A will is a legal document that enables an individual to set out wishes as to what they would like to happen to their property and assets when they die. The Wills Act 1837 is the legislation in place that governs this area of law, although the creation of a last will and testament is … Continued
We’re delighted to announce that we’ve reached the final in two categories of the CILEx National Awards 2019, which recognise talent, innovation and business practices that open up access to the legal profession. Diversity & Inclusion Award Our selection as a finalist in this award recognises our strategic objective of encouraging inclusion and celebrating diversity. … Continued
An increasing number of claims for motorcycle accidents are being brought before the courts in order to resolve liability. These cases are often complex, owing to unique circumstances combined with the nature and severity of injuries that can be sustained. This article will concentrate on some of the common causes of motorcycle accidents, look at contributory … Continued
At a recent hearing involving a cycling accident at the Central London County Court, a cyclist has been found liable to pay compensation for injuries sustained by a pedestrian while she was crossing the road and looking at her mobile phone.
Happy Father’s Day to all the fathers, grandfathers, stepfathers, foster fathers and special guardians! In this article, we look at fathers and parental responsibility, which isn’t always straightforward. (Unlike a mother, a father does not automatically acquire Parental Responsibility when their child is born.)
Carers Week runs from the 11-16 June, with the sole – and invaluable – purpose of raising awareness of the huge number of family and friends who selflessly care for a loved one, and also to get carers connected.
The Directors of Lyons Davidson Limited are pleased to announce the following 2019 appointments. The following staff have been appointed Senior Managers/Partners: Simon Gale (Corporate) and Caroline Tait (Injury, Lyons Davidson Scotland). The following staff have been appointed Senior Associate: Juliet Bartlett and Oliver Marsh (Claimant); Aidan Monaghan (Compliance); Andy Vraitch (Defendant); Michael Tait (Employment); … Continued