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4 December, 2020

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Private Client News – LPA and Wills during lockdown

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We have always had a flexible approach to meeting our clients’ needs by using all methods of communication in order to take instructions for Lasting Power of Attorneys and Wills.  We will strive to continue to do this and so…

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Nov
5
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Property News – Lockdown

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Following the Government announcement that we are entering a month long period of lockdown, the guidelines indicate that the property market will remain open and that includes removal companies, estate agents, banks and solicitors who will all be operating within…

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Nov
5
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COVID-19 November Update

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Due to the current lockdown our reception area is closed. However, appointments can be conducted by telephone or video conferencing. Appointments may also be available, subject to and in accordance with government guidelines.   Through these challenging times we would like…

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Mar
22
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COVID-19

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WORTHINGTONS STATEMENT – COVID-19 ACTION PLAN Worthingtons will continue to monitor the developing situation in respect of Covid-19. The situation will be reviewed daily and we will take advice from the Government and The Law Society. We operate a cloud…

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Mar
4
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Probate Practice Update

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This report summarises the most recent developments in Probate Practice to keep you up to date and familiar with current law. Probate Practice has become an increasingly dynamic area of law. Recent developments have demonstrated how important it is for…

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Feb
26
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Victims at risk over small claims limit

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Victims of accidents will be put at risk if the Government decides to press ahead with their plans to raise the Small Claims limited for Personal Injury Claims. In his Autumn Statement, Chancellor George Osborne announced that the Government plans…

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Oct
19
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Who Owns Street Art?

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A Banksy mural that appeared on the back of an amusement arcade in Folkestone has been the subject of a ground breaking legal dispute between The Creative Foundation v Dreamland Leisure Limited. The High Court handed down a judgment on…

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Aug
13
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Financial claim – 20 years after divorce, leaving the door ajar

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A Supreme Court decision has highlighted the need for financial settlement orders on divorce to prevent claims after Decree Absolute. In Wyatt v Vince, the court ruled that the ex-wife of energy supplier Ecotricity’s founder could proceed with a claim…

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Jul
27
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Court of Appeal finds in favour of appellant woman in mothers will

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In a recent Court of Appeal case a woman was awarded £164,000 – a third of her estranged mother’s estate, although she was not included in the will. Melita Jackson’s will, left £500,000 of her estate to animal charities and…

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Jul
26
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Motorist challenges parking operator in Supreme Court

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A park motorist who was given an £85 parking ticket took his case to the Supreme Court to challenge the car park operator Parking Eye for ‘unfair’ fines imposed on his car today, by crowdfunding the money to pay to…

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