21 March 2017
Re Estate of Norman Frederick Martin (Deceased) sub nom Maureen Patricia Martin v Joy Williams (2017): The High Court has found in favour of Maureen Martin as the sole beneficiary of her late husband Norman Martin’s estate, who appealed against a decision of the Central London County Court concerning reasonable financial provision to be made from the estate to Joy Williams, Mr Martin’s long term partner and cohabitee.
25 April 2017
Head of Immigration, Nick Rollason, comments in FT article today following the recently issued Home Office guidance for EU citizens.
13 April 2017
In early April, the UK's Home Office published revised guidance for EU nationals, an issue that will concern wealth managers, as well as the wider affected population. How secure are rights after Brexit? A major issue in the UK’s departure from the European Union is the situation faced by non-UK citizens who have come from EU member states. This clearly has considerable relevance as an issue for wealth managers, some of whom are in this situation themselves, or who employ and work with those who are. Talking to figures in the industry recently, this news service was left very much with the view that migration is possibly the most important risk from Brexit, at least depending on exactly how the UK chooses to quit the EU bloc.
In this article in WealthBriefing, Katie Newbury considers these issues. The full article was first published on 13 April 2017 and can be found HERE (£).
6 April 2017
One piece of the puzzle has fallen into place but uncertainty over the whole persists. Iain miller writes in solicitors journal on the implications of Brexit for the UK legal services market. See full article here.
4 April 2017
Civil Fraud case update: January – March 2017