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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?

What Happens When Your Employer Goes Insolvent?

Date Posted: 04 October 2019

As Thomas Cook becomes the latest casualty of the high street, here is what employees are entitled to claim when their employer goes insolvent.

From pre-nups to pet-nups!

Date Posted: 23 September 2019

It's very likely that you will have heard of a pre-nup - but have you ever hear of, or considered, a pet-nup?  

Proroguing of parliament slows down the Domestic Abuse Bill

Date Posted: 20 September 2019

In January 2019 the government set down the much needed Domestic Abuse Bill.  However, the prorogration has slowed down its implementation, but thankfully it will still happen.

How can landlords defend disrepair claims made by their tenants?

Date Posted: 16 September 2019

There is a rise in tenant's bringing claims of disrepair against their landlords.  What can landlords do to protect themselves and how do landlords defend claims?

New-build? Or not New-build?

Date Posted: 23 August 2019

This week, Lewis Homes was announced as the next builder on Plasdwr, the brand new £2bn housing development to the north of Cardiff known as Cardiff’s Garden City.  There are many benefits to buying a new-build property however there are a number of challenges that buying a new-build can also bring. 

In Debt? A consultation is planned on giving you more breathing space

Date Posted: 16 August 2019

The government is to launch a new consultation on allowing those in debt to have more breathing space with the creditors.

Robertsons Solicitors to sponsor vibrant Art in the Bar exhibitions

Date Posted: 06 August 2019

Robertsons is delighted to sponsor Chapter Arts Centre's 'Art in the Bar' exhibitions for the forthcoming year.  Read the press release here.