyer can expect the developer to provide a new build warranty.

11 Apr 2019

Houses in Multiple Occupation

Many people buy property with a view to letting it out for the purposes of investment.

11 Apr 2019

No fault divorce

At the moment, a marriage can only be brought to an end if the marriage has 'irretrievably broken down'.

11 Apr 2019

House price watch

Your home may well be one of your major assets. Even if you are not planning on moving in the near future, it is always a good idea to keep abreast of the latest changes in the housing market.

21 Mar 2019

Incompetence alone is not discrimination

It is against the law to discriminate against anyone because of certain characteristics.

21 Mar 2019

The dangers of data on devices

The use of personal devices at work is ever increasing.

21 Mar 2019

Uber drivers are workers

Keeping up with the stream of cases on whether people who provide services are workers or not can be tricky.

21 Mar 2019

Inheritance claim - get it in on time

The Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975 enables someone who has not had 'reasonable financial provision' made for them in a will to make a claim against the estate.

21 Mar 2019

GDPR advice

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was introduced on 25 May 2018.

21 Mar 2019

House price watch

Your home may well be one of your major assets. Even if you are not planning on moving in the near future, it is always a good idea to keep abreast of the latest changes in the housing market.

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