The Myth of the “Common Law Marriage”.

2017-09-27T15:59:08+00:00September 23rd, 2013|

The Myth of the “Common Law Marriage”. In a recent survey of MPs, undertaken by Resolution (www.resolution.org.uk), 69% of those surveyed agreed that many of their constituents mistakenly believed that there was such a concept as ‘common law marriage’. The Liberal Democrats also recently debated the issue of cohabitation rights at their annual conference. This [...]

A master class in how not to behave as a parent

2017-09-20T15:54:56+00:00September 16th, 2013|

A master class in how not to behave as a parent If there was ever a clear illustration of how not to behave as a parent, the film adaptation of Henry James’ novel, What Maisie Saw, demonstrates it perfectly. Directed by Scott McGhee and David Sigel, the 2013 release tells the story of a little [...]

St Margerets Business Seminar Success

2017-09-27T13:54:18+00:00September 12th, 2013|

St Margerets Business Seminar Success SRB hosted the first of a series of seminars on Wednesday evening – with this week’s focus on briefing start-up and small businesses how best to structure their companies, employment law issues and protecting intellectual property. The well-attended event, which took place at The Crown pub in St. Margarets, also [...]

Child Maintenance- The New “Gross Income Scheme”

2017-09-20T15:55:30+00:00September 9th, 2013|

Child Maintenance- The New “Gross Income Scheme” From the 29th July 2013, the new “gross income” regime for calculating child maintenance was extended to families with two or more children. Previously the “gross income” scheme had only been open to families with four or more children. New applications to the Child Maintenance Service (CMS), previously [...]