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Why do we need to address UK surrogacy laws? 

Why do we need to address UK surrogacy laws? 

At present surrogacy arrangements in the UK are governed by several historical acts of parliament, such as the Surrogacy Arrangements ...
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The history of ‘marriage’ : How many ways can a couple be together in the UK  and what are the legal consequences together or through separation?

The history of ‘marriage’ : How many ways can a couple be together in the UK  and what are the legal consequences together or through separation?

The word “marriage” has many romantic and religious connotations. It has been around since the middleages and it was then ...
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Only Dads Article

Only Dads Article

It is common place that whilst one party may move out of the family home, they tend to remain in ...
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Breastfeeding at work what are employee rights?

Breastfeeding at work what are employee rights?

The benefits of breastfeeding to mother and baby are seemingly endless, from protecting the baby from infection to reducing the ...
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Can an employer now require staff to have a vaccination ?

Can an employer now require staff to have a vaccination ?

“No job, no jab” More than 30 per cent of large UK firms have signalled that staff may be asked ...
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Marriage or Civil Partnership or Cohabitation - what are the legal differences & consequences on splitting up?

Marriage or Civil Partnership or Cohabitation – what are the legal differences & consequences on splitting up?

The history of ‘marriage’ : How many ways can a couple be together in the UK and what are the ...
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UK Surrogacy Reform : Proposals and what this would mean

UK Surrogacy Reform : Proposals and what this would mean

Although surrogacy laws have changed over the years, UK laws remain complicated and have plenty of room for improvement.  ...
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‘You don’t have to take the traditional route’: my unconventional journey into law

‘You don’t have to take the traditional route’: my unconventional journey into law

Law firm founder Karen Holden on being a Perry Mason fan, her unorthodox career path, and going up against the ...
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Why UK surrogacy laws need to change

Why UK surrogacy laws need to change

Each country has varying rules and regulations when it comes to surrogacy laws, some more restrictive and some more inclusive ...
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Recovery of pre-action legal costs

Recovery of pre-action legal costs

“Can I recover my costs from the other side?” This is one of the first questions asked in any dispute ...
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UK Surrogacy Law Scandal: What We Can Learn From It

UK Surrogacy Law Scandal: What We Can Learn From It

Has UK surrogacy law really considered how it might approach surrogate twins abandoned by their intended parents? ...
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Is Your Company Formed Correctly?

Is Your Company Formed Correctly?

It is important that your company is correctly formed. Most companies intend to be limited by shares, but you will ...
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Director's Duties: What it actually involves!

Director’s Duties: What it actually involves!

As a Director, you will probably already understand the day to day decisions for the company and the metaphorical buck ...
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Starting a Business, How hard can it be?

Starting a Business, How hard can it be?

A City Law Firm Limited started up in 2009 right smack in the middle of the recession, how hard could ...
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The Dangers of Representing Yourself

The Dangers of Representing Yourself

All change The landscape of litigation has changed considerably this year. The guiding principle of the courts to deal with ...
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Handling squatters in commercial premises

Handling squatters in commercial premises

The standard route is to commence proceedings in the County Court. In exceptional circumstances you can issue in the High ...
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Recovering Debt

Recovering Debt

So…You find yourself on the wrong side of an unfortunate business agreement. Money is owed to you. You try to ...
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Enforcement in the EU

Enforcement in the EU

Debt Recovery Across EU Borders Is a company that owes you money based in another country in the European Union? ...
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Employee shareholding schemes

Employee shareholding schemes

New legislation has come into effect which will allow employees to become shareholders in a company in exchange for surrendering ...
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Nannies, Child Minders or Nursery obligations

Nannies, Child Minders or Nursery obligations

Legal considerations when choosing your childcare provider A parent has a number of important decisions to make in relation to ...
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