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Court of Appeal reduces divorce settlement for short childless marriage

Court of Appeal reduces divorce settlement for short childless marriage

The Court of Appeal has reduced a man’s divorce settlement award, departing from the principle of a 50/50 division of assets.

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Helping your children onto the property ladder:  risks for the Bank of Mum and Dad

Helping your children onto the property ladder: risks for the Bank of Mum and Dad

Family Law Partner Giles Robinson assesses the risks of helping your children finance their property purchase.

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One third of cohabitants unaware of lack of legal rights

One third of cohabitants unaware of lack of legal rights

A YouGov study shows many cohabiting couples are unaware of their lack of legal rights.

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Wife appeals court refusal to grant her a divorce

Wife appeals court refusal to grant her a divorce

A woman has appealed to the Court of Appeal after a judge refused to grant her a divorce.

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Guidance on divorce and pensions

Guidance on divorce and pensions

TPAS has issued guidance on divorce, civil partnership dissolution and separation and the impact on pensions.

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