Case Study: Case of MKC-V-A

Denise Higgins, Partner in our Family team, recently represented the mother of five children, all of whom were subject to care proceedings. However the main issue centered around medical issues pertaining only to one child Z. The children were made subject to proceedings following concerns raised by the Health Trust that the parents may be […]

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Company Law and Corporate Governance

It is recommended that a wider range of companies not subject to the UK Corporate Governance Code should use the Wates Corporate Governance Principles (Wates Principles) to demonstrate good corporate governance. The Wates Principles provide a framework made up of six principles to help companies to meet legal requirements. When considering how to address COVID-19 […]

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Electronic Signatures update

At a time when signatories may be forced to sign documents remotely, this article addresses the legality of using electronic signatures under the Laws of England. What is an Electronic Signature? An electronic signature is a way to get consent or approval on electronic documents or forms. Electronic signatures can take various forms, including: Typing […]

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Covid-19 : Commercial Landlord and Tenant

During these unprecedented times, we wanted to provide you with up-to-date information regarding landlords and tenants and their rights during covid-19. The Government’s decision to impose a lockdown will mean that many tenants occupying commercial premises have had to close the doors to their businesses. As a result, many are asking themselves what this means […]

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