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Beating Domestic Abuse

Date Posted: 27 April 2020

When the Coronavirus lockdown was initially put in place there was concern that the number of domestic abuse cases would increase.  Sadly, this has become a fact.  How does domestic abuse manifest itself and how can you help someone who may be struggling to exit a relationship? 

Coronavirus and working from home.

Date Posted: 30 March 2020

During the Coronavirus outbreak, many businesses are having to allow staff to Work From Home in order to continue to trade. What do these employers need to consider? 

Robertsons Solicitors appoints new Director

Date Posted: 02 March 2020

PRESS RELEASE: City centre law firm, Robertsons Solicitors has recently appointed Solicitor Chris Barber, as a Director.

Statutory legacy and Wills

Date Posted: 24 February 2020

Afonwy Howell-Pryce discusses the recent changes to the statutory legacy under the intestacy rules.

What does the smacking ban in Wales mean for parents?

Date Posted: 29 January 2020

The Welsh Assembly has passed a law that bans parents in Wales from smacking their children.  We look at what this means for families. 

What can employers dictate when it comes to working at Christmas?

Date Posted: 16 December 2019

As an employer, do you have the right to ask your staff to work at Christmas? And conversely, can you ask them to take annual leave during the Christmas period? 

Christmas is coming. It’s time to think tinsel, turkey and tact.

Date Posted: 22 November 2019

Christmas will soon we with us.  Just a few weeks away and for many, preparations will be well underway.  But how well are you prepared for being with your family exclusively for an extended period of time? 

What is Litigation?

Date Posted: 24 October 2019

We thought it was about time we answered one of our most commonly asked questions ... What is Litigation? 

Can a probate dispute be mediated?

Date Posted: 16 October 2019

Dealing with probate can be a difficult and emotional times for many families and often it leads to disputes.  However, not all disputes have to be resolved through the court. Mediation can be an effect way of resolving proabte disputes.

Do step-parents have parental rights over their step-children?

Date Posted: 09 October 2019

There are many familes where step-parents have a large involvement in the upbringing of their step-children.  However, what rights do step-parents have over their step-children?