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Dusty Work Overalls Responsible for Wife's Asbestos-Related Death

Lisa Waghorne
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The effects of asbestos exposure in the workplace can be devastating, not only for employees but also for their loved ones and anyone else with whom they come into contact. In a case on point, a man whose wife died after laundering his dusty work overalls...

Tractorfest 2019

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Pengelly & Rylands Solicitors in Tenterden are proud to support their local community by sponsoring the Biddenden Tractorfest and Country Fair for the second year running. This year’s event will take place on 17th & 18th August 2019 at...

Divorcee Fails to Unlock Ex-Wife's £17.6 Million Family Trusts

Laura Hails
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Parents are frequently concerned that generosity to their child may end up benefiting his or her spouse in the event of divorce. However, as a High Court case showed, taking legal advice on the creation of a discretionary trust can be a highly effective...

Contracting to Buy Property Without Finance in Place is a High-Risk Strategy

Natalie Skinner
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Those who enter into contracts to acquire property without having adequate finance in place beforehand do so at considerable risk. In a High Court case on point, a property developer forfeited its six-figure deposit after failing to complete the...

What's Yours Is Yours and Your Will Does Not Have to Be Fair

Laura Hails
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When making a will, the law does not require you to act fairly and the general rule is that everyone is permitted to leave their worldly assets to whoever they wish. In a case on point, the High Court honoured a pensioner’s bequest of by far her...

Best interests of the children

Laura Hails
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Each year thousands of children experience the separation of their parents.  Divorce and separation generates a large level of stress in a person’s life and it is likely that children will have feelings about divorce and separation which will be...

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