According to new figures from the Ministry of Justice, the number of trials being held in England and Wales has reached a record low as police forces struggle to solve crimes.
HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has today written to businesses explaining their regulatory and reporting obligations ahead of the UK leaving the European Union.
Following expansion to an existing Government scheme, victims of crimes including stalking, harassment and sex crimes will be able to challenge sentences that they believe are too lenient.
An increase in the number of people choosing to opt for a “DIY” Will is being attributed to a rise in probate disputes being heard at the High Court.
A charity has been ordered to pay £12,350 in an unfair dismissal case after a former employee was made redundant in April 2018. Mr Ghaffar worked for Age UK as an information and advice worker in Kirklees and Calderdale and
A church warden, dubbed “cruel and calculating,” has been convicted of murdering a pensioner, in a failed bid to inherit his estate. Conman, Benjamin Field, 28, was convicted of killing retired teacher, Peter Farquhar, 69, then attempting to cover up
New figures from property website, Rightmove, have shown a marked rise in sales agreed as the UK heads towards the 31 October Brexit deadline. The month to 10 August saw 6.1 per cent more sales agreed than in the same
Applications for powers of attorney have doubled to 3,850,000 in the last three years, allowing more people to take control of a loved one’s affairs in the event of ill health. In excess of 800,000 applications were made in the
There is a widespread misconception that Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPAs) – legal documents that allow nominated people to take certain decisions on your behalf if you lose your capacity – only need to be considered by older people. However,
Investment in UK industrial commercial property has increased, with the continuing rise in demand for online shopping driving the demand, according to the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.