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Running for Charity

Mariam Alipour, Solicitor in the Personal Injury department will be running the Bath half marathon on 12 March 2017 in aid of …

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Using the mobile phone whilst driving, penalty under UK law changes as of the 1 March.
The penalty for using a phone whilst driving has changed as of the 1 March 2017.

A quick way to lose your licence

In an effort to be more effective the penalties for breaking the law have been changed. As of the 1 March 2017, if you are caught …

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Help to buy schemes and how the property lawyers at Hunt & Coombs Solicitors can help

Help to Buy

There is a common misconception that Government schemes designed to help you buy a house are only for first time buyers or those …

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Consumer Rights Act 2015, don't get caught out as a consumer or a seller

How does the Consumer Rights Act 2015 affect me?

On 1st October 2015 the Consumer Rights Act 2015 came into force. The aim of the act is to simplify when you as a consumer can …

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Hunt & Coombs Solicitor raises money for MS-UK by running 5k every day

Keep on running…

December is usually a time for celebrating Christmas, looking forward to the New Year and keeping warm from the cold weather. …

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Merry Christmas from Hunt & Coombs Solicitors and a Happy New Year
Think about the children when divorcing, use a collaborative lawyer.

Leave them out of it!

It was reported recently that an Italian lady was ordered by an Italian Court to pay her ex-husband 30,000 euro’s in compensation …

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Mental Health Lawyers are here to help if you are sectioned under the Mental Act.

The Mental Capacity Act

The Mental Capacity Act  2005 (MCA)  came in to force in October 2007 and is one of several pieces of legislation, which …

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Child arrangement orders and child welfare and not serious domestic violence

Allegations of domestic violence in private client proceedings

One story widely reported was Angelina Jolie’s allegation that Brad Pitt had physically assaulted one of their six children during …

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To make a Will you must be 18 (or 16 if you are in the armed forces), but most people think that this is a pastime for the elderly.

At what age do you have the right to decide what happens to your body after death?

The recent case heard by Mr Justice Peter Jackson of a girl who wanted her body to be cryogenically preserved after her death was …

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