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What happens if you are injured in a road accident, it wasn't your fault but you weren't wearing your seat belt?  Will this have any effect on your personal injury compensation claim?  The answer to that question is: Probably!  The law is...

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The Inheritance and Trustees' Powers Act 2014 (ITPA 2014) represents the biggest legislative change for Private Client practitioners in a number of years and makes significant changes to the law governing intestacy and family provision claims under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and...

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It sometimes happens that you have a personal injury claim being dealt with by a firm of solicitors that closes down. Normally you will get plenty of notice as the closure will be planned and the firm will write to you with advice about the closure, telling you why it is happening, when it...

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A NO NONSENSE GUIDE FOR CLIENTS What is an intervention? An intervention takes place when the SRA closes down a solicitors practice. An intervened firm cannot act for its clients. Why does the SRA intervene? The SRA intervene to protect the interests of clients, the public...

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Child support is now calculated by reference to the non resident parent's gross weekly income, the details of which are provided by HRMC on a computer link to the Child Maintenance Service. Of course, that would be the last completed tax information which may be somewhat out of date. It...

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