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Woman left stranded in loveless marriage as Court of Appeal refuses divorce


A Court of Appeal decision has left an estranged wife "stranded in a miserable situation" and showed how "archaic" English divorce ...

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Withers provides resolution for charities on 1975 Act will dispute


Law firm Withers has represented five leading charities in an appeal case that has successfully overturned an order where a woman ...

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Charities win against daughter in 'landmark' UK Supreme Court inheritance ruling


The Supreme Court has overturned a decision by the Court of Appeal regarding a woman whose mother left nearly half a ...

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UK Supreme Court to rule on landmark will dispute this week


Specialist will dispute lawyers at Irwin Mitchell have warned that the Supreme Court will this week provide clarity on when adult ...

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Building company's tax avoidance scheme exposed by HMRC


A tax tribunal has ruled against a Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) avoidance scheme used by Crest Nicholson, one of the ...

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The week on eprivateclient: PAM Awards' winners, PwC and more...


A look at the top stories featured on eprivateclient this week...

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Mourant Ozannes successfully opposes unprecedented scheme of arrangement


Mourant Ozannes' Guernsey corporate and litigation teams have successfully opposed the sanction of a proposed scheme of arrangement in the Royal ...

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HMRC criticised over film finance crackdown


HMRC has rejected criticism by Andrew Tyrie, chairman of the Treasury select committee, over its response to the exploitation of tax ...

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New Quadrant Partners adds partner from Berwin Leighton Paisner


Boutique London private client law firm, New Quadrant Partners, has hired Marilyn McKeever as partner with immediate effect from Berwin Leighton ...

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Court of Appeal rules against heterosexual couple who wanted civil partnership


A London couple who led a three year campaign to allow heterosexual couples to enter into civil partnerships have seen their ...

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