Divorce down as pre nups rise - our family lawyers explain the growth in silver splitters and divorce day
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We meet a number of clients who consider that they have been wronged and wish to either pursue a case or indeed sternly defend one. Sometimes this robustness makes them resistant to exploring settlement. We always advise against this.
The BBC today reported that an error on the Ministry of Justice website with automated forms may have led to unfair settlements in divorce cases.
The office party holds many pitfalls, with the volatile mix of office politics and alcohol. Employers need to remind employees that the party is an extension of the workplace, but if anything goes wrong make sure they are treating employees fairly and equally.
Collaborative law is an innovative way of reaching agreement when a relationship breaks down