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Below are summaries of our legal news articles from the corresponding year. Please click on the 'read more' links to view the full text.

Wednesday 16 December 2015 - What Does it Mean to be an Executor of a Will?
An executor is a person appointed in a Will to undertake the sorting out of an individual's money and property after they have passed away. The duties of an executor are extensive and do not end unti...
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Friday 25 September 2015 - Care of Your Children
How can a solicitor help if there is a serious crisis regarding the care of your children? We are consulted after the police and social services are already involved because a parent or family member ...
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Thursday 20 August 2015 - What Can I Do To Prevent My Will Being Challenged?
It is always best to have a Will to avoid any uncertainty after you have died.  There are various steps to take to reduce the risk of your Will being disputed. You should always ensure that your ...
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Tuesday 14 July 2015 - Sampson Coward Celebrate 21st Anniversary
Salisbury solicitors, Sampson Coward, celebrate 21 years in practice. On 8 July Sampson Coward invited their clients and local business contacts to a party held at Cranes Wine Cafe in Salisbury. ...
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Tuesday 23 June 2015 - Can I Renew My Business Lease?
Most business leases are protected by the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954.  This means that the lease will continue past the end of the term and, subject to the landlord's rights of opposition, the ...
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Monday 1 June 2015 - Resolving Issues Following Relationship Breakdown
There are different ways to resolve issues with your partner and you can choose the most appropriate for your family.   Family mediation - a voluntary process where a couple (or other family...
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Thursday 19 March 2015 - Is Your Land Registered?
According to the Land Registry's latest report more than 15% of land in England and Wales is currently unregistered. Compulsory registration of all land purchased in England and Wales with the Land R...
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Thursday 19 February 2015 - When Do You Need Planning Permission & Building Regulations?
Whether you are a property owner looking to extend or alter your home or purchasing with a view to carrying out building works in the future, Planning Permission and Building Regulations are something...
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Saturday 14 February 2015 - What are the Benefits of Family Mediation?
If you choose mediation to resolve your dispute with your former partner regarding children and/or financial issues, it has several advantages over court proceedings or other methods of dispute resolu...
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Friday 6 February 2015 - Importance of a Will
No one likes to think about dying and so people tend to put off making a Will. Sadly, coming to the end of your life is unavoidable but it is possible for us to help you ensure your affairs are all in...
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Wednesday 28 January 2015 - My Relationship Has Broken Down
If you are married, you cannot begin divorce proceedings unless you have been married for over a year. A Divorce Petition must be issued by the court stating the marriage has "irretrievably brok...
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Monday 12 January 2015 - What is Probate?
Probate is a document obtained from court after someone has died which names the people who have the right to deal with the deceased's property and financial affairs. There is a slightly different pro...
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