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Ever thought about using a mobile phone whilst driving?
  • DMH Stallard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 18 2012

Mobile phone offences are a hot topic at the moment and police are clamping down on drivers using their phones


Speeding - the law
  • DMH Stallard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 19 2013

Speeding fines and prosecutions in Britain have increased sevenfold and the number of speed cameras has rocketed, there are nearly 6,000 speed


Wife keeps files in super-rich divorce case
  • DMH Stallard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 28 2010

A 'super-rich' husband will be regretting that he shared a computer system with his wife's brothers after she was able to access the system and extract data from it


Who decides your final resting place?
  • DMH Stallard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 1 2010

One of the most common statements of wish in a will is a statement outlining how one's remains should be dealt with


Registrars can be required to perform civil partnerships
  • DMH Stallard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 7 2010

The Court of Appeal has ruled that a Christian registrar who was dismissed for refusing to perform civil partnership ceremonies was not discriminated against


Sons overturn father's will where mental state in doubt
  • DMH Stallard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 19 2010

A recent case, involving a bitter dispute amongst a Norfolk farming family, has shown that a will may not be upheld by the courts if there are serious doubts about the testamentary capacity of the person who made it


Who is under the influence?
  • DMH Stallard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 17 2010

The law recognises that some people (such as solicitors or accountants) have a high degree of influence over other people (their clients), since clients hire their professional advisers for the specific purpose of giving advice


How do I leave money to charity in my will?
  • DMH Stallard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 23 2010

It's easy to include a charity in your will, but you should always consult your solicitor before you write or change your will to be sure it reflects your exact intentions and that you understand its implications


Forced marriage - one year on
  • DMH Stallard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 15 2010

Since the Forced Marriage (Civil Protection) Act 2007 came into force on 25 November 2008, a Forced Marriage Protection Order (FMPO) has been issued in 86 cases


Divorce and money
  • DMH Stallard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 19 2010

When it comes to dealing with money and divorce, it is important to know what has to be taken into account and the powers available to arrive at fair decisions