Legal services

Guide to post-lockdown conveyancing unveiled

New guidance for conveyancers has been launched by the Law Society today as the sector resumes its work

29 May 2020

Woman in a man’s world

Back in the day when legal aid paid quickly, a female estate agent helped Marilyn Stowe get her firm off the ground

18 May 2020

Temporary relief

Brexit could yet be treated as an event frustrating a lease, as Richard Vann Jones explains

14 May 2020

Facing down risks

Chris Marston explains how a holistic risk management strategy can ensure firms are ready to meet change

13 May 2020

Tribal power and hope

Dr Bob Murray considers the neurogenetic drive to be a great leader

13 May 2020

House moves can resume if social distancing is observed

Conveyancing can resume from today but new guidance must be followed, the government has announced
 

13 May 2020

Retroactive human rights law

Matthew Duncan explains why a 60-year-old settlement is subject to the Human Rights Act

06 May 2020

Mercury signings for land registration a ‘victory for common sense’

HM Land Registry has announced it will now accept Mercury signings for deeds and make identity verification easier during the covid-19 crisis

05 May 2020

Financial remedies cases facing valuation challenges

Remote final hearings in financial remedies cases are facing challenges of financial market volatility, family solicitors have warned

21 Apr 2020