Working from home might be great for now – but will it last?

Working from home might be great for now – but will it last?

Marilyn Stowe is one of the UK’s best known family lawyers. She founded and sold the UK’s largest family law firm in 2017. She takes a look at whether working from home will last forever. I wore an Alexander McQueen cream and black tweed suit with sky high black patent heels, to sign away ownership […]

Special code scheme to help domestic abuse victims

Special code scheme to help domestic abuse victims

Victims of domestic abuse can now use a special code word to alert staff in pharmacies across the country that they require help. Abuse victims can now “Ask for Ani” in pharmacies, including Boots stores, across the UK to signal they need help and support. The scheme was set up to give victims an opportunity […]

Sharp increase in legal professionals seeking help for anxiety

Sharp increase in legal professionals seeking help for anxiety

The number of legal professionals contacting the charity LawCare for emotional support continues to rise year on year, with 738 legal professionals seeking help in 2020, a rise of 9% on the previous year. The charity received 964 calls, webchats, and emails to their support service in 2020. The most common problems cited were stress […]

Government’s new strategy to protect children from sexual abuse

Government's new strategy to protect children from sexual abuse

The Government has published a new nationwide strategy in a bid to protect children from all forms of child sexual abuse. The ‘Tackling Child Sexual Abuse Strategy’ sets out our whole-system response to all forms of child sexual abuse to stop offenders. In regards to details of the strategy, The Home Office state: “This strategy […]