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Warning for bereaved families facing increase in ‘death tax’

Date Posted: 10 December 2018

PRESS RELEASE: Recent changes in probate fees and the way the application procedure works has left bereaved families in south Wales thousands of pounds worse off. Find out more here. 

Who Will care for your children?

Date Posted: 21 November 2018

 Nearly two-thirds of parents made no legal provisions for who would care for their children if they were no longer around. Have you put any provisions in place for your children should the worst happen?

What is a civil partnership?

Date Posted: 22 October 2018

What exactly are civil partnerships? Here's everything you need to know.

Divorce: a call for change?

Date Posted: 24 September 2018

There's a call for a change in the divorce law, but what change is that? Read our blog to find out more. 

I do... to I'm done!

Date Posted: 21 August 2018

The Divorce procedure is not as straightforward as people may think. In this article, we explain the process and what qualifies for a divorce. 

Is that your age?

Date Posted: 23 July 2018

Unfortunately, age discrimination still very much exists in the workplace. Whether you're 'too old' or 'too young', millions of people are being turned away from employers due to their age. Read our blog to find out more. 

Cardiff solicitors warn of looming incapacity crisis in light of national report

Date Posted: 06 July 2018

PRESS RELEASE:  In light of a national report, Robertsons Solicitors take a look into the ever-increasing number of people living with dementia which, combined with the failure to plan ahead for mental incapacity, exposes a looming crisis.

Is it time to take the plunge?

Date Posted: 21 June 2018

You may have heard of the court case involving a plumber and his fight for employment rights against Pimlico Plumbers, recently. But, what made the plumber take the plunge and start legal proceedings, and should you do the same? 

Finances challenged 40 years after divorce

Date Posted: 05 June 2018

If you are getting divorced then it’s important that the finances are settled at the same time. There are a number of cases where ex-spouses can make a financial claim many years down the line, and it can become more complicated if one of the couple dies.  A recent case saw a claim being made 40 years following divorce. 

When Doctors and Parents collide

Date Posted: 22 May 2018

When it comes to parents and their children, it is a general assumption that parents know what’s right for their child. But when a child is terminally ill, medical professionals will play a large role in deciding what is best for the child, which can cause parents and the medical world to collide. So, why don't parents get the final say?