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Supreme Court grants same-sex partners equal pension rights...

Supreme Court grants same-sex partners equal pension rights...

Same-sex partners in marriages and civil partnerships will have the same pension rights as husband-and-wife couples after a landmark ruling.

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Divorce financial proceedings to become separate

Divorce financial proceedings to become separate

A change to the way financial proceedings in divorce cases are administered should lead to a smoother, faster resolution for clients.

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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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