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Living together before marriage – “We’ll never split up!”

September 25th 2018
 

By Laura Ousby Solicitor Living together as “husband and wife” without marrying does not present the same legal rights as marriage, particularly on separation. When couples move in together they think that it will be forever and they will never separate.  After all, it isn’t very romantic to think that one day it may end. The reality is, however, that many cohabiting couples do separate and what they think will…

Building an engaged and loyal team is one of the best ways to project a business as a fantastic place to work …

September 24th 2018
 

Sheenah Alcock Photography Building an engaged and loyal team is one of the best ways to project a business as a fantastic place to work, a conference heard. And having a plan to actively market a company to potential employees ‘who may not even know they want to work there’ will give bosses a head start in the increasingly tough battle for talent. The two themes…

Farming Partnerships – Things to be Careful

September 21st 2018
 

By Jonathan Carroll, Head of Agriculture  Yet again a farming family dispute has led to huge legal costs, when a decent partnership agreement would have prevented it for a tiny fraction of the sums lost. The Wild family farmed Beard Hall Farm from 1965, which was owned by dad, Ben.  Ben and his wife Jean brought their son, Malcolm, into the partnership in 1978 when he was just 16, but…

Jonathan Carroll, Cartmell Shepherd Solicitors
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