Pension Sharing on Divorce – A Fairer Way?

In 2014 a study on the treatment of pensions in divorce found a substantial proportion of potentially unfair financial outcomes. Of 369 court files used in the study 80% included at least one relevant pension and yet only 14% contained a pension sharing order. Family law specialists confirmed that offsetting pensions against other capital assets…

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Discounted Legal Services for Keyworkers

Farnworth Rose are pleased to announce that for the months of April, May and June we are offering a 10% discount on all legal services for keyworkers. “The last few weeks have demonstrated just how important the key workers of this country are and we would like to acknowledge that by offering them a reduced…

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Solicitors Launch Clear View Wills Service in Response to Covid-19

Nelson law firm Farnworth Rose Solicitors has launched a new service which allows Wills to be correctly executed at a distance during the Coronavirus. “We have already seen a significant increase in the demand for Wills, inheritance tax planning and Lasting Powers of Attorney over the last three weeks, however there have been challenges to…

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Separation and Divorce: Practical Guidelines During Covid-19

With Government guidelines to stay at home and where possible, work from home due to the Covid-19 virus, this will be an added challenge for those who are wishing to separate or divorce but currently live in the same household. It is of course not always possible for one or both parties to vacate a…

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10 Coronavirus Scams To Watch Out For

Here are 10 coronavirus related scams to be aware of. Please share! 1. Criminals using the internet, telephones and doorstep calls to exploit fear of the coronavirus pandemic. 2. Scams that include the sale of fake sanitisers, bogus demands for donations and false offers to run errands for the elderly and vulnerable. 3. Fraudsters offering…

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