Leanne Farr: A great loss to all of us at Stone Rowe Brewer

2017-09-20T15:28:07+00:00April 27th, 2015|

Leanne Farr: A great loss to all of us at Stone Rowe Brewer With great sadness and regret we learned of the death of Leanne Farr. Leanne’s passing will be a great loss to all of us at Stone Rowe Brewer. Leanne was a very talented conveyancer and her professionalism and knowledge will be greatly [...]

SRB named Best Customer Service runners up in the Property Forum Awards 2015

2017-09-27T09:29:56+00:00April 24th, 2015|

SRB named Best Customer Service runners up in the Property Forum Awards 2015 Stone Rowe Brewer are delighted to have been named runners up in the Conveyancing – Best Customer Service – category in the Property Forum Awards 2015. The award recognised efforts to promote customer care, which has contributed to the firm’s overall success, [...]

Child Inclusive Mediation: Direct Consultation with Children in Mediation

2017-09-27T09:31:09+00:00April 22nd, 2015|

Child Inclusive Mediation: Direct Consultation with Children in Mediation As a parent, it’s normal to feel uncertain about how to give your children the right support through your divorce or separation. It may be uncharted territory, but you can successfully navigate this unsettling time—and help your kids emerge from it feeling loved, confident, and strong. [...]

Scrapping Zero-Hour Contracts: The Implications

2017-09-27T16:00:17+00:00April 16th, 2015|

Scrapping Zero-Hour Contracts: The Implications There has been a lot of discussion regarding the subject of so-called zero-hour contracts in recent years, and on 1st April 2015, Ed Miliband promised to ‘end the epidemic’ (of zero-hour contracts), which he claims are ‘undermining family life’, if Labour are successful in the forthcoming General Election. The implications [...]

Lasting Power of Attorney Form Changes

2017-09-27T12:53:29+00:00April 13th, 2015|

Lasting Power of Attorney Form Changes The Office of the Public Guardian have published details of changes to be made to the existing Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) forms.  The new forms will enable users to create and register new LPAs on one form, to make the registration process simpler. The guidance notes are also [...]

Inheritance Tax Exemption Extended

2017-09-20T15:30:33+00:00April 8th, 2015|

Inheritance Tax Exemption Extended The budget on 18th March 2015 provided awaited clarification on the proposal to extend the existing exemption from Inheritance Tax on the estates of members of the armed services. Currently the estates of armed services personnel are exempt from IHT where their death occurs while they are on active service, or [...]

New Provision Of Care Framework Comes Into Force

2017-09-27T12:57:36+00:00April 1st, 2015|

New Provision Of Care Framework Comes Into Force A new framework for the provision of care comes into force today (April 1, 2015). The Care Act 2014 builds on existing rules but has a new focus on providing support not only for those needing care, but also for their carers. Local Authorities now have a [...]