Law Commission’s consultation on the law of wills
Thomson Snell & Passmore has responded to the Law Commission’s consultation on the law of wills.
Frequently asked questions from across the practice
Every month we answer frequently asked questions from across the practice and bring them together to help bring clarity to your legal needs. Each of the sections below lead off to a more comprehensive bank of information.
The benefits of promoting positive mental health in the workplace
The management of mental health in the workplace has been hitting headlines in recent months.
In October, the Thriving at Work report, commissioned by Prime Minister Theresa May, found that up to 300,000 people with long-term mental health problems have to leave their jobs each year, with poor ment...
Payment in contracts for construction works – follow the rules!
If you are engaging a contractor under a construction contract, even for a one-off project, you must ensure that you precisely follow the payment terms in your contract, no matter what the circumstances!
Can you disinherit a child?
After the death of Lord Snowdon earlier this year, it was revealed he had left his first-born illegitimate daughter out of his £3.2m estate. Here are the legal implications.