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Lastest COVID Restrictions On Commercial Sanctions

Lastest COVID Restrictions On Commercial Sanctions

Photo by Jahoo Clouseau from Pexels Starting from 29th September 2020, the number of days’ rental arrears required before landlords can take any action under the Commercial Rent Arrears Recovery scheme (CRAR) has increased. This is due to the ongoing effects of...

Mark Hipkin’s Bike Review: “ZED” 650 STARFIGHTER

Mark Hipkin’s Bike Review: “ZED” 650 STARFIGHTER

I was invited to ride the Kawasaki Z650 by M & S Motorcycles on Westgate Road in Newcastle. Often the middle-weight sector gets forgotten in the rush for off-road or dual-purpose bikes to go around the world or super-powerful naked roadsters. Fashions come and...

Special Arrangements for Witnesses in Child Care Cases

Special Arrangements for Witnesses in Child Care Cases

Photo by Brett Sayles from Pexels As citizens of the UK we are each entitled to a number of fundamental rights and freedoms under the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (1950). The recent case of Re C (No.2) (Children:...

Video-Witnessed Wills During Coronavirus Pandemic

Video-Witnessed Wills During Coronavirus Pandemic

Photo by Matilda Wormwood from Pexels. We recently commented on the possibility of making a valid will whilst working within the existing law and complying with social distancing requirements. We also noted that the Law Society and other bodies were lobbying the...

Charitable Gifts    

Charitable Gifts    

Photo by Porapak Apichodilok from Pexels. Recent legacy data analysis by Smee and Ford indicates that charitable income from gifts in wills was down slightly in 2019, the first decline in a decade.  The total amount received was £2.9 billion compared to £3 billion the...

Alderson Law Reaccredited To The Conveyancing Quality Scheme

Alderson Law Reaccredited To The Conveyancing Quality Scheme

Photo by Binyamin Mellish from Pexels. Alderson law has been reaccredited to the Law Society’s Conveyancing Quality Scheme for the 8th year running.  This means that we are recognised for following best practice, having the appropriate expertise, and offering the...

Organ Donation Law In The England: What’s New?

Organ Donation Law In The England: What’s New?

Photo by Andrea Piacquadio from Pexels. You may have been aware that, in former times, organ donation in England operated on an “opt in” system, whereby anyone interested in donating organs after their death was first required to register their consent on the NHS...

Creating Wills During The Coronavirus Outbreak

Creating Wills During The Coronavirus Outbreak

The Wills and Probate Team at Alderson Law is continuing to monitor whether the government will recommend relaxing the rules regarding the formalities required to make a valid will during the current coronavirus crisis.

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