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Supreme Court rules that pension payments be extended to unmarried couples


The Supreme Court has ruled that benefits can now be automatically extended to those who are unmarried, after a woman who ...

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HMRC wins 'alternative money' lap dance case


Wiltonpark Ltd, owner of five London-based 'gentlemen's clubs' branded 'Secrets', has lost its tax battle with HMRC and now faces a ...

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Court of Appeal divorce hearing could have 'huge impact' for trusts


An ongoing Court of Appeal divorce hearing could have a "huge impact", Claire Blackmore, a partner in law firm Withers' family ...

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The week on eprivateclient: Helm Trust, HMRC, Stephenson Harwood, Withers and more...


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

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Boodle Hatfield overturns £3.75 million divorce settlement at Court of Appeal


UK law firm Boodle Hatfield yesterday (25 January 2017) successfully appealed six orders made during the course of a long-running divorce ...

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Supreme Court ruling does not mean the end of legal issues - industry commentary


The Supreme Court has ruled that the Parliament must give its approval to trigger Article 50, formally initiating the process of ...

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Divorce cases at a watershed: Transparency vs. privacy


Withers' Suzanne Todd looks at why some separating couples can't be sure just how far the media can go in reporting ...

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French court absolves RBC of Wildenstein art empire wrongdoing


A Paris court has acquitted the Royal Bank of Canada of complicity in an inheritance tax fraud case centred on the ...

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French art dealer accused of tax fraud and money laundering acquitted at tax trial


On 12 January, the Paris Criminal Court acquitted Guy Wildenstein, who was facing the possibility of two years in prison and ...

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Oxfam research finds eight people own same wealth as half the world


Eight billionaires own the same wealth as the 3.6 billion people who form the poorest half of the world's population, an ...

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