Category: Private Clients

COVID-19 – The Coronavirus Act and the impact on care

The new Coronavirus Act represents significant changes for those who require care, whether in a residential home or in their own home.

COVID-19 – The importance of updating your Will

The current coronavirus outbreak is an obvious concern for many, and the unfortunate reality of the situation is that some of those people who will die as a result of the virus will not have made a Will.

Woman found guilty of abusing LPA after stealing cash from vulnerable father

A woman found guilty of abusing her father’s Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) has been given a suspended jail sentence, fined, and ordered to undertake unpaid community work.

Government admits to wrongly charging Court of Protection fees: are you due a refund?

The Government has committed to refunding court fees, including those paid for civil proceedings and for the Court of Protection, after discovering that applicants had been overcharged or incorrectly charged.

Half of homeowners do not have a Will, study reveals

Nearly half of homeowners in the UK do not have a valid Will, a major study has revealed.