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    “Gesture” for a good will

    2022-06-10T14:14:00Z

    Roman Kubiak and Emily Peacock discuss a recent case in which the High Court admitted a copy of a deceased’s will found on their computer to probate.

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    My legal life: Paul Sills

    2022-06-09T15:34:00Z

    We ask Paul Sills about his career, his experience moving from litigation in New Zealand to the UK and current trends in dispute resolution.

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    Utilising tech to drive efficiency

    2022-05-27T11:31:00Z Partner content Insight Legal

    Deborah Witkiss, chief operating officer at Insight Legal, explains how inefficient tech and a lack of integration between systems is holding firms back

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    Coping with a difficult professional indemnity insurance renewal

    2022-05-27T11:10:00Z Sponsored content

    Ryan Senior, senior vice president at Paragon, gives his advice on how to manage your professional indemnity insurance renewal when your firm is high risk

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    Book review—The UK General Data Protection Regulation

    2022-05-23T12:58:00Z

    Robert Bond, senior counsel, Privacy Partnership Law reviews the latest edition of UK General Data Protection Regulation - A Guide to the Law by James Castro-Edwards.

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    Digital AP1s – 5 things you need to know

    2022-05-23T10:08:00Z

    The registration of applications at HM Land Registry are changing. Bronwyn Townsend, Senior Marketing Manager at InfoTrack, looks at what firms will need to do before the end of the year.

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    Coping with professional indemnity insurance renewal

    2022-05-23T09:19:00Z

    Ryan Senior, Senior Vice President at Paragon, gives his advice on how to manage your professional indemnity insurance renewal when your firm is high risk

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    A good investment

    2022-05-12T15:17:00Z

    Sheree Green looks at recent changes on guidance for management of investments via a discretionary investment provider, and what they mean for attorneys

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    Weight of the world

    2022-05-12T15:02:00Z

    Using practical case studies from France, Spain and Italy, Álvaro Aznar Azcárate, Sally Dilks and Jessica Zama examine the complexities of tax in relation to international estates

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    Good housekeeping

    2022-05-12T14:53:00Z

    Victoria Crick looks at what should be on a deputy’s checklist of a client’s property and the most important things to keep an eye on

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    Registering overseas entities

    2022-05-12T14:26:00Z

    The recently introduced Economic Crime (Transparency and Enforcement) Act 2022 aims to tackle concerns around “dirty money” being used to purchase UK property and improve transparency on ownership, particularly of overseas buyers. Pearl Moses looks at the detail.

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    In stark relief

    2022-05-12T14:11:00Z

    In a volatile property market buffeted by the effects of coronavirus (COVID-19) and the stamp duty land tax ‘holiday’, John D Bunker and Elizabeth Pearson examine the implications for post-death gains

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    Back to Basics: NHS continuing healthcare eligibility

    2022-05-12T12:42:00Z

    Cate Searle looks at what you need to know about eligibility for NHS continuing healthcare

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    No-fault lines

    2022-05-12T11:16:00Z

    Joe Ferguson reviews the impact of the Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Act 2020 that came into effect on 6 April 2022

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    After the storm

    2022-05-12T10:54:00Z

    Diana Bentley details how working practices of private client lawyers are changing during the aftermath of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

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    Calling the shots

    2022-05-12T10:30:00Z

    Fiona du Feu and Kate Maybury, both keen shots and gun licence-holders, discuss practical issues relating to shotgun ownership when taking instructions for wills and dealing with executors

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    Old money, new rules

    2022-05-12T10:15:00Z

    Samantha Roberts assesses changes to the inheritance tax rules and how these impact on the reporting requirements and low value and exempt-excepted estates

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    Going soft

    2022-05-12T10:07:00Z

    Samantha Lowe discusses the use of soft skills while factoring in the commercial reality of litigation when dealing with grieving clients who face an inheritance dispute

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    Two to tango

    2022-05-12T09:06:00Z

    Alberto Perez Cedillo speaks to Javier Canosa, partner at Argentine firm Canosa Abogadas, about the country’s private client legal practices

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    Book review—The Solicitors Handbook 2022

    2022-05-10T08:28:00Z

    Jessica Clay reviews the latest edition of the Solicitors Handbook 2022 (Law Society, 2021, £100) by Gregory Treverton-Jones QC, Nigel West, Susanna Heley and Robert Forman