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  October 15, 2018
In 2004, the government introduced the reform that same-sex couples could enter into a civil partnership offering greater legal protection and financial security. In 2013, the government introduced that same-sex couples would be able to get married in the UK. In June 2018, a landmark appeal made by Rebecca Steinfeld and Charles Keidan at the Supreme court, was won, entitling mixed-sex couples to enter into civil partnerships.
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  October 12, 2018
Today is International Foster Carer Appreciation Day. We spoke to our colleague, Nicole, a member of our Child Care Department. Nicole is a “foster sibling” and her Mum does an amazing job of fostering vulnerable young children. Nicole has shared her thoughts about life as a foster sibling and why, in her view, fostering truly is an amazing job.
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  October 10, 2018
On Friday 28 September our team of superheroes took on a 107 mile cycle route across our 14 offices, starting in Easingwold at 5am and finishing at the Ramsden Street office in Huddersfield at 7:45pm in aid of the Laura Crane Cancer Trust. The Laura Crane Cancer Trust invited individuals across the region to do something Spectacular this September and join the fight against cancer.
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  October 9, 2018
The World Federation for Mental Health established World Mental Health Day on 10 October 1992 and this years campaign is centered around ‘young people and mental health in a changing world.’
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  October 4, 2018
ACAS has published new guidance for employers in relation to suspending employees from work. Although the guidance is not binding it is recommended that employers follow it.
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  October 3, 2018
Domestic abuse, was once seen as a gender-specific offence committed by males towards females. From as early as the mid 1800’s, the law deemed it a husband’s acceptable right to exert control over his wife, through the use of physical abuse.
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  October 1, 2018
According to research from broker L&C Mortgages, almost a third of first-time buyers (31%) are unsure whether the recent stamp duty changes will benefit them, leaving them underestimating what they can afford. So, what do the changes mean, and how do they affect first-time buyers?
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  September 28, 2018
Like many other people at home and at work across the country this morning, the staff at Ramsdens Solicitors will be getting together for the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning. The idea of the coffee morning is to encourage people to talk to one another and to help raise awareness and funds for Macmillan Cancer Support.
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