It is reported that following consultations in the Spring of 2021, and despite the majority of respondents opposing court fee increase, the government is set to increase some court fees for the first time since 2016. As a result, later this year the cost of divorce application in England and Wales … [Read more...] about Divorce fee to increase in England and Wales
The Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Act 2020, which passed into law on 25 June 2020, brings "no fault" divorce to England and Wales for the first time. We now know that it will come into force on 6 April 2022, so what does it mean if you are contemplating divorce now? Current divorce law – … [Read more...] about What are the new changes for Divorce Law coming into force in 2022?
Don’t go “Russian” to hide your assets You may have seen recent headlines about the world’s largest divorce case taking place in London, where the son of a Russian Billionaire oligarch found himself on the wrong end of a Judge’s order requiring him to pay a huge sum of money to his mother because … [Read more...] about Why disclosing your assets before the divorce is the wise approach
Under the current UK interpretation of the EU-wide Working Time Directive, in particular the Working Time Regulations implemented in the UK in 1998, only basic pay counts in the calculation of holiday pay. … [Read more...] about Overtime Should Count In Holiday Pay Rules Employment Appeal Tribunal.
If you’re currently considering writing your Will, who would you say is in the best position to provide a professional well-drafted and accurate Will and a complete and comprehensive estate administration service? … [Read more...] about The Legal Services Board Recommends That Consumers Should Only Use The Services Of Registered And Reputable Will Writing And Estate Administration Firms.
Mr Balmforth contacted Harold Stock & Co Solicitors after he was injured following an accident at work. Mr Balmforth slipped on a greasy floor and suffered a fractured wrist. Personal Injury specialist and Director, Karen Kenyon conducted the claim on Mr Balmforth’s behalf. Mr … [Read more...] about Mr Balmforth: Accident at Work.
New combined Family Courts were introduced earlier this year in England and Wales as part of the family justice system reforms. The reforms also include new time frames for cases where children are taken into care and compulsory mediation awareness sessions for separating couples. The reforms have … [Read more...] about Family Justice System Reformed With The Introduction Of New Family Courts.
It’s onwards and upwards for Harold Stock & Co Solicitors as it adds a Stockport branch to its Mossley and Failsworth offices, providing clients with the choice of four branches as it further expands its provision across Greater Manchester. The news also comes with the announcement of 3 new … [Read more...] about Further Expansion At Harold Stock & Co Solicitors.
Have you recently tripped, fallen or slipped in a public place? … [Read more...] about Tripped, Slipped, Or Fallen Recently? Then Consult Harold Stock & Co. Solicitors For Expert Advice In All Aspects Of Public Liability Law.