We are hosting a seminar as part of this years' Leicester Business Festival for SMEs and Owner Managed Businesses.
Ella also told us about the Canine Care Card, a card that a person registers that reflects their wishes for their dog to be rehomed by the Dogs Trust if they pass away first.
This scheme is so valuable and will hopefully encourage people who may have been reluctant about rehoming a dog (perhaps due to age) that it will continue to be cared for when they are no longer able to care for the dog themselves.
A good Landlord and Tenant relationship can often mean that the renewal of a commercial lease is done so privately and without the help of a Solicitor.
The daughter of a successful London businessman recently went to court to claim £300,000 of his estate after she was left out of his will...
Leicestershire Law Firm Lawson-West has appointed an experienced Chartered Legal Executive to its Planning, Protection and Probate department which is overseen by Director Vicky Jones.
A case taken to the High Court has ruled in favour of a mother who wanted to prevent her parents bringing up her children after she gave them up for adoption. She did not even want them to know she had given birth to twins and this ruling means they never will.
The Law Commission for England and Wales has said that current will writing methods need to be modernised, they have suggested that electronic communications such as text messages and emails could be used as a will in certain circumstances.
A female City trader, who earned over £10.5 million in bonuses over five years, has won her case at the Appeal Court to overturn the original ruling that her ex-husband was entitled to half of their £5.45 million fortune.
Recent surveys have discovered four out of five local authorities do not provide sufficient care for the older generations in their community, with the shortage affecting some of the most vulnerable in society...
Recent statistics show that 32% of British people are adding provisions to their Will to ensure that their social media pages are maintained and updated after they die...
In short, the answer is no. We often hear the phrase quickie divorce used by the media which gives the impression that the rich and famous have the ability to divorce in seconds, rather than months...
Whilst the Government Help to Buy Mortgage Guarantee Scheme may have ended on 31 December 2016, there is still time to open a Help to Buy: ISA.
There have been two stories in the media recently which relate to the subject of Wills and Probate – an area which Lawson-West are experts in.
A woman who divorced her husband 15 years ago has won the right to remain being supported by her ex because she has spent all of the £230,000 she won in the divorce.
There has been a story is the press recently about a daughter who was written out of her mother's Will. The older lady passed away in 2004 and had been estranged from her daughter since 1978 when they fell out over the daughter’s choice of boyfriend.