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Pet Custody - Does the losing partner have to pay ‘Pet Support’?

Having one, two or even eight pets can cost a lot of money - and that has been the subject of the recent divorce battle between pop star Mandy Moore and ex husband Ryan Adams.

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It's the time of year for socialising but can you go to work if you've had a few drinks?

The latest in our series of festive employment law posts looks at the implications of alcohol consumption and work. So can you go to work after having had some Christmas cheer the day or night before, or on the same day?

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Formula 1 Giants Mercedes Try to Stop Engineer Moving to Ferrari but can restrictive covenants be enforced?

Mercedes are taking legal action against an engineering employee after he allegedly searched and saved Mercedes race data in preparation for his move to rivals Ferrari.

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Divorce advice for men - children, family homes and financial provision

Whilst many issues surrounding divorce affect both male and female partners, there are a number of issues that are of particular concern to men. It's common in the UK for the family home to be transferred into the female partner’s name, the children stay in the family home and the male ex-partner must make financial provision for the family. This post addresses a number of concerns that men who are considering or going through divorce may have and offers advice on how to find the best family lawyer to help.

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My boss says we are too busy to take breaks during the Christmas period - is this legal?

The Working Time Regulations 1998 (WTR) give most workers in the UK the right to take breaks during their working day.

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