With the recent and perhaps, unexpected, hot weather you and your fiancee may be considering a romantic ceremony in a far-away destination! A hot climate, beautiful sea and sand – it is easy to see why this might appeal for your marriage ceremony.Read More..
A major report into the UK’s current and potential future working practices was published last week. Authored by Matthew Taylor, a former Government Advisor, its’ main points recommend a number of key changes to how those people active in the so called “Gig economy” should be treated.Read More..
From 1st April 2017, the cost of registering a Lasting Power of Attorney was reduced from £110.00 to £82.00 due to what were deemed excessive charges over recent years.Read More..
It has recently been revealed that the BBC may be in breach of the Equality Act 2010 due to the salary report of 19 July 2017 showing that several female stars earn a considerable amount less than their male co-presenters on the same show. The report showed that two thirds of the highest paid stars are men.Read More..
There's been a visible increase in the divorce rates among men and women over the age of 65 over the past ten years. On the other side of the spectrum, there has been a 46 per cent increase in those over 65 marrying or re-marrying.Read More..
Forced marriage is often associated with heterosexual women being forced to marry a man against their will. Whilst this is often the case, West Midlands Police have advised the BBC that a growing number of gay and lesbian people are contacting the police after being forced to have a heterosexual wedding by their family members.
The Law Commission for England and Wales has said that the law around Wills should be updated and brought into the "modern world."
In a consultation which will last until 10th November the Commission is to consider whether texts, emails and other means of electronic communications should be recognised as a valid will in "exceptional circumstances."
The trainee solicitors at Ramsdens are proud to be working with the Yorkshire Children’s Centre (YCC) and will be starting by volunteering at the newly named Jo Cox House in Batley to help with the decorating and painting of the centre.Read More..
Friday the 14th of July has been designated the first National Day of Remembrance for Victims of Honour Based Violence.Read More..
n March 2017 the Judicial Executive Board revealed plans for the specialist jurisdictions of the High Court of England & Wales to be known collectively as The Business and Property Courts of England & Wales (B&PCS). The B&PCS were set to launch in June 2017, however, this has been set back to July 2017 due to the general election.Read More..
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