There are two types of Lasting Power of Attorney; one to deal with property and affairs, one to deal with personal welfare. Personal Welfare A Personal Welfare Lasting Power of Attorney allows your attorneys to make decisions on your behalf regarding your personal welfare should you not have the capacity to make those decisions yourself.
If you are a landlord or tenant in a commercial property, chances are you will have to deal with rent reviews at some point. As a landlord you will want to review the rents on your properties as set out in the lease. Doing so will increase your rental income. As a tenant you will want
One of the most common disputes between neighbours is the boundaries between their properties. Boundary disputes can be in relation to commercial, residential and agricultural land. Residential boundary disputes are the most common. We are often asked to help clients with boundary wall disputes or with issues relating to boundary fence ownership. Get help as
Having noisy neighbours is a common problem, but what constitutes a nuisance noise is not always straight forward. Nuisance noise can come in a variety of forms: • Arguments • Loud or bass-heavy music • TVs • DIY projects • Moving furniture • Alarms • Ball games • Dogs barking • Door slamming No house
When parents separate or divorce, where the children should reside may become an issue. Although in most cases the parties can agree the arrangements between themselves, this is not always possible. It is always better to try and reach an agreement with the other parent. The first step should be to approach the other parent
The ACAS Code of Practice came into effect April 2009. Employers are expected to follow the Code. Failure to do so does not render the dismissal automatically unfair but it will be taken into account by a Tribunal both when determining liability and also in assessing compensation. The Code is available on the ACAS website: www.acas.org.uk/drr ACAS
1. Speed Because mediation can be used early in a dispute, an agreement can usually be reached quicker than if pursuing it through the courts. You have the services of an impartial, experienced person who can aid your negotiations, and assist in achieving a quick settlement. If the Mediation is unsuccessful you have neither prejudiced