Blogs

CPS expands guidance on FGM
The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) has issued new guidance relating to Female Genital Mutilation (FGM).
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Bank lending against commercial property grows in the first half of 2019
Bank lending against commercial property has grown in the first six months of 2019, rising to £23.3 billion.
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Civil Partnerships rise for third consecutive year
According to the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS), the number of civil partnerships formed in England
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Major divorce and domestic abuse reforms to be reintroduced
Major domestic abuse and divorce reforms will be reintroduced after they were abandoned following the prorogation of Parliament.
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UK Court ‘powerless’ to stop deportation of girl at risk of FGM
A UK court has said that it is powerless to stop the deportation of a 10-year-old girl at risk of
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Takeover set to save thousands of Thomas Cook jobs
Tour operator Hays will take on all 555 of collapsed competitor Thomas Cook’s stores, it has been revealed.
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Judge orders baby to be handed back to biological mother a year after adoption
A council has been criticised for failing to keep a baby with its biological mother, court documents have revealed.
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Female barristers call for action on discrimination and harassment
A recent report published by the Association of Women Barristers (AWB) has made recommendations to tackle discrimination and harassment at
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Mortgage approvals increase by 3.2 per cent in August
Mortgage approvals increased by 3.2 per cent in August, according to the latest data from UK Finance.
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Points to consider when setting up an LPA
Lasting powers of attorney (LPAs) can be set up in respect of property and financial affairs or personal health and
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