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An early Christmas present for Princess Haya

I was hoping to produce an article full of festive cheer, to get everyone in the Christmas spirit but then the news broke of the High Court’s decision in Princess...
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Eastenders Tiffany Butcher signs divorce papers following her split from Keegan Baker

For those of us who enjoy soap operas (myself included), you will have recently witnessed Tiffany’s departure from Eastenders following her separation from her husband Keegan, earlier this week. Fans...
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Why it is so important to seek advice early on when a relationship breaks down

Taylor Walton solicitors are based in Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire with a dedicated team of specialist family solicitors who are able to provide advice in relation to all aspects of family...
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Narrowing the scope of cyber-attack claims

Given the recent spate of cyber-attacks impacting every sector, from education and legal to manufacturing and pharmaceutical, when typically data is stolen, deleted or encrypted to extort a ransom, a...
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Netflix’s Squid Games highlights parent and child relationship issues

In Episode 2 of Squid Games, Netflix’s acclaimed South Korean survival drama, Seong Gi-Hun was left feeling unimportant in his daughter’s life as he wasn’t able to contribute financially for...
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London Trocadero (2015) LLP v Picturehouse Cinemas Ltd

The government’s recent announcement, that it intends to introduce a binding arbitration scheme for commercial landlords and tenants dealing with the issue of rent arrears following the COVID-19 crisis, has...
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Taylor Walton helping start-ups get started

Following a successful career with an employer, taking the decision to create your own business is a big step and not one to be taken lightly. This was the situation...
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Pensions on divorce – inequality between men and women and some eye opening statistics

Manchester Institute for Collaborative Research (MICRA), has recently published a report in respect to pension sharing on divorce. The report concludes that pension sharing on divorce could have a substantial...
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Ground Rents – What does Countryside Properties’ withdrawal of fees mean for leaseholders in the UK?

Countryside Properties has become the latest housebuilder to announce its intention to scrap the "unfair" contract terms that saw the ground rents of its leaseholders double every 10 to 15...
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Parenting after Divorce

When two people get married so much preparation goes in to thinking about the wedding, the vows you make to one another and your future life together. You can spend...
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Opportunities for Innovation: the UK Housing Landscape

As the Stamp Duty Land Tax holiday fades into distant memory and stamp duty rates and everyday life return to “normal”, where are the opportunities for investors, developers and homeowners...
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White Lotus – short marriages and prenuptial agreements

Any fans of the HBO satirical comedy White Lotus, the series that exposes the lives of mostly privileged, rich Americans on holiday in Hawaii, will have been unsurprised when Rachel’s...