The Court of Appeal's ruling in Owens v Owens, the 'most significant divorce case of the century so far', is expected to strengthen calls for Parliament to consider amending the law to introduce no-fault divorce.
Penningtons Manches Charitable Foundation has been launched at a reception attended by UK Anti-Slavery Commissioner Kevin Hyland and broadcaster Julie Etchingham.
Theresa May's speech at Lancaster House on 17 January 2017 captured the headlines and provided an outline of her objectives in forging a new relationship with the EU.
Many property owners are looking at the possibility of transferring their properties to companies in order to avoid the restriction on income tax relief for mortgage interest payments.
We're delighted to be the founding sponsor of a new Oxford network called TechTonic which aims to address the lack of support for entrepreneurial women in the technology sector.
Our corporate team acted on over 110 transactions with an aggregate deal value in excess of £1 billion during 2016. A growing proportion were international and we also saw an increase in capital markets work and university spin-out deals.
We present a series of briefings produced by some of our practice area and sector teams on the key implications of the UK’s landmark decision to leave the EU for both businesses and private individuals.
There is increasing pressure for an ILO convention to improve human rights in global supply chains. Within these discussions, cross-border legal liability is a particularly hot topic.
We’re recognised as a forward-thinking commercial and private client law firm delivering imaginative and incisive advice – both in the UK and internationally. From cross-border technology transfer agreements to sophisticated tax affairs, our solicitors have the expertise to achieve results.
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