News and Updates2017-09-27T11:19:28+01:00

Family Mediation Week | 18th-22nd January 2021

January 20th, 2021|

Family Mediation Week | 18th-22nd January 2021 Taking place from 18-22 January 2021, Family Mediation Week aims to raise awareness of mediation and how it can help separating families manage their issues collaboratively and productively. [...]

Settlement Agreements and Furlough

July 15th, 2020|

As the end of Coronavirus Job Retention (Furlough) Scheme approaches fast (31st October 2020), we focus here on the option that employers have of using a settlement agreement in order to manage their workforce requirements [...]

No-fault Divorces in England and Wales

June 11th, 2020|

No-fault Divorces in England and Wales The Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill has passed in the House of Commons. Under the proposed law, the reason for Divorce will be simplified to the marriage has [...]

The Co-Parent Hub

May 20th, 2020|

The Co-Parent Hub The Hub is a resource for parents created by Children and Family CourtAdvisory and Support Service (Cafcass), The Ministry of Justice and OnePlusOne.  Parents can find information about Separated Parents Information Programme [...]

Commercial Contracts and Coronavirus

April 22nd, 2020|

Commercial Contracts and Coronavirus The recent government announcement on the 16th April that the lockdown due to Coronavirus will extend at least for a further 3 weeks continues to challenge all businesses in an [...]

Online Video Meetings for Initial Advice Meetings

April 16th, 2020|

Online Video Meetings for Initial Advice Meetings Online Video Meetings for Initial Advice Meetings, Options Meetings, Mediation Information and Assessment Meetings and Mediation at Stone Rowe Brewer LLP Whilst we have always conducted Online Video [...]

Smart Motorways

February 12th, 2020|

As many road users are aware, so called ” smart “motorways have become increasingly common in recent years throughout the country. What is a smart motorway? According to the RAC, a smart motorway is a [...]

Transparency is the key to reducing claims!

January 23rd, 2020|

Transparency is the key to reducing claims! I was interested to read the headline on BBC News yesterday that the NHS in England face a pay out of £4.3bn for Clinical Negligence compensation claims. Putting aside [...]

Lost in the NHS

November 29th, 2019|

It will come as no surprise that the NHS plays a paramount part in everyone's life with many of us requiring hospital and/or GP input at various times throughout the duration of our lives. It [...]

Divorce and Dissolution

October 24th, 2019|

Will we ever see the Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill? For what seems like a lifetime we have been transfixed by the endless Brexit debates dominating TV and the media. However, one casualty, amongst others [...]

Player Head Injury

October 23rd, 2019|

As the Rugby World Cup reaches its knockout stages, much media attention is being given to players suffering head injuries. In separate games against Australia and Fiji, the Welsh fly-half Dan Biggar was forced [...]