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Following on from my blog last week regarding the Government's rejection of the proposal to regulate Will-writing, it seems that hopefully not all is lost. The Law Society has designed a Will-Writing Quality Scheme which is set to launch in July, with firms being able to join from...

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Most people are aware that they should really have a Will in place to deal with their estate on their death. However, if you own a property, it is crucial that a Will is put in place. Reasons to ensure that you have a Will if you own property include:- 1) Protecting your family...

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Four of the Clough & Wills team have volunteered to throw ourselves off the Corn Exchange, Manchester in aid of Forever Manchester.  Fiona Hardman, Gemma Hatton, Jane Cockcroft and Donna Openshaw are going to take part in the abseil on Saturday 6 July 2013. Last year over...

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Those lovely people in the insurance industry continue to argue that personal injury solicitors are not needed by injured victims because they, and all insurance companies, will look after them. They say they will make sure that the correct amount of compensation is paid to accident victims in...

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The debate of whether or not Will-writing should be regulated has been ongoing for some time, but last week, the Government made a disappointing decision to reject the Legal Services Board's (LSB) recommendation that Will-writing should become a "reserved legal activity”. Reserved legal...

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