Winston Solicitors LLP blog

Posted on: 15/05/2014
Commercial property leeds
Predictions are that the UK economy will exceed its pre–recession peak this summer. Business activity has been growing in every region of Britain over the last few quarters and it is clear that...

Posted on: 15/04/2014
Mediation Information and Assessment Meeting - MIAM

Key changes under Section 10 (1) of the Children and Families Act 2014 will now govern how applications to Court for private children issues and for financial remedy following divorce/civil partnership...

Posted on: 11/04/2014
Employment law changes 6th April 2014

Remember Remember 6 April 2014?

The last couple of years have seen an unprecedented level of changes to employment law including the introduction of fees into the employment tribunal system in...

Posted on: 02/01/2014
family breakdown

New Year is often a time when you assess your future and decide to change your family arrangements. Alternatively you may be on the receiving end of your partner delivering the news that they consider your...

Posted on: 05/12/2013
Compulsory MIAMS

As April 2014 draws closer it is hoped that the Children and Families Bill will be enacted making it compulsory for parties to attend a family mediation assessment appointment (“MIAMS”) prior to...

Posted on: 31/10/2013

Why should I explore family mediation? 

As seasonal changes take hold, summer seems a distance memory and the nights are ever drawing in. The shops are full of Halloween masks,...

Posted on: 18/10/2013
Dispute Resolution Week 2013

2012 saw Resolution (the organisation committed to assisting family lawyers resolve cases in a constructive and costs effective manner) launch the first Dispute Resolution week. The intention behind Dispute...

Posted on: 17/10/2013
Separated at Christmas

It is that time of year when summer is but a distant memory, Autumn is going by in a blink of an eye and winter is rapidly approaching. As well as the apprehension that most of us face surrounding the dark...