Insurance Against Divorce?

Over the last few years prenuptial agreements have slowly been gaining weight in the UK courts. A recent case has led to a period of public consultation which is expected to result in the full recognition of prenuptial agreements in the UK legal system sometime in 2011.

The recognition of prenuptial agreements marks a breakthrough for those who want control of their own affairs. It will allow couples to… Continue reading...

The Cost Of Complying To Employment Law

There are currently just under 5 million small businesses in the UK. This means that well over half of the UK population are now employed by small businesses. Despite this critical role that small businesses play in the UK economy, their views and interests are rarely acted upon by governments.

At a time when small businesses should be given incentives and support to keep them trading, small businesses are facing… Continue reading...

Understanding Age Limits

Age features heavily in children’s law. As a child, each year allows us to do a little more. We all know that at 17 we can learn to drive a car, we know that we can’t drink alcohol until we are over 18, we know that a film rated 15 is only suitable for people over that age. Though these restrictions are common knowledge, what about those that aren’t so… Continue reading...

Prenups Have More Weight Than Ever

Prenuptial agreements are being used by an increasing number of couples. What the couple choose to include in the agreement is up to them. Most commonly, it is designed to assure the financial future of both members of the marriage.

Though prenuptial agreements have been used by couples for a long time, it is only fairly recently that the UK legal system has started to take notice.

Now, prenuptial agreements… Continue reading...

How To Resolve A Problem In The Workplace

It is very likely that at some point in our working lives we will all experience some form of problem in the workplace. How we deal with these problems is very important.

Try And Sort It Out Yourself

The easiest option if you have a grievance with your employer – or with an employee under your management – is to air your grievances with the person involved. In most cases… Continue reading...

How To Recover A Debt, Legally

A surprising number of people are completely unaware that there is a legitimate legal process for recovering a debt. Though American films might go a long way to convince you otherwise, the courts can actually be a very effective way of getting money you are owed.

If you have done work for someone and they have refused to pay – despite being able to – you have legitimate grounds for… Continue reading...