Everyone wants to make a great first impression in front of a potential boss. From polishing your CV to rehearsing all the ‘where do you want to be in five years’ and ‘what are your strengths/weaknesses’ interview questions – a lot of preparation goes into finding a new role. There’s one area, though, that potential […]
The term common law wife/husband has been around for decades. But is the ‘common law’ spouse a real thing? And do unmarried partners have any rights when it comes to cohabiting? The simple answer is – no. The common law status is a bit of a myth that while it sounds official, has no legal […]
At the height of the pandemic, from March to June 2020, the police recorded almost 260,000 incidents of domestic violence in the UK. From April 2020 to June 2020, in just three months, the police recorded 30 domestic homicides. These figures are undeniably shocking and the sad truth is, this is just the tip of […]
Important update: this ban was extended on March 11th until May 31st 2021. Ministers have announced they are going to extend the ban on possession proceedings until at least 31st May, 2021. Legislation is in place to ensure eviction notices are not served except in serious circumstances to include substantial levels of rent arrears. It […]
One in three children will see their parents separate or divorce before they reach their 16th birthday. Telling your child is one of the hardest conversations that a parent will have. Many parents will be unsure how to manage the situation and put their child’s best interests first. It is important to remember that as long […]
Cohabitation agreements: the common law marriage myth
April 29, 2021
Telling children about separation and divorce
January 28, 2021
Making decisions about divorce when children are involved
January 21, 2021
I want a divorce – what do I need to do?
January 15, 2021
When do you need a solicitor for divorce?
January 11, 2021
Good Divorce Week 2020
November 30, 2020
Premarital agreements: what’s changed in the last decade?
October 26, 2020
Covid-19 and the value of the family home upon divorce
October 22, 2020
Jackie Finds New Family at Terry Jones Solicitors
October 1, 2020
Significant surge in divorces
September 18, 2020
Understanding restrictive covenants and furlough leave
September 15, 2020
Redundancy rockets in the UK
September 14, 2020
Furlough scheme enters its next phase in September 2020
September 1, 2020
Coronavirus eviction ban to be extended by four weeks
August 24, 2020
How do self-isolation rules affect Statutory Sick Pay?
August 6, 2020
Flexible furlough: how does it work?
July 1, 2020
No-fault divorces: ending the ‘blame game’
June 15, 2020
Ban on tenant evictions extended to August 2020
June 12, 2020
Redundancy and furlough leave
June 4, 2020
Changes in Employment – what are your rights?
May 13, 2020
What is a protective award claim?
May 11, 2020