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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


Child injury - balance of probabilities
  • DMH Stallard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 16 2010

When considering who was likely to have caused injury to a child, for the purpose of determining who should have care of the child, the civil or 'balance of probabilities' approach is the one that must be taken in all instances


Courts won't enforce undocumented 'rights'
  • DMH Stallard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 19 2010

It is often thought that, when couples live together, they have similar rights to those who are married or in a civil partnership


Foreign divorces - better protection for spouses
  • DMH Stallard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 30 2010

The principle that British persons divorced abroad can look to the courts in England and Wales to ensure that their 'reasonable needs' are met in the divorce settlement has been firmly established following a recent case involving a divorced couple who both hold joint British and Nigerian nationality


Failure to create documents leads to court case
  • DMH Stallard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 9 2010

It is often said that an oral contract is as good as the paper it's written on


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


To will or not to will - you will be surprised!
  • DMH Stallard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 13 2010

Making a Will is something which we all think about doing, but never quite get sorted


For better or for worse
  • DMH Stallard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 13 2010

Two relationships have recently hit the headlines, the outcome of one is possible cause for concern for divorced husbands and their responsibility to their former wives, the second may ultimately provide some clarity for partners thinking of marrying


Varying wills - the wrong way!
  • DMH Stallard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 14 2009

Unlike some countries, the UK allows a will to be varied if the beneficiaries under it all agree


House of Lords ups the ante on asset confiscation
  • DMH Stallard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 17 2009

In one of its final decisions before it is replaced by the new Supreme Court, the House of Lords has allowed a confiscation order against a criminal in a judgment that will come as a blow to others in the same line of business