Family law expert, district judge and partner at Coodes Solicitors, Ian Taylor, looks at how Legal Aid changes are impacting those who need it most
For many people the week commencing Monday, November 25 was just another a normal week. There is a week less left on the calendar until Christmas helping to increase the panic many of us feel when trying to decide what presents to buy a loved one or the family. Christmas light switch-ons, lantern parades, chances […]
This entry was posted on Monday, December 2nd, 2013 at 10:13 am and is filed under News.
Parental responsibility and schools factsheet The issue of parental responsibility (PR) can cause concern for teachers especially when children are being collected from school. This guide will help schools and teachers to understand their responsibilities in this area. Who has parental responsibility? • All mothers automatically • fathers who are or have been married to the child’s mother […]
A solicitor with 20 years’ experience in mental health legal issues has been appointed head of a newly formed department at one of the South West’s leading law firms. Coodes Solicitors’ partner Lawrence Ford, who has been a member of the Law Society’s specialist Mental Health Panel for 18 years, will lead the company’s mental […]
Up until the 1st October if Enforcement agencies wanted to flex muscle they generally leafed the pages of the Property Misdescriptions Act 1991 . However this was repealed on 1 October 2013. From now on if they wish to work out on an Estate Agent they will have to get to grips with both […]
WHAT? There is now a real alternative to Court proceedings for separating couples who cannot agree on the division of their finances but do not want to have to go through an expensive and lengthy Court process to obtain a binding and final resolution. ‘Family Financial Arbitration’ offers a confidential arbitration scheme to separating couples […]
This entry was posted on Monday, September 30th, 2013 at 4:07 pm and is filed under News.