June 17, 2022

New Divorce law sees rise in cases

Industry News by Jacob Murray

Almost 13,000 applications for divorce were filed in the first four weeks after reforms designed to make the process simpler came into force. The new law removed the need for […]

June 7, 2022

Mariah Carey Being Sued for £16 million

Industry News by Jacob Murray

Mariah Carey is being sued for an alleged copyright infringement on her hit song ‘All I want for Christmas is you’. The singer and her co-write are named in the […]

May 17, 2022

Queen’s speech includes a victims bill

Industry News by Jacob Murray

The Queen’s annual speech in Parliament included provision for a victims bill which is designed to improve the experience and rights of victims in the criminal justice system.  Farah Nazeer […]

May 10, 2022

Football WAG case reaches High Court

Industry News by Jacob Murray

The libel case between Rebekah Vardy and Coleen Rooney begins today at the High Court. Mrs Vardy has accused Mrs Rooney of posting false allegations online that she was passing […]

March 1, 2022

New Form D81 Published

Industry News by Jacob Murray

A new D81 form was published last month as part of reforms to financial provision within England and Wales which includes a numerical formula to guide couples on likely financial […]

February 25, 2022

Deprivation of children’s liberty has increased by 46% over the last three years

Industry News by Jacob Murray

Research published by Nuffield Family Justice Observatory has indicated the ‘last resort’ measure used by the High Court to deprive children of their liberty in unregulated settings such as caravans […]

February 25, 2022

Work for Paul Dodds Law

Company News by Paul Dodds Law

The firm has vacancies for both a Conveyancing Paralegal and a Legal Secretary Conveyancing Paralegal The firm has a vacancy for an experienced Conveyancing Paralegal. Your role will be to […]

February 24, 2022

Reforms to Housing for victims of abuse

Industry News by Jacob Murray

The Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities has announced increased funding to local authorities to provide safe spaces for victims of domestic abuse. A total of £125 million in […]

February 10, 2022

Local Authority to monitor those not in mainstream education

Industry News by Jacob Murray

The Department for Education announced that it would be taking steps to legislate to introduce a registration requirement for children educated outside of school.  This proposal followed the Children Not […]

February 3, 2022

Child Maintenance Service must be improved

Industry News by Jacob Murray

The All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Single Parent Families have been discussing how the Child Maintenance service(CMS) can be improved for single parent families. It has been revealed that since […]