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The Incapacity Crisis, Preparing for later life with a Lasting Power of Attorney

The Incapacity Crisis

It is currently thought that nearly 850,000 people in the UK have diagnosed or undiagnosed dementia and, according to the …

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Buying or selling a property the Conveyancing Team at Hunt & Coombs Solicitors can help with legal advice

Buying a home with Help to Buy:

There is still a lot of confusion surrounding the various help to buy schemes and when and to whom they will apply.

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Employment law - what happens when firms go into administration

In light of the recent annoucements about Poundworld and House of Fraser

Poundworld is reported to have entered into administration, putting the roles of 5,100 employees at risk, Rolls-Royce have …

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Divorce lawyers in Peterborough

Divorce

In October 2015 a ‘No Fault Divorce’ Bill was brought to Parliament’s attention citing that the current law is both rigid and out …

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Hunt & Coombs Solicitors can help with NHS Continuing Health Care

NHS Continuing Health Care

NHS Continuing Health Care (CHC) is the name given to a package of healthcare provided by the NHS.

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The Office of Tax Simplification is asking on views to simplify Inheritance Tax

Inheritance Tax

The Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) has requested anyone with a personal experience of Inheritance Tax (IHT) to provide …

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How will charity fundraising be impacted by GDPR?

GDPR and Charities

On Friday 25 May 2018, The General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) will come into force and have an impact on how charities …

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Contact Hunt & Coombs Solicitors for legal advice for divorce and family matters

Spousal maintenance

In the recent case of Waggott V Waggott the Court of Appeal decided that the former wife (Kim Waggott) should work and not assume …

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CEO fraud or CEO Whaling warning issued by Action fraud and Government

Alert for charities

On 26 March 2018, the Charity Commission published an alert for charities concerning CEO fraud.

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Other than returning goods for a refund, how are consumers protected if a product turns out to be dangerous?

The BMW recall - What happens when products are dangerous?

An electrical fault found in certain models could cause cars to stall unexpectedly, and has been linked to an accident in 2016 in …

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