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Will couples who were locked down together stay together? Cohabitation in the wake of COVID-19
When the first lockdown measures were introduced, many couples were faced with an ultimatum: either move in together or isolate separately
“Step parents” and their partners’ children
What happens to the children if the natural parent dies and what is my position as a step parent?
COVID-19: Child Arrangements
Sarah Higgins discusses how the Covid-19 outbreak is affecting child arrangements
Claim in tort incompatible with court’s jurisdiction in financial remedy proceedings
Wealth Matters - Autumn 2016
Welcome to the Autumn 2016 edition of Wealth Matters, our regular publication for our UK-based private clients.
Shared parental pay - £26,000 award where enhancement for mothers was discriminatory
A Scottish employment tribunal has recently awarded over £26,000 compensation to a male employee who brought a claim.
Mothers' pay lag – statistics only tell part of the story
The report issued by the Institute for Fiscal Studies shows a 33% pay gap between women who have have children, and their male colleagues
Financial claims years after a divorce
Can an applicant make a financial claim many years after divorce when all assets have been made by the other party long afterwards?
Succession in UK Family Businesses
If you are a family business owner, now is the time to tackle those difficult questions on succession for the long term benefit.