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Study highlights digital divorce success ahead of major family law reforms

The introduction of the digital divorce application process has helped reduced administrative errors from forty per cent to one per cent, new figures have shown.

Eviction ban: Hearings to resume in courts in England and Wales

Eviction hearings are resuming in courts in England and Wales, with the most serious cases given priority, following a six-month ban on proceedings during the COVID-19 pandemic.

FIFA threatens legal action against Walking Football World Cup organisers

Football’s governing body FIFA has threatened legal action against Walking Football World Cup organisers, over their name and logos.

Government invests in domestic abuse services as demand outstrips supply

More than £10 million in new funding will be invested into the development and maintenance of domestic abuse charities and services across England, it has been announced.

The importance of a Will arising from a surrogacy arrangement

Entering into a surrogacy arrangement is a process that takes a lot of legal consideration and specialist legal advice, and a new Will a key document to put in place before the child is born.

Government rejects calls to extend parental leave because of COVID-19

The Government has rejected calls to extend parental leave and pay because of the coronavirus pandemic, stating that it would result in additional burden being placed on employers at a difficult time.

Newcastle Considering Legal Action Against Premier League

Newcastle United are poised to take legal action in their ongoing dispute with the Premier League over the attempted takeover of the club by a Saudi-led consortium.

Employers admit lack of confidence over redundancy considerations

Though firms have taken measures such as pay cuts and sabbaticals to avoid redundancies, experts predict that one in three employers will inevitably have to make job cuts by the end of September 2020.

Innovate UK launches new four-year strategy with focus on “design in innovation”

Innovate UK, the country’s start-up accelerator, has launched its four-year plan setting out its strategy to promote business growth.

Covid-19 corporate finance schemes surpass £50 billion milestone

More than 1.2 million Government-guaranteed loans worth £52.7 billion have now been delivered to businesses affected by Covid-19, the latest figures have revealed.