Other Private Client News

Online ‘Nazi’ Slurs Bring Film Maker Libel DamagesSeptember 21, 2016

The dangers of 'letting fly' on the Internet are legion and not sufficiently appreciated by some. Freedom of expression is not an absolute right, as...

Exceptional Cases Justify Experimental CareSeptember 1, 2016

In a unique decision, which will give hope to people who have family members being denied experimental treatments by the NHS on costs grounds, the...

Exceptional Cases Justify Experimental CareSeptember 1, 2016

In a unique decision, which will give hope to people who have family members being denied experimental treatments by the NHS on costs grounds, the...

Mental Capacity – Simplified System for Deprivation of Liberty PlannedAugust 17, 2016

The complexity of the law relating to people of diminished mental capacity has long been a bone of contention and, with an ageing population, the...

Mental Capacity – Simplified System for Deprivation of Liberty PlannedAugust 17, 2016

The complexity of the law relating to people of diminished mental capacity has long been a bone of contention and, with an ageing population, the...

Right to Refuse Treatment and Mental IllnessAugust 7, 2016

The right to die or to refuse medical treatment is a complex issue that has been the subject of debate for many years. It presents...

Right to Refuse Treatment and Mental IllnessAugust 7, 2016

The right to die or to refuse medical treatment is a complex issue that has been the subject of debate for many years. It presents...

Regulators Make Sure That Debt Counsellors Can Be TrustedJuly 20, 2016

It is a comfort to consumers that those who advise the public on money matters are tightly regulated and can be swiftly shut down if...

Regulators Make Sure That Debt Counsellors Can Be TrustedJuly 20, 2016

It is a comfort to consumers that those who advise the public on money matters are tightly regulated and can be swiftly shut down if...

‘Know Your Client’ Failure Costs FirmJune 22, 2016

Although clients often regard as a nuisance the extensive 'know your client' procedures that are required by financial institutions and professional firms, the importance of...