All Feature articles – Page 5

  • Paul Tonkin
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    Landlord certificates

    2023-09-18T00:00:00Z

    Paul Tonkin and Katie Dunn outline what you need to know about preparing landlord certificates, including the rigmarole and the risks involved

  • Byron Jones
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    Estate of affairs

    2023-08-30T16:19:00Z

    Byron Jones reviews the recently updated Law Society practice note on insolvent estates and considers whether a bigger change was needed

  • Ian Bond
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    Probate service update

    2023-08-30T13:51:00Z

    Ian Bond assesses the verdict of the National Audit Office report on HM Courts & Tribunals Service initiatives

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    In confidence

    2023-08-30T13:29:00Z

    Bronwen Still provides an overview of the regulatory requirements around confidentiality, and outlines some of the more common, and difficult, situations facing firms

  • Charlotte Macdonald
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    Rules of succession

    2023-08-30T13:07:00Z

    Charlotte Macdonald looks at the EU Succession Regulation, and specifically whether it is fit for purpose or whether national changes are infringing upon this international framework

  • Tina Ennis
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    Eyes on Ireland

    2023-08-30T12:44:00Z

    Tina Ennis explains how solicitors can advise their British clients who have assets in Ireland

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    Billing time

    2023-08-30T10:14:00Z

    What happens when an executor allows for payment of bills which the beneficiaries will be responsible for? Lesley King looks at the law and case examples from this year

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    Lattimer v Karamanoli

    2023-08-30T09:03:00Z

    Andrew Bishop summarises a case he was involved in, which involved the rectification of a will, and how this relates to proposed changes to the Wills Act to stop marriage revoking a will

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    Digital decision

    2023-08-30T08:17:00Z

    With more and more of our lives taking place in a digital space, could wills follow suit? Melinda Giles explores

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    In good company?

    2023-08-29T16:10:00Z

    Kayleigh Brown provides an update on the requirements under the Economic Crime Act to register overseas entities, and how it relates to registration of trusts

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    Where there’s a will

    2023-08-29T15:33:00Z

    Marianne Nankervis looks at the presumption against double portions, ademption and hotchpot

  • Alberto Perez Cedillo
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    On relocation

    2023-08-29T13:37:00Z

    Alberto Perez Cedillo explores what needs to be considered when relocating high-net-worth individuals

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    Quality indicators – does your firm match up?

    2023-08-25T09:46:00Z

    Jayne Willetts and Bronwen Still consider the key findings of a recent pilot scheme run by the legal regulators on improving quality indicators in the legal sector

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    Telling tales

    2023-08-10T00:00:00Z

    Brendan Pittaway outlines how and why you should use public relations to build your business

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    Opening up

    2023-08-10T00:00:00Z

    Managing your mental health in a demanding work environment can be incredibly challenging. For Mental Health Awareness Week, three solicitors open up to Dan Gilbert about their experiences with stress, pressure and mental ill health in private practice

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    Ready to launch

    2023-08-10T00:00:00Z

    Sally Thompson and Sue Bramall share their step-by-step approach to the rebranding and relaunch of a new website at a law firm

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    The generation game

    2023-08-10T00:00:00Z

    Roman Kubiak looks at how artificial intelligence is likely to change the face of the legal landscape

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    Growing gains

    2023-08-10T00:00:00Z

    Legal business development is based on good client relationships but lawyers all too frequently waste opportunities to build meaningful connections. Robin Dicks explains the right questions to ask to refine your growth strategy and win more work

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    Exit strategy

    2023-08-10T00:00:00Z

    Jeff Zindani discusses how to ensure the successful sale of a legal business, the questions to first ask yourself, and ways to ensure both the best price and a lasting legacy for your hard work

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    Four days a week

    2023-08-10T00:00:00Z

    In a recent trial many businesses opted to adopt a four-day work week. Natalie Moore explains how it works for her conveyancing firm