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Wills which do not make reasonable provision for family members – Court Case in progress
This week the Supreme Court will hear a case that should clarify the law on challenging wills on the grounds that they do not make reasonable provision for family and dependents. Animal charities are appealing a...
Emails – curse of the modern legal world?! – so say the Judges
Judges should be able to prevent litigants in person inundating the court with emails. So says Lady Justice King.
"Whilst every judge is sympathetic to the challenges faced by litigants in person, justice simply cannot be done through a...
Divorce rate continues its downward trend
There were 111,169 divorces in England and Wales in 2014, a
decrease of 3.1% compared with 2013 and a decline of 27% from a
recent peak in 2003, according to the latest release of divorce
figures by the Office for National Statistics.
The number of...