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There are two things certain in life – Death and Taxes

11th October 2021 by Aquabridge Law

There Are Two Things Certain in Life – Death and Taxes With the recent health and social care levy putting up national insurance contributions there has been a lot of talk about who and what should be taxed. As a private client solicitor at every budget I pray that the changes are not going to… read more

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Daniel Craig to leave his children £0.07

31st August 2021 by Aquabridge Law

Daniel Craig to Leave his Children £0.07? A story has been released this week that Daniel Craig finds the concept of inheritance ‘distasteful’. Daniel Craig and his actress wife Rachel Weisz are rumored to have a combined net worth in the region of $190 million but they do not intend to leave their vast fortune… read more

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Does money bring out the worst in people?

12th July 2021 by Aquabridge Law

Does Money Bring Out the Worst in People? As a Wills and Probate solicitor you tend to be involved in some of the worst times of a client’s life. We see people when they have lost someone very close to them and work with them throughout the grieving process. Losing someone is difficult enough without… read more

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Are Wills entering the digital age

22nd June 2021 by Aquabridge Law

Are Wills Entering the Digital Age? Due to the coronavirus pandemic many different industries have been forced to modernize. Client appointments have moved to Zoom and conversations which would’ve happened face to face are happening via email. The legal industry has always tended to be a little archaic and has had to be dragged kicking… read more

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LGBT+ Wills

7th June 2021 by Aquabridge Law

The Importance of LGBT+ Wills Happy Pride Month! In order to celebrate I have decided to write a blog on the very celebratory and not at all morbid topic of making sure you have a plan in place for when you die or lose capacity. Whilst it is vitally important for everyone to have the… read more

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The lessons Business Owners can learn from succession

27th May 2021 by Aquabridge Law

The Lessons Business Owners Can Learn from Succession:  Don’t be Logan Roy Succession is a Golden Globe winning TV Show on HBO (Prime Video for UK viewers) which is well worth a watch, it is filled with all your favorite HBO drama elements – betrayal, deceit and a dysfunctional family. It centers around a media… read more

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Will Drafting in a Crypto Economy

11th May 2021 by Aquabridge Law

You cannot seem to turn on the news these days without seeing the latest trends in crypto currency. Whether it is the latest over night millionaire who invested in an online currency the rest of us hadn’t heard of in the year 2000 or the poor soul who has lost their password to their online… read more

Estate planning for business owners

17th January 2020 by Aquabridge Law

For many business owners the day-to-day running of the business can be all-consuming, meaning that contemplating the risks to the business that would arise in the event they should lose mental capacity, or die, naturally tend to fall down the priority list. None of us enjoys confronting our own demise, but most of us recognise… read more

Business owners and social media liability

13th November 2019 by Aquabridge Law

Social media sites like Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn have become essential to how we communicate in the modern world, both from a personal and a commercial perspective. For business owners, however, social media use can pose significant risks that may not be readily apparent. Here are three key types of risk that we think business… read more

Four key points for franchise fulfilment

10th September 2019 by Aquabridge Law

How to give your franchise a better chance of success by bearing these four key points in mind when reviewing your Franchise Agreement. In the excitement of embarking on a new franchise business, it’s easy to overlook the importance of the terms you’re being offered. Yet the franchise agreement lays out all your obligations and… read more