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Squire Patton Boggs | United Kingdom | 17 Apr 2019

How2 Do Pensions: Same Sex Marriage and Civil Partnership

In England and Wales, it has been possible to register for a civil partnership since 5 December 2005 and to register for a same sex marriage since 13


Brodies LLP | United Kingdom | 15 Apr 2019

Scots invade NYC!

Earlier this month, Billy Connolly led the 21st New York Tartan Day Parade. The US celebration of Scottish culture saw pipers, drummers and dancers


Anthony Gold | United Kingdom | 9 Apr 2019

What happens if you die without a Will?

Your estate will devolve under the Intestacy Rules and your spouse or civil partner will only benefit if they survive you by a period of 28 days. If


Brodies LLP | United Kingdom, European Union | 3 Apr 2019

Are you prepared for a ‘no-deal’ Brexit?

Although the UK and the EU have agreed on a Brexit extension, a no-deal exit on 12 April remains a possibility. A no-deal Brexit is expected to have


Anthony Gold | United Kingdom | 26 Mar 2019

Do I have to accept inheritance left to me under a Will or the Intestacy rules?

There are a number of circumstances where the beneficiary of a Will may not actually want to receive their inheritance. They may want to make


BDB Pitmans LLP | United Kingdom | 19 Mar 2019

Inheritance tax pitfalls of mixed domicile marriages and civil partnerships

The domicile election procedure, can be a great benefit in some cases, particularly following a death. In other cases however, adopting this


BPE Solicitors LLP | United Kingdom | 2 Oct 2018

Civil Partnerships: Equality for All?

It was announced today by Theresa May that heterosexual couples will be able to enter into a civil partnership, a union previously restricted to same


Brodies LLP | United Kingdom | 20 Sep 2018

World Alzheimer’s Day - The importance of powers of attorney

As World Alzheimer’s Day approaches, it is an opportunity to raise awareness of the illness and support those living with dementia, as well as their


Brodies LLP | United Kingdom, European Union | 3 Sep 2018

Brexit and the impact on international families

The long running debate on what form the post-Brexit relationship between the UK and EU will take reached a new stage with the publication of the UK


Kingsley Napley | United Kingdom | 9 Jul 2018

Incompatible with equality? The Supreme Court rules in favour of civil partnerships for all

The Supreme Court has ruled that legislation stating that only same sex couples can enter into a civil partnership is not compatible with its human

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