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Can I put a condition on a gift in my will?

Hardeep Gill
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Deciding who should inherit from you in your will, how much they will get and in what shares, are big decisions to make. This can be made more difficult if you have particular concerns about a beneficiary and whether the inheritance could be at risk. ...

Parental responsibility and assisted conception via IVF or a donor

Avril Croud
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Nearly 60,000 people benefit from invitro fertilisation (IVF) and donor insemination at HFEA licensed fertility clinics in the UK, and it is not uncommon for an unlicensed clinic or ‘at home’ informal arrangement to be used for sperm...

Success in outsourcing key services

Selwan Yousif
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As your business grows, instead of taking on more staff, you may decide to outsource certain services either on a temporary or more permanent basis. There is almost no limit to the type of services that can be outsourced nowadays, from manufacturing and drop...

Paying inheritance tax when estate funds are tied up

Hardeep Gill
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When applying for probate in regard to an estate which is subject to inheritance tax, the Probate Registry requires tax to be paid before the grant of probate application. This can prove difficult as most financial institutions will not pay out sums to...

Claiming compensation for your child following a serious injury

Jalal  Mirza-Baig
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When a child is involved in an accident, the injuries they suffer can be severe and possibly life changing. As a parent all you want in this situation is to make them better, but this can be hard if the treatment they need is not readily available or if your...

Intellectual property licensing and negotiating your first deal

Selwan Yousif
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If you have developed a new product, or perhaps come up with an innovative way of doing something, you may find that other businesses who are keen to make use of your ideas or creations ask you to enter into an intellectual property (IP) licensing agreement....

Intestacy lessons from the rich and famous

Hardeep Gill
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While celebrities often have many professional advisors who look after their business affairs, like many ordinary people they sometimes do not get around to making a will and setting out their particular wishes. ‘When you die without a will,...

Receiving an employment tribunal claim: what to do next

Kenneth Amakye
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‘At some point, many businesses will receive a tribunal claim against them from an employee, former employee or even an applicant,’ says Kenneth Amakye , an associate solicitor in the employment team with Hatten Wyatt. ‘Although a...

Securing access for a commercial property

Florence Tou
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Once a commercial tenant has agreed a lease and moved into business premises, they will rely on having unobstructed access to easily enter the premises for the purposes of their business.  Unless premises sit alongside a public road, they will probably...

What to expect at a financial dispute resolution (FDR) hearing

Avril Croud
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If you are applying for a financial order as part of your divorce then the court will list your case in for a financial dispute resolution hearing, often called an FDR hearing.  This is a private court hearing and is aimed at trying to assist parties in...

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