BM Life Stages Report

Modern Family Matters

Download it today

Search Insights


articles

30 August - Jacqui O'Rourke

The recent case of Ian Paterson, the breast surgeon found guilty of 17 counts of wounding with intent and sentenced to 15 years in prison, later increased to 20 years,... Read More

articles

18 August - Emma Williams

Following what the Guardian recently branded the 'ground rent scandal' where owners of leasehold houses, in particular, were highlighted as facing spiralling ground rents, the Government has set out plans... Read More

articles

17 August

On 25 May 2018, the GDPR will become directly applicable in all EU member states and, despite Brexit negotiations, the UK Government has confirmed that it will be implementing these... Read More

articles

17 August

In certain circumstances, a party's signature to a deed must be attested by a witness.  For example, if the executing party is an individual or if a company executed the... Read More

articles

17 August

On 27 June the FCA published its Policy Statement PS17/13 'Investment and corporate banking: prohibition of restrictive contractual clauses'. This details the FCA's decision to ban firms from entering into... Read More

articles

17 August

This note provides an overview of how the duty of responsibility will apply to Consumer Credit Firms in 2018 and why preparation for the Senior Managers' Regime and duty of... Read More

articles

17 August

The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy ("BEIS") has clarified that a person taking security over shares in a Scottish Company must appear on the company's Register of People... Read More

articles

17 August

On 10 July 2017, the European Commission published a consultation amongst other things on the protection of secured creditors from a borrower's default. The consultation suggests a new type of... Read More

newsletters

17 August - Kath Shimmin

Welcome to the second "offering" of BBB 2017. This edition covers the interesting case of HMRC v Mercedes Benz Financial Services UK (case C-164/16) and whether a mixed nature leasing agreement is... Read More

articles

17 August

In African Export-Import Bank and others v Shebah Exploration & Production Company Ltd and others the Court of Appeal determined that the use of negotiated LMA terms did not amount to dealing... Read More

newsletters

16 August - Kirsteen Hook

Our Charities team here at Blake Morgan regularly publishes e-bulletins to keep you up-to-date with breaking news and topical issues affecting the sector. We also offer regular charity trustee induction... Read More

articles

9 August - Patricia Wakeford

Earlier this week, it was reported that 40% of maternity wards in England closed their doors to expectant mothers at least once in 2016. Patricia Wakeford, a dual-qualified solicitor and... Read More