The day-to-day life of a company senior manager or director is one of making decisions, sometimes tough and complex ones, which may have a significant impact on the future of the company and any of its stakeholders. They must do so amidst ever-increasing amounts of legislation, regulation, opinion and best practice in corporate governance and risk management. And, because they are only human, they can make mistakes - mistakes that can see them personally liable for any losses suffered by the company

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The Family Law Team successfully represented a Mother in obtaining damages for breach of human rights where the Local Authority delayed issuing care proceedings.  We were also successful in obtaining a costs order against the Local Authority. Read more here.

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Francesca Wiley QC has written this insightful and thought-provoking article which is essential reading.  At Edward Hayes LLP we specialize in these complex and challenging cases guiding and supporting you throughout.  Please contact the Family Law Team on hfitzsimons@edwardhayes.co.uk or 01243 832568 (direct dial).

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The prospect of going on holiday abroad should be an exciting one, eagerly anticipated and impatiently awaited. But for a parent who is separated or divorced it can be hugely stressful when their ex wants to take their children abroad. Whether or not your ex can take your children on a holiday outside of the UK will depend on any legal arrangements in place regarding their care and custody, such as a Shared Parenting Agreement, and who has parental responsibility. What is Parental Responsibility? All

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While teachers and children cannot wait for the summer holidays, their excitement is not always shared by parents who are separated or divorced. Issues involving children, such as where they will live and how they will spend time with each parent, are amongst the most difficult when parents separate. But dealing with childcare during the holidays doesn’t have to be daunting. With some careful planning, co-operation and clear communication, everyone can look forward to a stress-free summer. How

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