Category: Personal

Paternity Test FAQs

Paternity Test FAQs

There are a number of reasons why you may seek a paternity test, from a dispute over child maintenance to securing child contact through the courts. Whether you have decided to get a paternity...

Grounds for Civil Partnership Dissolution

Grounds for Civil Partnership Dissolution

To apply for a civil partnership dissolution, you must provide the court with relevant legal grounds for the partnership to be brought to an end. Grounds for civil partnership dissolution In England and Wales,...

Assent of Property to Transfer Ownership

Assent of Property to Transfer Ownership

An “assent” of property is the transfer of legal ownership of property or land by the personal representative(s) of the estate of someone who has died to the beneficiary or beneficiaries. Unlike transfers under...

Civil Partnership Rights

Civil Partnership Rights

A civil partnership is a legally recognised relationship between two people, either same sex or mixed sex. In legal terms, civil partners enjoy the same legal rights and protections as married couples. This extends...

What is My Notice Period?

What is My Notice Period?

Your notice period refers to the time between the date you formally advise your employer that you resign and the date your contract of employment will officially end. Before resigning from employment, you will need...

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How to Get a Child Arrangement Order

A child arrangement order is a court order stipulating who has primary care of the child(ren), and the nature of any contact with the non-resident parent or wider family members. It is not uncommon...