Relate studied information from Understanding Society, which gave statistics as to how people in the UK suffered during 2009 to 2012. However, as most family lawyers will say, during recession the number of people divorcing in fact reduces. Well, a…
A mix of political and media scrutiny has kept zero-hours contracts firmly in the spotlight – largely due to the potentially unfair limitations they impose on workers coupled with an overall lack of transparency.
This time last year, Jeremy Paxman caused a social media storm when he suddenly appeared on Newsnight sporting a full facial beard, and stories of people having been fired or overlooked for promotion owing to visible tattoos or piercings are not uncommon.
Mitchell v Newsgroup Newspapers Limited  EWCA Civ 1537 concerned a libel action by former government minister, Andrew Mitchell against The Sun newspaper.
In the recent case of Blue Monkey Gaming v Hudson & Others  EWHC (Ch), the High Court have helpfully provided guidance on the role of administrators in relation to retention of title claims.
New rules will soon come into force which will allow parents to share up to 50 weeks of parental leave (concurrently, consecutively, and/or returning to work for periods in between).
A recent survey revealed that 54% of divorcees had second thoughts about whether, in fact, they had made the right decision.
I was surprised to read from the Office for National statistics the other week that a total of only 1,409 same sex marriages took place in England & Wales between March 29 and June 30 2014 and just over half of those were female couples.
The Dementia Friends initiative is being run by the Alzheimer’s Society to help improve peoples’ understanding of dementia and how people can live well with dementia. We have been taking some steps here at Clarion HQ to become more dementia friendly ....
Employers should be aware of a number of recent judgments relating to holiday pay which may leave them open to collective claims from their workforce.
According to figures released by the High Court, claims relating to the mishandling of estates have more than tripled over the past year with 368 claims for breach of fiduciary duty being lodged in 2013 (up from only 107 in 2012).
In Hockin & Ors v Marsden & Ors  EWHC 763 (Ch) the High Court held that it would unfairly prejudice a company’s creditors if the company’s mis-selling claim against a bank were not assigned by its administrators to a creditor to pursue.