The recent Court of Appeal decision in the case of Lawrence v Gallagher (2012) EWCA Civ 394 is being viewed by many lawyers as the first ?big money? settlement case following the dissolution of a Civil Partnership. Olly Seymour takes a look.
Protective Awards For Ex Employees
Rundlewalker has recently been asked by upwards of 120 disgruntled ex employees about the prospect of recovering a Protective Award.
Does throwing out the non-organic ham equate to unreasonable behaviour?
Currently, a divorce is only granted to the parties on the basis that the marriage has irretrievably broken down. There are currently 5 ways to prove that the marriage has irretrievably broken down. An unreasonable behaviour petition is the most common.
Adam Scott ? Press Release 2
We understand from communications received today from the BBC, that LGC Forensics have released a statement to the BBC concerning the Forensic Regulator?s enquiry into this matter.
Mortgage Lenders helping first time buyers.
At a time when first time buyers are finding it difficult to raise sufficient money to pay the deposit on a house, some lenders are introducing mortgages for new build houses and flats where the buyers need only a 5% deposit.
Rundlewalker Lawyer in the News - Law Society Gazette
Philippa Jefferies, Criminal Litigation Solicitor Advocate at Rundlewalker, has recently made headlines when acting successfully for a client wrongly accused of rape.
Referral fees ? who are the main beneficiaries?
There has been a lot in the news recently about the Government's intention to abolish the payment of referral fees.
Employment Law April 2012
April 2012 - Changes to income tax thresholds come into force -
Drink Driving & The Law
Under the Road Traffic Act 1988, it is an offence to drive or attempt to drive a motor vehicle (?drink drive?) or to be in charge of a motor vehicle (?drunk in charge?) while over the prescribed alcohol limit. The limit is 35 micrograms of alcohol per 100
DNA forensics blunder exposed
Rundlewalker whose dogged defence of a man wrongly accused of rape, has led to the exposure of serious procedural flaws at LGC Forensics.
Press Release - Adam Scott
?I am relieved that I have been found not guilty. But then I always was not guilty.
New Practice Note issued by the Law Society Dated 9 February 2012.
There is a new Practice Note issued by the Law Society Dated 9 February 2012.